March weather forecast
Metuchen, NJ

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Metuchen, is a chilly month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 47.5°F (8.6°C) and 34.2°F (1.2°C).

Temperature

In Metuchen, the average high-temperature in March marginally rises from a cold 39.7°F (4.3°C) in February to a frosty 47.5°F (8.6°C). In Metuchen, New Jersey, the average low-temperature is 34.2°F (1.2°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Metuchen is 74%.

Rainfall

In Metuchen, New Jersey, it is raining for 11.1 days, with typically 2.36" (60mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Metuchen, there are 149.9 rainfall days, and 26.93" (684mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December. March is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 3.8 days and accumulates 3.27" (83mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of March in Metuchen, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 5:48 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:42 am and sunset at 7:20 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In Metuchen, the average sunshine in March is 6.2h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in March transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Metuchen?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Metuchen, New Jersey, is 47.5°F (8.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 34.2°F (1.2°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Metuchen?

In March, the average relative humidity in Metuchen is 74%.

How much does it rain in Metuchen in March?

In Metuchen, during March, the rain falls for 11.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.36" (60mm) of precipitation.

When does it snow the most in Metuchen?

March is the month with the most snowfall in Metuchen. Snow falls for 3.8 days and accumulates 3.27" (83mm) of snow.

How much does it snow in Metuchen in March?

In Metuchen, New Jersey, in March, during 3.8 snowfall days, 3.27" (83mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in March in Metuchen?

In March, the average day length in Metuchen, New Jersey, is 11h and 58min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Metuchen?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 5:48 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:42 am and sunset at 7:20 pm EDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Metuchen?

On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Metuchen, New Jersey, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Metuchen have in March?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Metuchen, New Jersey, is 6.2h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Metuchen?

The months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in March in Metuchen?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Metuchen is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average temperature in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average high temperature in March: 47.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 34.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25°F).

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Average pressure in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average pressure in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average pressure in March: 30.06"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.11"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average wind speed in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (9.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6mph).

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Average humidity in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average humidity in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average humidity in March: 74%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February, October and December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (72%).

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Average rainfall in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average rainfall in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.36"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.07").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.54").

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Average rainfall days in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average rainfall days in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average snowfall in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average snowfall in March: 3.27"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (3.27").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average snowfall days in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in March: 3.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 2min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 20min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average sunshine days in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in March: 16 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average UV index in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average cloud cover in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in March: 48

The months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in March
Metuchen, NJ

Average visibility in March - Metuchen, NJ
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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