Albuquerque
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Albuquerque, NM

A square in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with a view of the civic and government buildings
A square in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with a view of the civic and government buildings
The first month of the spring, March, is a mild month in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with average temperature varying between 35.8°F (2.1°C) and 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Temperature

In Albuquerque, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a fresh 52.5°F (11.4°C) in February, to a moderate 60.4°F (15.8°C). In Albuquerque, the average low-temperature is 35.8°F (2.1°C).

Humidity

In Albuquerque, the average relative humidity is 39.7%.

Rainfall

In Albuquerque, it is raining for 4.9 days, with typically 0.6" (14.5mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Albuquerque, during the entire year, the rain falls for 61.2 days and collects up to 9.5" (240.1mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Albuquerque.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Albuquerque is 12h.

Sunshine

In Albuquerque, the average sunshine in March is 8.7h.

UV index

In Albuquerque, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Albuquerque?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 60.4°F (15.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 35.8°F (2.1°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Albuquerque?

In March, the average relative humidity is 39.7%.

How much does it rain in Albuquerque in March?

In March, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the rain falls for 4.9 days. Throughout March, 0.6" (14.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Albuquerque in March?

In Albuquerque, during March, snow falls for 1.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.1" (27.9mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Albuquerque have in March?

In March, the average length of the day is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Albuquerque have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is 8.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Albuquerque?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average high temperature in March: 60.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (46.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 35.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.1°F).

Average humidity in March - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average humidity in March: 39.7%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (56.8%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (29.8%).

Average rainfall in March - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.6").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.4").

Average rainfall days in March - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average rainfall days in March: 4.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (9.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (3.2 days).

Average snowfall in March - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.7").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.5 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and December (2.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

Average UV index in March - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average UV index in March: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).