March weather forecast and climate
Caprock, NM

March, the first month of the spring, in Caprock, is a pleasant month, with average temperature ranging between min 46°F (7.8°C) and max 68.4°F (20.2°C).

Temperature

In Caprock, the average high-temperature increases, from a mild 57.7°F (14.3°C) in February, to a pleasant 68.4°F (20.2°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 46°F (7.8°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Caprock is 35%.

Rainfall

In Caprock, during 5.2 rainfall days, 0.59" (15mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Caprock, there are 77 rainfall days, and 11.22" (285mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Caprock are January through April, October through December. In Caprock, snow falls for 0.3 days, with typically accumulated 0.08" (2mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Caprock, there are 7.4 snowfall days, and 3.15" (80mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Caprock, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Caprock is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in March in Caprock?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Caprock, is 68.4°F (20.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 46°F (7.8°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Caprock?

The average relative humidity in March in Caprock, New Mexico, is 35%.

How much does it rain in Caprock in March?

In Caprock, in March, it is raining for 5.2 days, with typically 0.59" (15mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Caprock?

In Caprock, in March, snow falls for 0.3 days, with typically accumulated 0.08" (2mm) of snow.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Caprock?

The average sunshine in March in Caprock is 9h.

How high is the UV index in March in Caprock?

In Caprock, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Caprock, NM
  • Average high temperature in March: 68.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 46°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.2°F).

Average pressure in March - Caprock, NM
  • Average pressure in March: 29.96"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

Average wind speed in March - Caprock, NM
  • Average wind speed in March: 12.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (10.3mph).

Average humidity in March - Caprock, NM
  • Average humidity in March: 35%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (54%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (32%).

Average rainfall in March - Caprock, NM
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.59"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (2.4").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.24").

Average rainfall days in March - Caprock, NM
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (11.7 days).
Months with the least rainy days are February and November (2.5 days).

Average snowfall in March - Caprock, NM
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.08"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (1.18").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Caprock, NM
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

Average sunshine days in March - Caprock, NM
  • Average sunshine days in March: 25.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (16.5 days).

Average UV index in March - Caprock, NM
  • Average UV index in March: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in March - Caprock, NM
  • Average cloud cover in March: 20

The month with the most cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 23).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 13).

Average visibility in March - Caprock, NM
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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