March weather forecast and climate
Carlsbad, NM

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Carlsbad, is a pleasant month, with average temperature varying between 71.8°F (22.1°C) and 48.9°F (9.4°C).

Temperature

In Carlsbad, the average high-temperature increases, from a comfortable 62.1°F (16.7°C) in February, to a pleasant 71.8°F (22.1°C). In March, in Carlsbad, the average low-temperature is 48.9°F (9.4°C).

Humidity

In Carlsbad, the average relative humidity in March is 30%.

Rainfall

In Carlsbad, during 4.8 rainfall days, 0.63" (16mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Carlsbad, during the entire year, the rain falls for 78.1 days and collects up to 9.72" (247mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Carlsbad are January through March, November and December. March is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.2 snowfall days, Carlsbad aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 4.8 snowfall days, and 2.17" (55mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 9.3h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Carlsbad is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average 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 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Carlsbad?

In March, the average high-temperature is 71.8°F (22.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 48.9°F (9.4°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Carlsbad?

The average relative humidity in March in Carlsbad is 30%.

How much does it rain in Carlsbad in March?

In Carlsbad, New Mexico, in March, it is raining for 4.8 days, with typically 0.63" (16mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Carlsbad?

March is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.2 snowfall days, in March, Carlsbad aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Carlsbad have in March?

In Carlsbad, New Mexico, the average sunshine in March is 9.3h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Carlsbad?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Carlsbad is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Carlsbad, NM

Average temperature in March - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average high temperature in March: 71.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (95°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (56.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 48.9°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (74.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.2°F).

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Average pressure in March
Carlsbad, NM

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

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Average wind speed in March
Carlsbad, NM

Average wind speed in March - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average wind speed in March: 10.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are January and December (8.4mph).

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Average humidity in March
Carlsbad, NM

Average humidity in March - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average humidity in March: 30%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (48%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (26%).

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Average rainfall in March
Carlsbad, NM

Average rainfall in March - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.63"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (1.85").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.16").

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Average rainfall days in March
Carlsbad, NM

Average rainfall days in March - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average rainfall days in March: 4.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.4 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Carlsbad, NM

Average snowfall in March - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.04"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.67").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Carlsbad, NM

Average snowfall days in March - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (1.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Carlsbad, NM

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Carlsbad, 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: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 7.1).

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Average sunshine days in March
Carlsbad, NM

Average sunshine days in March - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average sunshine days in March: 26.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (26.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (14.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Carlsbad, NM

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in March
Carlsbad, NM

Average cloud cover in March - Carlsbad, NM
  • Average cloud cover in March: 18

Months with the most cloud cover are September and December (Cloud cover 19).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 11).

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Average visibility in March
Carlsbad, NM

Average visibility in March - Carlsbad, 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).

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