March weather forecast
Carlsbad, NM

Weather in March

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

Temperature

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

Humidity

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

Rainfall

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

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall in Carlsbad. March is the last month it regularly snows in Carlsbad. 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

The average length of the day in March in Carlsbad is 12h and 1min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:23 am and sunset at 5:54 pm MST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:45 am and sunset at 7:16 pm MDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from MST to MDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from MDT to MST.

Sunshine

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

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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. 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 average humidity in March in Carlsbad?

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

How many days does it rain in March in Carlsbad?

In March, the rain falls for 4.8 days. Throughout March, 0.63" (16mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

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.

How many hours of daylight does Carlsbad have in March?

In Carlsbad, the average day length in March is 12h and 1min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Carlsbad?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:23 am and sunset at 5:54 pm MST. On the last day of the month, in Carlsbad, sunrise is at 6:45 am and sunset at 7:16 pm MDT.

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

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Carlsbad, and the time zone changes from MST to MDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Carlsbad have in March?

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

What is the UV index intensity in March in Carlsbad?

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

The 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"Hg

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

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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").
The 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).
The 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 and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 15min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 4min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h and 0min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 7h and 6min).

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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

The 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

The 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

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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