March weather forecast
Fort Sumner, NM

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a comfortable month in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, with an average temperature ranging between min 41.5°F (5.3°C) and max 64°F (17.8°C).

Temperature

In Fort Sumner, the average high-temperature in March rises from a cool 53.8°F (12.1°C) in February to an enjoyable 64°F (17.8°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 41.5°F (5.3°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 34%.

Rainfall

In Fort Sumner, during 5.5 rainfall days, 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Fort Sumner, during the entire year, the rain falls for 78.6 days and collects up to 9.06" (230mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Fort Sumner. In March, in Fort Sumner, it is snowing for 1.2 days. Throughout March, 0.51" (13mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 13.6 snowfall days, and 8.19" (208mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Fort Sumner is 12h and 0min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 5:53 pm MST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:44 am and sunset at 7:17 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 Fort Sumner, the average sunshine in March is 9.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Fort Sumner is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in March interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 average humidity in March in Fort Sumner?

In March, the average relative humidity in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, is 34%.

How many days does it rain in March in Fort Sumner?

In Fort Sumner, New Mexico, during March, the rain falls for 5.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Fort Sumner in March?

In March, in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, it is snowing for 1.2 days. Throughout March, 0.51" (13mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Fort Sumner have in March?

The average day length in March in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, is 12h and 0min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Fort Sumner?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 5:53 pm MST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:44 am and sunset at 7:17 pm MDT.

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

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, 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 Fort Sumner have in March?

The average sunshine duration in March in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, is 9.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Fort Sumner?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average temperature in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average high temperature in March: 64°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are June and July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (49.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 41.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (30.6°F).

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Average pressure in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average pressure in March - Fort Sumner, 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 April (29.86"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average wind speed in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average wind speed in March: 12.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9mph).

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Average humidity in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average humidity in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average humidity in March: 34%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (52%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (31%).

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Average rainfall in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average rainfall in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.43"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.61").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.35").

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Average rainfall days in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average rainfall days in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.4 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average snowfall in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.51"

The month with the highest snowfall is November (1.85").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average snowfall days in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.2 days

The months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and December (3.5 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 26min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 53min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h and 54min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average sunshine days in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average sunshine days in March: 24.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (25.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (14 days).

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Average UV index in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average UV index in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average UV index in March: 4

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average cloud cover in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average cloud cover in March: 17

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 19).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in March
Fort Sumner, NM

Average visibility in March - Fort Sumner, 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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