Las Cruces
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Las Cruces, NM

The view of the lovely hilly countryside in Las Cruces, New Mexico, in spring
The view of the lovely hilly countryside in Las Cruces, New Mexico, in spring
Marzo, the first month of the spring, in Las Cruces, is a pleasant month, with average temperature ranging between max 70.2°F (21.2°C) and min 38.1°F (3.4°C).

Temperature

In Las Cruces, the average high-temperature in Marzo slightly increases, from a comfortable 63.5°F (17.5°C) in Febrero, to an agreeable 70.2°F (21.2°C). In Las Cruces, the average low-temperature is 38.1°F (3.4°C).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is Marzo when the rain falls for 2.2 days and typically collects 0.22" (5.6mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Las Cruces, the average sunshine in Marzo is 10h.

UV index

In Las Cruces, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in Marzo interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.

What is the temperature in Marzo in Las Cruces?

In Las Cruces, New Mexico, in Marzo, the average high-temperature is 70.2°F (21.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 38.1°F (3.4°C).

How much does it rain in Las Cruces in Marzo?

In Las Cruces, in Marzo, it is raining for 2.2 days, with typically 0.22" (5.6mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Las Cruces?

Marzo is the month with the least rainfall in Las Cruces. Rain falls for 2.2 days and accumulates 0.22" (5.6mm) of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Las Cruces have in Marzo?

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

How long on average sun shines in Marzo in Las Cruces?

The average sunshine in Marzo in Las Cruces is 10h.

How high is the UV index in Marzo in Las Cruces?

In Las Cruces, the average daily maximum UV index in Marzo is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average high temperature in March: 70.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (94.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (57.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 38.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (29.1°F).

Average rainfall in March - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.2").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (0.2").

Average rainfall days in March - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average rainfall days in March: 2.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (9.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (1.9 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 10h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 13h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in March - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average UV index in March: 7

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).