Silver City
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Silver City, NM

March, the first month of the spring, in Silver City, is a moderate month, with average temperature varying between 58.8°F (14.9°C) and 30.2°F (-1°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a moderate 58.8°F (14.9°C). The average low-temperature, in Silver City, is 30.2°F (-1°C).

Rainfall

In March, in Silver City, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout March, 1" (24.4mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Silver City, there are 60 rainfall days, and 16" (406.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall.

Daylight

In Silver City, New Mexico, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Silver City, New Mexico, is 10h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 7 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Silver City?

In March, the average high-temperature is 58.8°F (14.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 30.2°F (-1°C).

How many days does it rain in March in Silver City?

In Silver City, New Mexico, in March, during 5 rainfall days, 1" (24.4mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Silver City in March?

In Silver City, New Mexico, in March, 1.5" (38.1mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Silver City have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Silver City?

In Silver City, New Mexico, the average sunshine in March is 10h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Silver City?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Silver City, NM
  • Average high temperature in March: 58.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 30.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.9°F).

Average rainfall in March - Silver City, NM
  • Average rainfall in March: 1"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are July and August (3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (0.4").

Average rainfall days in March - Silver City, NM
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April, May and June (3 days).

Average snowfall in March - Silver City, NM
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.5"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (4.1").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Silver City, 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: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 10h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in March - Silver City, NM
  • Average UV index in March: 7

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