Taos
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Taos, NM

A large old building in the ancient city of Taos in NM, and a view of high mountains in the back, and a bright yellow-orange sunset sky
A large old building in the ancient city of Taos in NM, and a view of high mountains in the back, and a bright yellow-orange sunset sky
Marzo, the first month of the spring, in Taos, is a cool month, with average temperature fluctuating between 22.8°F (-5.1°C) and 52.9°F (11.6°C).

Temperature

In Marzo, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a chilly 45.3°F (7.4°C) in Febrero, to a cool 52.9°F (11.6°C). The average low-temperature, in Marzo, is 22.8°F (-5.1°C).

Rainfall

In Taos, during Marzo, the rain falls for 5 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.82" (20.8mm) of precipitation. In Taos, during the entire year, the rain falls for 69 days and collects up to 12.31" (312.7mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Enero through Mayo, Octubre through Diciembre are months with snowfall. Throughout Marzo, in Taos, 4.9" (124.5mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Taos, 29" (736.7mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Taos is 9h.

UV index

In Taos, the average daily maximum UV index in Marzo is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 Marzo in Taos?

The average high-temperature, in Marzo, in Taos, is 52.9°F (11.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 22.8°F (-5.1°C).

How many days does it rain in Marzo in Taos?

In Marzo, in Taos, New Mexico, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout Marzo, 0.82" (20.8mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Taos in Marzo?

Throughout Marzo, in Taos, 4.9" (124.5mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in Marzo in Taos?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Taos have in Marzo?

In Taos, New Mexico, the average sunshine in Marzo is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in Marzo in Taos?

The average daily maximum UV index in Marzo in Taos, New Mexico, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Taos, NM
  • Average high temperature in March: 52.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 22.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (51°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.7°F).

Average rainfall in March - Taos, NM
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.9").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are February and December (0.6").

Average rainfall days in March - Taos, NM
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, November and December (4 days).

Average snowfall in March - Taos, NM
  • Average snowfall in March: 4.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (7.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in March - Taos, NM
  • Average UV index in March: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).