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

March weather forecast and climate
Tucumcari, NM

The first month of the spring, March, is a comfortable month in Tucumcari, New Mexico, with temperature in the range of an average low of 41.7°F (5.4°C) and an average high of 64.6°F (18.1°C).

Temperature

In Tucumcari, the average high-temperature rises, from a cool 53.8°F (12.1°C) in February, to an enjoyable 64.6°F (18.1°C). In Tucumcari, New Mexico, in March, the average low-temperature is 41.7°F (5.4°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 36%.

Rainfall

In March, in Tucumcari, New Mexico, the rain falls for 4.8 days. Throughout March, 0.31" (8mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Tucumcari, during the entire year, the rain falls for 73.4 days and collects up to 8.39" (213mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. In Tucumcari, during March, snow falls for 0.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.12" (3mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 9.5 snowfall days, and 5.24" (133mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Tucumcari, New Mexico, is 9.3h.

UV index

In Tucumcari, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Tucumcari?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Tucumcari, is 64.6°F (18.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 41.7°F (5.4°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Tucumcari?

In March, the average relative humidity is 36%.

How much does it rain in Tucumcari in March?

In Tucumcari, during March, the rain falls for 4.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.31" (8mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Tucumcari?

In Tucumcari, in March, snow falls for 0.6 days, with typically accumulated 0.12" (3mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March in Tucumcari?

The average length of the day in March in Tucumcari is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Tucumcari have in March?

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

How high is the UV index in March in Tucumcari?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Tucumcari, New Mexico, is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Tucumcari, NM
  • Average high temperature in March: 64.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (48.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 41.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (31.3°F).

Average humidity in March - Tucumcari, NM
  • Average humidity in March: 36%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (54%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (33%).

Average rainfall in March - Tucumcari, NM
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.31"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are June and October (1.18").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.24").

Average rainfall days in March - Tucumcari, NM
  • Average rainfall days in March: 4.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (11.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (1.8 days).

Average snowfall in March - Tucumcari, NM
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.12"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (1.26").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Tucumcari, NM
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in March - Tucumcari, NM
  • Average UV index in March: 4

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