March weather forecast
Altamont, NY

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a cold month in Altamont, New York, with an average temperature ranging between max 40.8°F (4.9°C) and min 25.9°F (-3.4°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases from 32°F (0°C) in February to a still cold 40.8°F (4.9°C). In Altamont, in March, the average low-temperature is 25.9°F (-3.4°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 80%.

Rainfall

In Altamont, during 12.6 rainfall days, 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Altamont, during the entire year, the rain falls for 160.4 days and collects up to 32.44" (824mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Altamont, New York, are January through May, October through December. In March, in Altamont, it is snowing for 8.8 days. Throughout March, 5.2" (132mm) of snow is accumulated. In Altamont, during the entire year, snow falls for 51.2 days and aggregates up to 32.09" (815mm) of snow.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 5:45 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:39 am and sunset at 7:20 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March in Altamont is 5.7h.

UV index

In Altamont, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in March interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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 temperature in March in Altamont?

In March, in Altamont, the average high-temperature is 40.8°F (4.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 25.9°F (-3.4°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Altamont?

The average relative humidity in March is 80%.

How much does it rain in Altamont in March?

In Altamont, New York, in March, it is raining for 12.6 days, with typically 2.24" (57mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Altamont?

In March, in Altamont, it is snowing for 8.8 days. Throughout March, 5.2" (132mm) of snow is accumulated.

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

In Altamont, New York, the average day length in March is 11h and 58min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Altamont?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 5:45 pm EST. On the last day of the month, in Altamont, sunrise is at 6:39 am and sunset at 7:20 pm EDT.

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

On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Altamont have in March?

In Altamont, the average sunshine duration in March is 5.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Altamont?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Altamont, NY

Average temperature in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average high temperature in March: 40.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 25.9°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 (16.7°F).

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Average pressure in March
Altamont, NY

Average pressure in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average pressure in March: 30.05"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Altamont, NY

Average wind speed in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average wind speed in March: 8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (8.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in March
Altamont, NY

Average humidity in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average humidity in March: 80%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

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Average rainfall in March
Altamont, NY

Average rainfall in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (3.19").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.05").

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Average rainfall days in March
Altamont, NY

Average rainfall days in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Altamont, NY

Average snowfall in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average snowfall in March: 5.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (8.15").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Altamont, NY

Average snowfall days in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average snowfall days in March: 8.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Altamont, NY

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 16min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 6min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Altamont, NY

Average sunshine days in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average sunshine days in March: 13.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (16.7 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are February and April (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Altamont, NY

Average UV index in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Altamont, NY

Average cloud cover in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average cloud cover in March: 54

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 58).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in March
Altamont, NY

Average visibility in March - Altamont, NY
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are April, June, July, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, August and September (5mi).

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