March weather forecast and climate
Astoria, NY

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a chilly month in Astoria, New York, with temperature in the range of an average low of 34.9°F (1.6°C) and an average high of 46°F (7.8°C).

Temperature

In Astoria, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a cold 39.4°F (4.1°C) in February, to a chilly 46°F (7.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Astoria, is 34.9°F (1.6°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Astoria is 72%.

Rainfall

In Astoria, it is raining for 7.6 days, with typically 0.43" (11mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 89.8 rainfall days, and 6.73" (171mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through March and December are months with snowfall in Astoria. Months with the most snowfall in Astoria, New York, are February, March and December, with an average 0.16" (4mm) of accumulated snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Astoria, the average sunshine in March is 6.4h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Astoria?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Astoria, is 46°F (7.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 34.9°F (1.6°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Astoria?

In March, the average relative humidity is 72%.

How many days does it rain in March in Astoria?

In Astoria, New York, during March, the rain falls for 7.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Astoria?

March is the last month it regularly snows in Astoria, New York. During 1.9 snowfall days, in March, Astoria aggregates 0.16" (4mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Astoria?

Months with the most snowfall in Astoria are February, March and December, with an average 0.16" (4mm) of accumulated snow.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Astoria?

In Astoria, New York, the average sunshine in March is 6.4h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Astoria?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Astoria.

How high is the UV index in March in Astoria?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Astoria, New York, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Astoria, NY

Average temperature in March - Astoria, NY
  • Average high temperature in March: 46°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 34.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.6°F).

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Average pressure in March
Astoria, NY

Average pressure in March - Astoria, NY
  • Average pressure in March: 30.05"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.1").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in March
Astoria, NY

Average wind speed in March - Astoria, NY
  • Average wind speed in March: 10.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.8mph).

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Average humidity in March
Astoria, NY

Average humidity in March - Astoria, NY
  • Average humidity in March: 72%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, May and December (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (70%).

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Average rainfall in March
Astoria, NY

Average rainfall in March - Astoria, NY
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.43"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (0.75").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.2").

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Average rainfall days in March
Astoria, NY

Average rainfall days in March - Astoria, NY
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (9.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Astoria, NY

Average snowfall in March - Astoria, NY
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.16"

Months with the highest snowfall are February, March and December (0.16").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Astoria, NY

Average snowfall days in March - Astoria, NY
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.9 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (2.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Astoria, NY
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Astoria, NY

Average sunshine days in March - Astoria, NY
  • Average sunshine days in March: 21.5 days

Months with the most sunshine days are January and December (24 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (17.8 days).

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Average UV index in March
Astoria, NY

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Astoria, NY

Average cloud cover in March - Astoria, NY
  • Average cloud cover in March: 47

Months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 47).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in March
Astoria, NY

Average visibility in March - Astoria, NY
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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