March weather forecast
Cambridge, NY

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Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Cambridge, is a wintry month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 24.6°F (-4.1°C) and 39.4°F (4.1°C).

Temperature

Cambridge sees an increase in average high-temperatures during March, moving from a subzero cold 30.4°F (-0.9°C) in February to an icy 39.4°F (4.1°C). An average low-temperature of 24.6°F (-4.1°C) marks the nights throughout March.

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Cambridge is 81%.

Rainfall

The months with the least rainfall in Cambridge are March and September Rain falls for 13.3 days and accumulates 2.32" (59mm) of rain.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Cambridge, in March, snow falls for 11.8 days, with typically accumulated 5.75" (146mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Cambridge, there are 64.9 snowfall days, and 37.01" (940mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Cambridge is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of March in Cambridge, sunrise is at 6:28 am and sunset at 5:43 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 7:19 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Cambridge, New York, is 5.5h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Cambridge is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: A typical high UV index of 2 in March suggests the following recommendations:
Children must always have sun protection, unlike most people, who can tolerate up to an hour in the sun without any burns. Avoiding direct sunlight during midday hours helps reduce the risk from intense UV radiation. A wide-brimmed hat provides unparalleled sun protection for sensitive areas like the eyes, ears, and neck. Be attentive! The reflective property of snow can nearly double the Sun's UV radiation.
Updated: Feb 13, 2024 | Published by: Weather U.S. | Resources

Frequently asked questions

How cold does it get in Cambridge in March?

In March, the average high-temperature and low-temperature in Cambridge are 39.4°F (4.1°C) and 24.6°F (-4.1°C) respectively.

What is the average humidity in March in Cambridge?

In March, the average relative humidity in Cambridge, New York, is 81%.

What is the driest month in Cambridge?

The months with the least rainfall in Cambridge are March and September Rain falls for 13.3 days and accumulates 2.32" (59mm) of rain.

How much does it rain in Cambridge in March?

In Cambridge, New York, in March, during 13.3 rainfall days, 2.32" (59mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Cambridge in March?

In March, in Cambridge, it is snowing for 11.8 days. Throughout March, 5.75" (146mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Cambridge have in March?

The average day length in March in Cambridge, New York, is 11h and 58min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Cambridge?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:28 am and sunset at 5:43 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 7:19 pm EDT.

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

On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Cambridge, New York, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Cambridge have in March?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Cambridge, New York, is 5.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Cambridge?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Cambridge is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Cambridge, NY

Average temperature in March - Cambridge, NY
  • Average high temperature in March: 39.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 24.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (58.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.8°F).

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Average pressure in March
Cambridge, NY

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Cambridge, NY

Average wind speed in March - Cambridge, NY
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, March and April (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.1mph).

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Average humidity in March
Cambridge, NY

Average humidity in March - Cambridge, NY
  • Average humidity in March: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

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Average rainfall in March
Cambridge, NY

Average rainfall in March - Cambridge, NY
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.32"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May, June, July and October (3.19").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March and September (2.32").

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Average rainfall days in March
Cambridge, NY

Average rainfall days in March - Cambridge, NY
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Cambridge, NY

Average snowfall in March - Cambridge, NY
  • Average snowfall in March: 5.75"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10.2").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Cambridge, NY

Average snowfall days in March - Cambridge, NY
  • Average snowfall days in March: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.1 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
Cambridge, NY

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Cambridge, NY
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 18min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 6min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h and 3min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Cambridge, NY

Average sunshine days in March - Cambridge, NY
  • Average sunshine days in March: 10.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (14.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (9.2 days).

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Average UV index in March
Cambridge, NY

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

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Cambridge, NY

Average cloud cover in March - Cambridge, NY
  • Average cloud cover in March: 55

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 62).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in March
Cambridge, NY

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

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

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