March weather forecast and climate
Elmira, NY

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Elmira, is still a cold month, with average temperature ranging between min 25.9°F (-3.4°C) and max 41°F (5°C).

Temperature

In Elmira, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 32.4°F (0.2°C) in February, to a still cold 41°F (5°C). The average low-temperature, in Elmira, is 25.9°F (-3.4°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Elmira, New York, during March, the rain falls for 12.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.09" (53mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Elmira, there are 172.7 rainfall days, and 29.57" (751mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Elmira are January through May, October through December. In Elmira, in March, during 12.6 snowfall days, 4.57" (116mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 76.6 snowfall days, and 34.61" (879mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Elmira is 5.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Elmira is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in March interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 Elmira?

In March, in Elmira, New York, the average high-temperature is 41°F (5°C), and the average low-temperature is 25.9°F (-3.4°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Elmira?

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

How many days does it rain in March in Elmira?

In Elmira, during March, the rain falls for 12.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.09" (53mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Elmira?

In March, it is snowing for 12.6 days. Throughout March, 4.57" (116mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Elmira have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Elmira?

In March, the average sunshine in Elmira is 5.1h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Elmira?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Elmira 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
Elmira, NY

Average temperature in March - Elmira, NY
  • Average high temperature in March: 41°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.1°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 (57.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.2°F).

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Average pressure in March
Elmira, NY

Average pressure in March - Elmira, NY
  • Average pressure in March: 30.08"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.11").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in March
Elmira, NY

Average wind speed in March - Elmira, NY
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in March
Elmira, NY

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (85%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April, May, June and July (78%).

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Average rainfall in March
Elmira, NY

Average rainfall in March - Elmira, NY
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.09"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (3.07").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and November (1.89").

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Average rainfall days in March
Elmira, NY

Average rainfall days in March - Elmira, NY
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Elmira, NY

Average snowfall in March - Elmira, NY
  • Average snowfall in March: 4.57"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (8.82").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Elmira, NY

Average snowfall days in March - Elmira, NY
  • Average snowfall days in March: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (17.7 days).
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
Elmira, NY

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.1h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Elmira, NY

Average sunshine days in March - Elmira, NY
  • Average sunshine days in March: 9.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (14.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Elmira, NY

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

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Elmira, NY

Average cloud cover in March - Elmira, NY
  • Average cloud cover in March: 61

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 69).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in March
Elmira, NY

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

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

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