March weather forecast
Hartford, NY

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Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Hartford, is a cold month, with an average temperature varying between 39°F (3.9°C) and 24.3°F (-4.3°C).

Temperature

March sees a rise in the average high-temperature, climbing from a subzero cold 29.7°F (-1.3°C) in February to an icy 39°F (3.9°C). Throughout March, Hartford encounters an average temperature drop to a subzero cold 24.3°F (-4.3°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 81%.

Rainfall

In Hartford, in March, it is raining for 13.3 days, with typically 2.13" (54mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Hartford, New York, during the entire year, the rain falls for 159.1 days and collects up to 29.69" (754mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Hartford, New York, during March, snow falls for 12.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.75" (146mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 64.7 snowfall days, and 36.81" (935mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March is 11h and 58min.
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.
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

The average sunshine in March is 5.6h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In March, the maximum UV index of 2 suggests these recommendations:
Long-term sun exposure is typically not a concern for most. However, those with sensitive skin, infants, and children must always have protection. The Sun's most harmful UV rays are emitted around midday; avoid staying outdoors for long during this time. Your best bet for sun defense on the face, eyes, and neck is a hat with a wide brim. Consider this! The reflection from snow can almost double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

Frequently asked questions

Is March cold?

In Hartford, 39°F (3.9°C) is the average high-temperature and 24.3°F (-4.3°C) is the average low-temperature during March.

What is the average humidity in March in Hartford?

In March, the average relative humidity is 81%.

How many days does it rain in March?

In March, the rain falls for 13.3 days. Throughout March, 2.13" (54mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March?

In Hartford, during March, snow falls for 12.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.75" (146mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March?

In Hartford, the average day length in March is 11h and 58min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Hartford?

In March, on the first day of the month, 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?

On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, 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 Hartford have in March?

In Hartford, the average sunshine duration in March is 5.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in March?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
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Average temperature in March
Hartford, NY

Average temperature in March - Hartford, NY
  • Average high temperature in March: 39°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 (27°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 24.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (58.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.1°F).

Average pressure in March
Hartford, NY

Average pressure in March - Hartford, 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).

Average wind speed in March
Hartford, NY

Average wind speed in March - Hartford, NY
  • Average wind speed in March: 7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and April (7.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

Average humidity in March
Hartford, NY

Average humidity in March - Hartford, 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 (73%).

Average rainfall in March
Hartford, NY

Average rainfall in March - Hartford, NY
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.13"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (2.91").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.85").

Average rainfall days in March
Hartford, NY

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (16.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.9 days).

Average snowfall in March
Hartford, NY

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10.59").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March
Hartford, NY

Average snowfall days in March - Hartford, NY
  • Average snowfall days in March: 12.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 24min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 0min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h and 4min

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 42min).

Average sunshine days in March
Hartford, NY

Average sunshine days in March - Hartford, NY
  • Average sunshine days in March: 11.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (16.7 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are February and April (10.8 days).

Average UV index in March
Hartford, NY

Average UV index in March - Hartford, 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).

Average cloud cover in March
Hartford, NY

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

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 60).
The months with the least cloud cover are July, August and September (Cloud cover 34).

Average visibility in March
Hartford, NY

Average visibility in March - Hartford, 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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