March weather forecast and climate
Lake Placid, NY

A beautiful image, taken in the fall, of scenic golden and brown trees in the Mountain Village along with Lake Placid, New York
A beautiful image, taken in the fall, of scenic golden and brown trees in the Mountain Village along with Lake Placid, New York

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Lake Placid, is a wintry month, with average temperature varying between 19.8°F (-6.8°C) and 33.3°F (0.7°C).

Temperature

In Lake Placid, the average high-temperature in March marginally rises, from a freezing cold 24.6°F (-4.1°C) in February, to a cold 33.3°F (0.7°C). In Lake Placid, New York, the average low-temperature is 19.8°F (-6.8°C).

Humidity

In Lake Placid, New York, the average relative humidity in March is 88%.

Rainfall

In Lake Placid, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 2.87" (73mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Lake Placid, during the entire year, the rain falls for 168.6 days and collects up to 36.5" (927mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Lake Placid are January through May, October through December. In March, in Lake Placid, it is snowing for 20.7 days. Throughout March, 13.98" (355mm) of snow is accumulated. In Lake Placid, during the entire year, snow falls for 120.6 days, and aggregates up to 82.28" (2090mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Lake Placid, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In Lake Placid, the average sunshine is 3.8h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Lake Placid, New York, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in March transform into the following instructions:
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 Lake Placid?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Lake Placid, is 33.3°F (0.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 19.8°F (-6.8°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Lake Placid?

The average relative humidity in March in Lake Placid, New York, is 88%.

How much does it rain in Lake Placid in March?

In Lake Placid, during March, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Lake Placid?

In Lake Placid, during March, snow falls for 20.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 13.98" (355mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Lake Placid have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Lake Placid, New York, is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Lake Placid?

In Lake Placid, New York, the average sunshine in March is 3.8h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Lake Placid?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Lake Placid, New York, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Lake Placid, NY

Average temperature in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average high temperature in March: 33.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (74.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 19.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.5°F).

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Average pressure in March
Lake Placid, NY

Average pressure in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average pressure in March: 30.05"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.07").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

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Average wind speed in March
Lake Placid, NY

Average wind speed in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in March
Lake Placid, NY

Average humidity in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average humidity in March: 88%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (78%).

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Average rainfall in March
Lake Placid, NY

Average rainfall in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.87"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.86").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.28").

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Average rainfall days in March
Lake Placid, NY

Average rainfall days in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.3 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Lake Placid, NY

Average snowfall in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average snowfall in March: 13.98"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (15.59").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Lake Placid, NY

Average snowfall days in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average snowfall days in March: 20.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (23.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Lake Placid, NY

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 3.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.2h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Lake Placid, NY

Average sunshine days in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average sunshine days in March: 6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (12.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (4.7 days).

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Average UV index in March
Lake Placid, NY

Average UV index in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average UV index in March: 2

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Lake Placid, NY

Average cloud cover in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average cloud cover in March: 72

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 80).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 42).

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Average visibility in March
Lake Placid, NY

Average visibility in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average visibility in March: 4mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August and September (5mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, October, November and December (4mi).

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