Lake Placid
New York, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

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 perfect reflection image
A beautiful image taken in the fall, of scenic golden and brown trees in the Mountain Village along with Lake Placid, New York, a perfect reflection image
The first month of the spring, March, is a wintry month in Lake Placid, New York, with average temperature fluctuating between 37.6°F (3.1°C) and 14.7°F (-9.6°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature rises, from a subzero cold 27.9°F (-2.3°C) in February, to a cold 37.6°F (3.1°C). The average low-temperature, is 14.7°F (-9.6°C).

Rainfall

In Lake Placid, in March, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 3" (75mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lake Placid, New York, there are 177 rainfall days, and 39.3" (997mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Lake Placid is 5h.

UV index

In Lake Placid, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Lake Placid?

In March, the average high-temperature is 37.6°F (3.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 14.7°F (-9.6°C).

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

In Lake Placid, in March, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 3" (75mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in March in Lake Placid?

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

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

The average sunshine in March in Lake Placid is 5h.

How high is the UV index in March in Lake Placid?

In Lake Placid, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average high temperature in March: 37.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 14.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (52.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4.3°F).

Average rainfall in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall in March: 3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.5").

Average rainfall days in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall days in March: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July, September and October (13 days).

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 shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in March - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average UV index in March: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).