March weather forecast and climate
Oswego, NY

The colorful sun rising over a calm marina in Oswego, New York, with a view of numerous boats and yachts docked along several piers
The colorful sun rising over a calm marina in Oswego, New York, with a view of numerous boats and yachts docked along several piers

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a cold month in Oswego, New York, with average temperature ranging between max 37.2°F (2.9°C) and min 28.8°F (-1.8°C).

Temperature

In Oswego, New York, the average high-temperature in March marginally rises, from a subzero cold 31.3°F (-0.4°C) in February, to a cold 37.2°F (2.9°C). In March, in Oswego, the average low-temperature is 28.8°F (-1.8°C).

Humidity

In Oswego, the average relative humidity is 80%.

Rainfall

In Oswego, it is raining for 10.8 days, with typically 2.28" (58mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Oswego, New York, during the entire year, the rain falls for 163 days and collects up to 37.83" (961mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. In March, it is snowing for 7.3 days. Throughout March, 2.09" (53mm) of snow is accumulated. In Oswego, during the entire year, snow falls for 46.3 days, and aggregates up to 14.8" (376mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

With an average ocean temperature of 35.4°F (1.9°C), March is the month with the coldest seawater in Oswego.
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

In Oswego, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Oswego?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 37.2°F (2.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 28.8°F (-1.8°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Oswego?

In Oswego, New York, the average relative humidity in March is 80%.

How many days does it rain in March in Oswego?

In Oswego, New York, in March, it is raining for 10.8 days, with typically 2.28" (58mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Oswego in March?

In Oswego, New York, in March, during 7.3 snowfall days, 2.09" (53mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When is the ocean coldest in Oswego?

With an average ocean temperature of 35.4°F (1.9°C), March is the month with the coldest seawater.

What is the ocean temperature in March in Oswego?

In March, the average ocean temperature in Oswego, New York, is 35.4°F (1.9°C). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

How many hours of daylight does Oswego have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Oswego is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Oswego?

In March, the average sunshine in Oswego, New York, is 5.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Oswego?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Oswego is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Oswego, NY

Average temperature in March - Oswego, NY
  • Average high temperature in March: 37.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (74.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 28.8°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (65.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.7°F).

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Average pressure in March
Oswego, NY

Average pressure in March - Oswego, NY
  • Average pressure in March: 30.07"

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

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Average wind speed in March
Oswego, NY

Average wind speed in March - Oswego, NY
  • Average wind speed in March: 13mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (15mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (8.5mph).

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Average humidity in March
Oswego, NY

Average humidity in March - Oswego, NY
  • Average humidity in March: 80%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (83%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are September and November (75%).

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Average rainfall in March
Oswego, NY

Average rainfall in March - Oswego, NY
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.28"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.37").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.2").

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Average rainfall days in March
Oswego, NY

Average rainfall days in March - Oswego, NY
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Oswego, NY

Average snowfall in March - Oswego, NY
  • Average snowfall in March: 2.09"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.94").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Oswego, NY

Average snowfall days in March - Oswego, NY
  • Average snowfall days in March: 7.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (11.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Oswego, NY

Average sea temperature in March - Oswego, NY
  • Average sea temperature in March: 35.4°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (73.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (35.4°F).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.3h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Oswego, NY

Average sunshine days in March - Oswego, NY
  • Average sunshine days in March: 12.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (13.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (8.5 days).

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Average UV index in March
Oswego, NY

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Oswego, NY

Average cloud cover in March - Oswego, NY
  • Average cloud cover in March: 63

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 79).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in March
Oswego, NY

Average visibility in March - Oswego, NY
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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