Asheville
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Asheville, NC

A picturesque townscape of the scenic Asheville City in North Carolina, neon-lit buildings, and a far view of hilly landscapes, with a clear
A picturesque townscape of the scenic Asheville City in North Carolina, neon-lit buildings, and a far view of hilly landscapes, with a clear
The first month of the spring, March, is a moderate month in Asheville, North Carolina, with average temperature varying between 58.6°F (14.8°C) and 35.4°F (1.9°C).

Temperature

In Asheville, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a fresh 51.1°F (10.6°C) in February, to a mild 58.6°F (14.8°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 35.4°F (1.9°C).

Humidity

In Asheville, the average relative humidity in March is 68.4%.

Rainfall

In March, in Asheville, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout March, 3.8" (97.3mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 128 rainfall days, and 45.6" (1157.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Asheville are January through April, November and December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Asheville, North Carolina, the average sunshine in March is 7.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 6 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in March in Asheville?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 58.6°F (14.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 35.4°F (1.9°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Asheville?

In March, the average relative humidity in Asheville is 68.4%.

How many days does it rain in March in Asheville?

In March, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout March, 3.8" (97.3mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Asheville?

In Asheville, North Carolina, in March, during 0.9 snowfall days, 1.9" (48.3mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Asheville have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Asheville, North Carolina, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Asheville have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Asheville, North Carolina, is 7.2h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Asheville?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Asheville is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Asheville, NC
  • Average high temperature in March: 58.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 35.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.7°F).

Average humidity in March - Asheville, NC
  • Average humidity in March: 68.4%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (84.1%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (66.2%).

Average rainfall in March - Asheville, NC
  • Average rainfall in March: 3.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (4.7").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (2.9").

Average rainfall days in March - Asheville, NC
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (8.2 days).

Average snowfall in March - Asheville, NC
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.1").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Asheville, NC
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Asheville, NC
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.2h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in March - Asheville, NC
  • Average UV index in March: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).