March weather forecast
Benson, NC

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Benson, is a moderate month, with average temperature fluctuating between 60.4°F (15.8°C) and 43°F (6.1°C).

Temperature

In Benson, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a cool 53.6°F (12°C) in February, to a mild 60.4°F (15.8°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 43°F (6.1°C).

Humidity

January, March and November, with an average relative humidity of 73%, are the least humid months in Benson.

Rainfall

In March, in Benson, the rain falls for 12.8 days. Throughout March, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 155.6 rainfall days, and 27.05" (687mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Benson are January through March and December. March is the last month it regularly snows in Benson. During 0.5 snowfall days, Benson aggregates 0.12" (3mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Benson, there are 3.3 snowfall days, and 1.65" (42mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 7.1h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Benson, North Carolina, is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 least humid month in Benson?

Months with the lowest humidity in Benson are January, March and November, with an average relative humidity of 73%.

What is the average humidity in March in Benson?

The average relative humidity in March is 73%.

How much does it rain in Benson in March?

In Benson, North Carolina, in March, it is raining for 12.8 days, with typically 1.97" (50mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Benson?

March is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.5 snowfall days, in March, Benson aggregates 0.12" (3mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March in Benson?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Benson?

The average sunshine in March in Benson, North Carolina, is 7.1h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Benson?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Benson is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Benson, NC

Average temperature in March - Benson, NC
  • Average high temperature in March: 60.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (49.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 43°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.3°F).

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Average pressure in March
Benson, NC

Average pressure in March - Benson, NC
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are November and December (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

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Average wind speed in March
Benson, NC

Average wind speed in March - Benson, NC
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in March
Benson, NC

Average humidity in March - Benson, NC
  • Average humidity in March: 73%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, August and September (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, March and November (73%).

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Average rainfall in March
Benson, NC

Average rainfall in March - Benson, NC
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.97"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.39").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.54").

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Average rainfall days in March
Benson, NC

Average rainfall days in March - Benson, NC
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.1 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Benson, NC

Average snowfall in March - Benson, NC
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.12"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.75").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Benson, NC

Average snowfall days in March - Benson, NC
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Benson, NC

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

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

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5.4).

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Average sunshine days in March
Benson, NC

Average sunshine days in March - Benson, NC
  • Average sunshine days in March: 16.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Benson, NC

Average UV index in March - Benson, NC
  • Average UV index in March: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Benson, NC

Average cloud cover in March - Benson, NC
  • Average cloud cover in March: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in March
Benson, NC

Average visibility in March - Benson, NC
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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