March weather forecast and climate
Marion, NC

A walking path through the woods, scenic trees, and clean fields near the calm Catawba River in Marion City, North Carolina
A walking path through the woods, scenic trees, and clean fields near the calm Catawba River in Marion City, North Carolina

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Marion, is a mild month, with average temperature fluctuating between 37.9°F (3.3°C) and 55.9°F (13.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a frosty 49.1°F (9.5°C) in February, to a mild 55.9°F (13.3°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Marion, North Carolina, is 76%.

Rainfall

In Marion, during March, the rain falls for 15.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 175.4 rainfall days, and 31.3" (795mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December. In March, in Marion, North Carolina, it is snowing for 2.2 days. Throughout March, 0.63" (16mm) of snow is accumulated. In Marion, during the entire year, snow falls for 12.2 days, and aggregates up to 8.35" (212mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 7.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Marion?

In March, in Marion, North Carolina, the average high-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Marion?

In March, the average relative humidity in Marion, North Carolina, is 76%.

How much does it rain in Marion in March?

In Marion, during March, the rain falls for 15.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Marion in March?

In March, in Marion, it is snowing for 2.2 days. Throughout March, 0.63" (16mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Marion have in March?

In Marion, North Carolina, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Marion?

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

What is the UV index reading in March in Marion?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Marion is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Marion, NC

Average temperature in March - Marion, NC
  • Average high temperature in March: 55.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (44.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 37.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28.4°F).

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Average pressure in March
Marion, NC

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99").

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Average wind speed in March
Marion, NC

Average wind speed in March - Marion, NC
  • Average wind speed in March: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.5mph).

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Average humidity in March
Marion, NC

Average humidity in March - Marion, NC
  • Average humidity in March: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and December (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and November (73%).

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Average rainfall in March
Marion, NC

Average rainfall in March - Marion, NC
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.44"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (3.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in March
Marion, NC

Average rainfall days in March - Marion, NC
  • Average rainfall days in March: 15.7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and July (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.9 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Marion, NC

Average snowfall in March - Marion, NC
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.63"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (3.07").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Marion, NC

Average snowfall days in March - Marion, NC
  • Average snowfall days in March: 2.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Marion, 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: 7.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Marion, NC

Average sunshine days in March - Marion, NC
  • Average sunshine days in March: 12.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Marion, NC

Average UV index in March - Marion, NC
  • Average UV index in March: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Marion, NC

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

Months with the most cloud cover are March and December (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in March
Marion, NC

Average visibility in March - Marion, NC
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

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

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