March weather forecast and climate
Washington, NC

The first month of the spring, March, is a moderate month in Washington, North Carolina, with average temperature varying between 41.9°F (5.5°C) and 59.9°F (15.5°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a cool 54°F (12.2°C) in February, to a mild 59.9°F (15.5°C). In Washington, North Carolina, the average low-temperature is 41.9°F (5.5°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 77%.

Rainfall

In Washington, during 13.8 rainfall days, 2.4" (61mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Washington, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169 days and collects up to 36.1" (917mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall in Washington. March is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.3 snowfall days, in March, Washington aggregates 0.08" (2mm) of snow. In Washington, North Carolina, during the entire year, snow falls for 3.5 days, and aggregates up to 2.52" (64mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Washington is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 7h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Washington is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Washington?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 59.9°F (15.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 41.9°F (5.5°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Washington?

In March, the average relative humidity in Washington, North Carolina, is 77%.

How much does it rain in Washington in March?

In Washington, in March, it is raining for 13.8 days, with typically 2.4" (61mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Washington?

March is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.3 snowfall days, in March, Washington aggregates 0.08" (2mm) of snow.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Washington have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Washington, North Carolina, is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Washington?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Washington, NC
  • Average high temperature in March: 59.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (49.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 41.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.6°F).

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

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are November and December (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

Average wind speed in March - Washington, NC
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.3mph).

Average humidity in March - Washington, NC
  • Average humidity in March: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August, September and December (80%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and April (76%).

Average rainfall in March - Washington, NC
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.17").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.05").

Average rainfall days in March - Washington, NC
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.1 days).

Average snowfall in March - Washington, NC
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.08"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.1").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Washington, NC
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Washington, 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: 7h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average sunshine days in March - Washington, NC
  • Average sunshine days in March: 15.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.8 days).

Average UV index in March - Washington, 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).

Average cloud cover in March - Washington, NC
  • Average cloud cover in March: 44

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and October (Cloud cover 35).

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

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