March weather forecast
Whittier, NC

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Whittier, is a fresh month, with an average temperature ranging between max 53.2°F (11.8°C) and min 36.3°F (2.4°C).

Temperature

In Whittier, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases from a chilly 46.8°F (8.2°C) in February to a fresh 53.2°F (11.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Whittier, is 36.3°F (2.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March in Whittier is 80%.

Rainfall

In Whittier, during March, the rain falls for 16.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.23" (82mm) of precipitation. In Whittier, during the entire year, the rain falls for 189.2 days and collects up to 40.39" (1026mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Whittier are January through April, October through December. In Whittier, in March, during 2.6 snowfall days, 1.06" (27mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 18.7 snowfall days, and 10.16" (258mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:02 am and sunset at 6:28 pm EST. On the last day of March, in Whittier, sunrise is at 7:20 am and sunset at 7:54 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In Whittier, the average sunshine in March is 6.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Whittier, North Carolina, is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Whittier?

In Whittier, North Carolina, in March, the average high-temperature is 53.2°F (11.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 36.3°F (2.4°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Whittier?

The average relative humidity in March is 80%.

How many days does it rain in March in Whittier?

In Whittier, North Carolina, in March, during 16.5 rainfall days, 3.23" (82mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Whittier?

In Whittier, in March, during 2.6 snowfall days, 1.06" (27mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Whittier have in March?

In Whittier, the average day length in March is 11h and 59min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Whittier?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:02 am and sunset at 6:28 pm EST. On the last day of the month, in Whittier, North Carolina, sunrise is at 7:20 am and sunset at 7:54 pm EDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Whittier?

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Whittier, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Whittier?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Whittier is 6.7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Whittier?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Whittier, NC

Average temperature in March - Whittier, NC
  • Average high temperature in March: 53.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 36.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27°F).

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Average pressure in March
Whittier, NC

Average pressure in March - Whittier, NC
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.15"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Whittier, NC

Average wind speed in March - Whittier, NC
  • Average wind speed in March: 5.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and April (5.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.1mph).

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Average humidity in March
Whittier, NC

Average humidity in March - Whittier, NC
  • Average humidity in March: 80%

The months with the highest relative humidity are May and September (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (77%).

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Average rainfall in March
Whittier, NC

Average rainfall in March - Whittier, NC
  • Average rainfall in March: 3.23"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.33").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.56").

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Average rainfall days in March
Whittier, NC

Average rainfall days in March - Whittier, NC
  • Average rainfall days in March: 16.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.7 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Whittier, NC

Average snowfall in March - Whittier, NC
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.06"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.95").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Whittier, NC

Average snowfall days in March - Whittier, NC
  • Average snowfall days in March: 2.6 days

The months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (5.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Whittier, NC
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 31min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 49min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Whittier, NC

Average sunshine days in March - Whittier, NC
  • Average sunshine days in March: 11.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (17.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

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Average UV index in March
Whittier, NC

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

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Whittier, NC

Average cloud cover in March - Whittier, NC
  • Average cloud cover in March: 50

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in March
Whittier, NC

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

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (5mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is September (4mi).

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