March weather forecast and climate
Whittier, NC

March, the first month of the spring, in Whittier, is a cool month, with average temperature fluctuating between 36.3°F (2.4°C) and 53.2°F (11.8°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a frosty 46.8°F (8.2°C) in February, to a cool 53.2°F (11.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Whittier, North Carolina, is 36.3°F (2.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 80%.

Rainfall

In Whittier, in March, during 16.5 rainfall days, 3.23" (82mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. 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 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, in Whittier, there are 18.7 snowfall days, and 10.16" (258mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Whittier is 6.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Whittier is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Whittier?

In March, in Whittier, North Carolina, 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 in Whittier is 80%.

How much does it rain in Whittier in March?

In Whittier, North Carolina, during March, the rain falls for 16.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.23" (82mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Whittier?

In Whittier, during March, snow falls for 2.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.06" (27mm) of snow.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Whittier?

The average sunshine in March is 6.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Whittier?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Whittier is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
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).

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

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

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).

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

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

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").

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).

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

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

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

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

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Whittier, 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: 6.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

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).

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

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

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).

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

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).