Fargo
North Dakota, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Fargo, ND

An aerial panorama of the largest city of Fargo, North Dakota, with a clear outline of the distant skyline
An aerial panorama of the largest city of Fargo, North Dakota, with a clear outline of the distant skyline
March, the first month of the spring, in Fargo, is a wintry month, with average temperature fluctuating between 21.6°F (-5.8°C) and 34.9°F (1.6°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases considerably, from a freezing cold 19.8°F (-6.8°C) in February, to a cold 34.9°F (1.6°C). In Fargo, the average low-temperature is 21.6°F (-5.8°C).

Humidity

In Fargo, the average relative humidity is 84%.

Rainfall

In Fargo, during March, the rain falls for 7.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation. In Fargo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 102.5 days and collects up to 17.17" (436mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Fargo. In Fargo, snow falls for 9 days, with typically accumulated 3.19" (81mm) of snow. In Fargo, during the entire year, snow falls for 64.4 days, and aggregates up to 19.69" (500mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 4.7h.

UV index

In Fargo, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in March interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Fargo?

In March, in Fargo, North Dakota, the average high-temperature is 34.9°F (1.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 21.6°F (-5.8°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Fargo?

In Fargo, the average relative humidity in March is 84%.

How much does it rain in Fargo in March?

In Fargo, in March, it is raining for 7.6 days, with typically 0.91" (23mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Fargo in March?

In Fargo, North Dakota, in March, snow falls for 9 days, with typically accumulated 3.19" (81mm) of snow.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Fargo?

In Fargo, the average sunshine in March is 4.7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Fargo?

In Fargo, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Fargo, ND
  • Average high temperature in March: 34.9°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (81°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 21.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.7°F).

Average humidity in March - Fargo, ND
  • Average humidity in March: 84%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (63%).

Average rainfall in March - Fargo, ND
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.07").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.55").

Average rainfall days in March - Fargo, ND
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (15.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (1.7 days).

Average snowfall in March - Fargo, ND
  • Average snowfall in March: 3.19"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (4.09").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Fargo, ND
  • Average snowfall days in March: 9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Fargo, ND
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.2h).

Average UV index in March - Fargo, ND
  • Average UV index in March: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).