March weather forecast and climate
Merricourt, ND

March, the first month of the spring, in Merricourt, is a wintry month, with average temperature fluctuating between 23°F (-5°C) and 37.6°F (3.1°C).

Temperature

In Merricourt, the average high-temperature increases considerably, from a freezing cold 22.3°F (-5.4°C) in February, to a wintry 37.6°F (3.1°C). In March, in Merricourt, the average low-temperature is 23°F (-5°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 82%.

Rainfall

In March, in Merricourt, the rain falls for 7.1 days. Throughout March, 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Merricourt, during the entire year, the rain falls for 92.3 days and collects up to 15.28" (388mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Merricourt are January through May, October through December. In Merricourt, North Dakota, snow falls for 9.7 days, with typically accumulated 2.48" (63mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 54.6 snowfall days, and 15.04" (382mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Merricourt, North Dakota, is 12h.

Sunshine

In Merricourt, North Dakota, the average sunshine is 5.1h.

UV index

In Merricourt, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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 Merricourt?

In March, in Merricourt, the average high-temperature is 37.6°F (3.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 23°F (-5°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Merricourt?

In Merricourt, the average relative humidity in March is 82%.

How many days does it rain in March in Merricourt?

In Merricourt, North Dakota, during March, the rain falls for 7.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Merricourt?

In Merricourt, North Dakota, in March, during 9.7 snowfall days, 2.48" (63mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Merricourt?

In March, the average sunshine in Merricourt is 5.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Merricourt?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Merricourt, ND
  • Average high temperature in March: 37.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.4°F).

Average pressure in March - Merricourt, ND
  • Average pressure in March: 30.08"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.85").

Average wind speed in March - Merricourt, ND
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.9mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and October (10.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.2mph).

Average humidity in March - Merricourt, ND
  • Average humidity in March: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (89%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (61%).

Average rainfall in March - Merricourt, ND
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.71"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (2.83").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.39").

Average rainfall days in March - Merricourt, ND
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (1.7 days).

Average snowfall in March - Merricourt, ND
  • Average snowfall in March: 2.48"

Months with the highest snowfall are January and December (2.76").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Merricourt, ND
  • Average snowfall days in March: 9.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (11.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

Average sunshine days in March - Merricourt, ND
  • Average sunshine days in March: 14.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (13.8 days).

Average UV index in March - Merricourt, 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, November and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in March - Merricourt, ND
  • Average cloud cover in March: 58

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 59).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in March - Merricourt, ND
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

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