March weather forecast
New Town, ND

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Weather in March

The advent of March in New Town, North Dakota brings subtle signs of spring. Many prefer this period due to improvements in temperature highs and decreased frequency of snowfall. There is a notable shift from the biting cold of February to a more manageable chill in the air. This time of year is favored by those who enjoy changeable weather conditions as March frequently alternates between sunny and partially cloudy. The increased sunshine duration and visibility invite outdoor enthusiasts to partake in enjoyable activities, affirming March as a month of transformations.

Temperature

March marks a distinct rise in the average high-temperature in New Town, ascending from February's subzero cold 20.7°F (-6.3°C) to an icy 36°F (2.2°C). The temperature in New Town dips to an average of 21.7°F (-5.7°C) during March nights.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 82%.

Rainfall

In New Town, in March, during 5.8 rainfall days, 0.31" (8mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 69.9 rainfall days, and 6.77" (172mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In New Town, in March, snow falls for 9.3 days, with typically accumulated 1.06" (27mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 55.5 snowfall days, and 6.46" (164mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 11h and 56min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:29 am and sunset at 6:35 pm CST. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 7:28 am and sunset at 8:19 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in New Town is 5.1h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in New Town. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, a regular UV index of 2 translates into these guidelines:
Children, infants, and individuals with sensitive skin should be constantly protected from extended sun exposure. Sun's radiation is most powerful around mid-day, so it's best to limit outdoor activities during this time. Your best bet for sun defense on the face, eyes, and neck is a hat with a wide brim. Observe! Snow reflection can nearly intensify the Sun's UV radiation twofold.
Updated: Feb 13, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
Data Sources | Weather Forecasting & Climate

Frequently asked questions

How cold is it in New Town in March?

The average high-temperature, in March, in New Town, is 36°F (2.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 21.7°F (-5.7°C).

What is the average humidity in March in New Town?

The average relative humidity in March in New Town is 82%.

How much does it rain in New Town in March?

In March, in New Town, the rain falls for 5.8 days. Throughout March, 0.31" (8mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in New Town?

In New Town, in March, snow falls for 9.3 days, with typically accumulated 1.06" (27mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March in New Town?

In March, the average day length is 11h and 56min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in New Town?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:29 am and sunset at 6:35 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:28 am and sunset at 8:19 pm CDT.

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

On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does New Town have in March?

In March, the average sunshine duration in New Town, North Dakota, is 5.1h.

When is the lowest UV index in New Town?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in New Town.

What is the UV index intensity in March in New Town?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in New Town is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
New Town, ND

Average temperature in March - New Town, ND
  • Average high temperature in March: 36°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 21.7°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 (5.7°F).

Average pressure in March
New Town, ND

Average pressure in March - New Town, ND
  • Average pressure in March: 30.06"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84"Hg).

Average wind speed in March
New Town, ND

Average wind speed in March - New Town, ND
  • Average wind speed in March: 10.1mph

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 (8.6mph).

Average humidity in March
New Town, ND

Average humidity in March - New Town, ND
  • Average humidity in March: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (52%).

Average rainfall in March
New Town, ND

Average rainfall in March - New Town, ND
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.31"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (1.18").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.2").

Average rainfall days in March
New Town, ND

Average rainfall days in March - New Town, ND
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (11.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.6 days).

Average snowfall in March
New Town, ND

Average snowfall in March - New Town, ND
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.06"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.14").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March
New Town, ND

Average snowfall days in March - New Town, ND
  • Average snowfall days in March: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (10.9 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
New Town, ND

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - New Town, ND
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 5min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h and 0min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 30min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h and 1min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h and 18min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 3h and 54min).

Average sunshine days in March
New Town, ND

Average sunshine days in March - New Town, ND
  • Average sunshine days in March: 17.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (15.7 days).

Average UV index in March
New Town, ND

Average UV index in March - New Town, ND
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in March
New Town, ND

Average cloud cover in March - New Town, ND
  • Average cloud cover in March: 59

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 62).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in March
New Town, ND

Average visibility in March - New Town, ND
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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