Altus
Oklahoma, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Altus, OK

March, the first month of the spring, in Altus, is a comfortable month, with average temperature varying between 67.5°F (19.7°C) and 38.1°F (3.4°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature rises, from a moderate 58.3°F (14.6°C) in February, to a comfortable 67.5°F (19.7°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 38.1°F (3.4°C).

Rainfall

In Altus, in March, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 1.6" (39.4mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 70 rainfall days, and 25.8" (654.4mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Altus are January through April, November and December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Altus is 8h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Altus is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. 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 Altus?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 67.5°F (19.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 38.1°F (3.4°C).

How much does it rain in Altus in March?

In March, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout March, 1.6" (39.4mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Altus in March?

During March, Altus regularly aggregates up to 0.7" (17.8mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Altus have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Altus?

In March, the average sunshine in Altus is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Altus?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Altus, OK
  • Average high temperature in March: 67.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (97.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (53.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 38.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.8°F).

Average rainfall in March - Altus, OK
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.9").

Average rainfall days in March - Altus, OK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and November (4 days).

Average snowfall in March - Altus, OK
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.7"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Altus, OK
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in March - Altus, OK
  • Average UV index in March: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).