March weather forecast
Orefield, PA

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Orefield, is a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 30.6°F (-0.8°C) and an average high of 46.6°F (8.1°C).

Temperature

In Orefield, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases from a cold 37.9°F (3.3°C) in February to a frosty 46.6°F (8.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Orefield, is 30.6°F (-0.8°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March in Orefield is 77%.

Rainfall

In Orefield, in March, during 12.3 rainfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Orefield, there are 155.8 rainfall days, and 30.75" (781mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Orefield are January through May, October through December. The month with the most snowfall in Orefield is March, when snow falls for 5.6 days and typically aggregates up to 4.29" (109mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Orefield, the average length of the day in March is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of March in Orefield, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 5:53 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:46 am and sunset at 7:25 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In Orefield, Pennsylvania, the average sunshine in March is 6.2h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in March transform into the following instructions:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Orefield?

In March, the average relative humidity in Orefield is 77%.

How many days does it rain in March in Orefield?

In Orefield, in March, during 12.3 rainfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Orefield?

March is the month with the most snowfall in Orefield. Snow falls for 5.6 days and accumulates 4.29" (109mm) of snow.

How much does it snow in Orefield in March?

In Orefield, Pennsylvania, during March, snow falls for 5.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.29" (109mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Orefield have in March?

In Orefield, Pennsylvania, the average day length in March is 11h and 58min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Orefield?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 5:53 pm EST. On the last day of the month, in Orefield, Pennsylvania, sunrise is at 6:46 am and sunset at 7:25 pm EDT.

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

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Orefield, Pennsylvania, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Orefield?

In March, the average sunshine duration is 6.2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Orefield?

The months with the lowest UV index in Orefield, Pennsylvania, are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in March in Orefield?

In Orefield, Pennsylvania, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Orefield, PA

Average temperature in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average high temperature in March: 46.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (34.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 30.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.6°F).

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Average pressure in March
Orefield, PA

Average pressure in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average pressure in March: 30.07"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.12"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Orefield, PA

Average wind speed in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (8.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.9mph).

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Average humidity in March
Orefield, PA

Average humidity in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average humidity in March: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (82%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and July (76%).

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Average rainfall in March
Orefield, PA

Average rainfall in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (2.99").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.77").

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Average rainfall days in March
Orefield, PA

Average rainfall days in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.5 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Orefield, PA

Average snowfall in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average snowfall in March: 4.29"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (4.29").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Orefield, PA

Average snowfall days in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average snowfall days in March: 5.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Orefield, PA

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 2min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 19min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Orefield, PA

Average sunshine days in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average sunshine days in March: 13.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (11.2 days).

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Average UV index in March
Orefield, PA

Average UV index in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average UV index in March: 2

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Orefield, PA

Average cloud cover in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average cloud cover in March: 49

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in March
Orefield, PA

Average visibility in March - Orefield, PA
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

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

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