Aberdeen
South Dakota, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Aberdeen, SD

During winter, snow cover is seen all over the area in Aberdeen City, South Dakota, there is a clear horizon line even with the dark, heavy clouds over
During winter, snow cover is seen all over the area in Aberdeen City, South Dakota, there is a clear horizon line even with the dark, heavy clouds over
The first month of the spring, March, is a wintry month in Aberdeen, South Dakota, with average temperature ranging between max 39.9°F (4.4°C) and min 19.8°F (-6.8°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases, from a freezing cold 27.9°F (-2.3°C) in February, to a cold 39.9°F (4.4°C). In Aberdeen, in March, the average low-temperature is 19.8°F (-6.8°C).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 7.7 days. Throughout March, 1.2" (29.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 94.4 rainfall days, and 21.7" (551.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. March is the month with the most snowfall in Aberdeen. Snow falls for 5.2 days and accumulates 7.2" (182.9mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Aberdeen is 7h.

UV index

In Aberdeen, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Aberdeen?

In Aberdeen, in March, the average high-temperature is 39.9°F (4.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 19.8°F (-6.8°C).

How much does it rain in Aberdeen in March?

In Aberdeen, during March, the rain falls for 7.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.2" (29.5mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Aberdeen?

In Aberdeen, in March, during 5.2 snowfall days, 7.2" (182.9mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Aberdeen?

The month with the most snowfall in Aberdeen is March when snow falls for 5.2 days and typically aggregates up to 7.2" (182.9mm) of snow.

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

In March, the average length of the day in Aberdeen, South Dakota, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Aberdeen have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Aberdeen is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Aberdeen?

In Aberdeen, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average high temperature in March: 40°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (22.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 19.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.5°F).

Average rainfall in March - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.7").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and December (0.5").

Average rainfall days in March - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (11.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (5.8 days).

Average snowfall in March - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average snowfall in March: 7.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (7.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average snowfall days in March: 5.2 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and December (6.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in March - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average UV index in March: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).