March weather forecast
Payson, UT

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Weather in March

March heralds the onset of spring with temperatures progressively rising from February’s levels. The blend of a cooler atmosphere and budding warmth can be experienced between 26.1°F (-3.3°C) and 44.2°F (6.8°C). Rainfall overtakes snowfall as the primary form of precipitation in Payson, Utah. The March weather, compared to April, has a stronger reflection of winter's remnants. The increase in daylight hours adds a brighter note to the gradually warming days.

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature in Payson increases from an icy 35.2°F (1.8°C) in February to a chilly 44.2°F (6.8°C). An average low-temperature of 26.1°F (-3.3°C) is recorded in the month of March in Payson, Utah.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 72%.

Rainfall

In Payson, during March, the rain falls for 13.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 112.5 rainfall days, and 11.93" (303mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Payson, during March, snow falls for 7.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.78" (96mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Payson, there are 54.1 snowfall days, and 33.5" (851mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:58 am and sunset at 6:19 pm MST. On the last day of March, in Payson, sunrise is at 7:10 am and sunset at 7:50 pm MDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from MST to MDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from MDT to MST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March in Payson, Utah, is 8.1h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Payson is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 3 translates into the following recommendations:
Adopt protective measures - It is advised to guard against sun damage. Avoiding the Sun's peak radiation during midday hours is essential for health and safety. Safeguard your eyes, ears, and face from sun rays with the aid of a wide-brim hat. Remember this! The UV radiation of the Sun can be nearly doubled by the reflective properties of snow.
Updated: Feb 14, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
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Frequently asked questions

Is March cold in Payson?

During March, Payson experiences an average high-temperature of 44.2°F (6.8°C) and a low-temperature of 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Payson?

In Payson, Utah, the average relative humidity in March is 72%.

How many days does it rain in March in Payson?

In March, the rain falls for 13.3 days. Throughout March, 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Payson in March?

In Payson, Utah, during March, snow falls for 7.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.78" (96mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Payson have in March?

In Payson, the average day length in March is 11h and 59min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Payson?

On the first day of March in Payson, Utah, sunrise is at 6:58 am and sunset at 6:19 pm MST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:10 am and sunset at 7:50 pm MDT.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Payson?

In Payson, Utah, the average sunshine duration in March is 8.1h.

How high is the UV index in March in Payson?

In Payson, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
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Average cloud cover
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Average temperature in March
Payson, UT

Average temperature in March - Payson, UT
  • Average high temperature in March: 44.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (32.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 26.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.4°F).

Average pressure in March
Payson, UT

Average pressure in March - Payson, UT
  • Average pressure in March: 30.02"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.27"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.86"Hg).

Average wind speed in March
Payson, UT

Average wind speed in March - Payson, UT
  • Average wind speed in March: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (5.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (4.5mph).

Average humidity in March
Payson, UT

Average humidity in March - Payson, UT
  • Average humidity in March: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (39%).

Average rainfall in March
Payson, UT

Average rainfall in March - Payson, UT
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.38"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January and December (1.46").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0.51").

Average rainfall days in March
Payson, UT

Average rainfall days in March - Payson, UT
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (13.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (6 days).

Average snowfall in March
Payson, UT

Average snowfall in March - Payson, UT
  • Average snowfall in March: 3.78"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (8.66").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March
Payson, UT

Average snowfall days in March - Payson, UT
  • Average snowfall days in March: 7.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (12.2 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Payson, UT

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Payson, UT
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 0min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 24min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h and 1min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h and 36min).

Average sunshine days in March
Payson, UT

Average sunshine days in March - Payson, UT
  • Average sunshine days in March: 13.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (21.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (10.9 days).

Average UV index in March
Payson, UT

Average UV index in March - Payson, UT
  • Average UV index in March: 3

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

Average cloud cover in March
Payson, UT

Average cloud cover in March - Payson, UT
  • Average cloud cover in March: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 10).

Average visibility in March
Payson, UT

Average visibility in March - Payson, UT
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (4mi).

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