March weather forecast
Arlington, VT

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Weather in March

March signals the onset of spring in Arlington. The weather eases up as the temperatures rise, although they can still dip to freezing levels at night. The town experiences a decrease in snowfall to 5.75" (146mm), suggesting the gradual transition from winter to spring. March marks a significant turning point in the year's weather, as the harsh cold begins to fade, making way for warmer days ahead. The snow begins to melt, gradually revealing the land beneath.

Temperature

Arlington's transition into March is marked by a rise in the average high-temperature, advancing from a subzero cold 30.4°F (-0.9°C) in February to a wintry 39.4°F (4.1°C). March witnesses an average low-temperature hovering around a subzero cold 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 81%.

Rainfall

The months with the least rainfall in Arlington are March and September Rain falls for 13.3 days and accumulates 2.32" (59mm) of rain.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Arlington, in March, snow falls for 11.8 days, with typically accumulated 5.75" (146mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 64.9 snowfall days, and 37.01" (940mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:27 am and sunset at 5:42 pm EST. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 6:34 am and sunset at 7:18 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In Arlington, the average sunshine in March is 5.5h.

UV index

In Arlington, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the maximum UV index of 2 suggests these recommendations:
It is important to always shield children, babies, and individuals with sensitive skin from prolonged exposure to the sun. The Sun's most harmful UV rays are emitted around midday; avoid staying outdoors for long during this time. 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. Remember to consider! The UV radiation from the Sun can be intensified nearly twice by the reflection of snow.
Updated: Jul 17, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
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Frequently asked questions

Is it cold during March?

An average high-temperature, in March, in Arlington, is 39.4°F (4.1°C) and the average low-temperature is 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

What is the average humidity in March?

In March, the average relative humidity is 81%.

What is the driest month?

March and September are months with the least rain when the rain falls for 13.3 days and typically aggregates up to 2.32" (59mm) of rain.

How much does it rain in March?

In Arlington, Vermont, in March, during 13.3 rainfall days, 2.32" (59mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in March?

In March, it is snowing for 11.8 days. Throughout March, 5.75" (146mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in March?

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

When is the sunrise / sunset in March?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:27 am and sunset at 5:42 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:34 am and sunset at 7:18 pm EDT.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Arlington have in March?

In Arlington, the average sunshine duration in March is 5.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Arlington?

In Arlington, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Arlington, VT

Average temperature in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average high temperature in March: 39.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 24.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (58.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.8°F).

Average pressure in March
Arlington, VT

Average pressure in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average pressure in March: 30.05"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

Average wind speed in March
Arlington, VT

Average wind speed in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, March and April (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.1mph).

Average humidity in March
Arlington, VT

Average humidity in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average humidity in March: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

Average rainfall in March
Arlington, VT

Average rainfall in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.32"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May, June, July and October (3.19").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March and September (2.32").

Average rainfall days in March
Arlington, VT

Average rainfall days in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.3 days).

Average snowfall in March
Arlington, VT

Average snowfall in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average snowfall in March: 5.75"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10.2").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March
Arlington, VT

Average snowfall days in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average snowfall days in March: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Arlington, VT

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 18min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 6min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h and 3min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3h and 36min).

Average sunshine days in March
Arlington, VT

Average sunshine days in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average sunshine days in March: 10.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (14.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (9.2 days).

Average UV index in March
Arlington, VT

Average UV index in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in March
Arlington, VT

Average cloud cover in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average cloud cover in March: 55

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 35).

Average visibility in March
Arlington, VT

Average visibility in March - Arlington, VT
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

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

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