March weather forecast and climate
Montpelier, VT

Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont
Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a wintry month in Montpelier, Vermont, with average temperature ranging between min 19.9°F (-6.7°C) and max 34.3°F (1.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a subzero cold 25.9°F (-3.4°C) in February, to a cold 34.3°F (1.3°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 19.9°F (-6.7°C).

Humidity

In Montpelier, the average relative humidity in March is 86%.

Rainfall

In Montpelier, in March, it is raining for 11.4 days, with typically 2.4" (61mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Montpelier, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.6 days and collects up to 32.01" (813mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Montpelier, Vermont. In Montpelier, in March, snow falls for 18.5 days, with typically accumulated 9.45" (240mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 107.7 snowfall days, and 58.82" (1494mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 4h.

UV index

In Montpelier, Vermont, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Montpelier?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 34.3°F (1.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 19.9°F (-6.7°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Montpelier?

The average relative humidity in March is 86%.

How much does it rain in Montpelier in March?

In Montpelier, Vermont, in March, it is raining for 11.4 days, with typically 2.4" (61mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, in March, snow falls for 18.5 days, with typically accumulated 9.45" (240mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in March in Montpelier, Vermont, is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Montpelier?

The average sunshine in March in Montpelier is 4h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Montpelier, VT

Average temperature in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average high temperature in March: 34.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (23.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 19.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10.8°F).

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Average pressure in March
Montpelier, VT

Average pressure in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average pressure in March: 30.04"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.07").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

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Average wind speed in March
Montpelier, VT

Average wind speed in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average wind speed in March: 7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

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Average humidity in March
Montpelier, VT

Average humidity in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average humidity in March: 86%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (76%).

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Average rainfall in March
Montpelier, VT

Average rainfall in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.09").

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Average rainfall days in March
Montpelier, VT

Average rainfall days in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Montpelier, VT

Average snowfall in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall in March: 9.45"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (13.31").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Montpelier, VT

Average snowfall days in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall days in March: 18.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (22.3 days).
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
Montpelier, VT

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 2.7).

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Average sunshine days in March
Montpelier, VT

Average sunshine days in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average sunshine days in March: 7.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (14.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (5.5 days).

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Average UV index in March
Montpelier, VT

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Montpelier, VT

Average cloud cover in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average cloud cover in March: 68

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 74).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 39).

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Average visibility in March
Montpelier, VT

Average visibility in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average visibility in March: 4mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (5mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (4mi).

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