March weather forecast
Alderson, West VA

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a frosty month in Alderson, West Virginia, with an average temperature ranging between min 31.8°F (-0.1°C) and max 48.6°F (9.2°C).

Temperature

In Alderson, the average high-temperature in March marginally rises from a cold 40.6°F (4.8°C) in February to a chilly 48.6°F (9.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Alderson, is 31.8°F (-0.1°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March in Alderson is 82%.

Rainfall

In Alderson, in March, it is raining for 16.1 days, with typically 2.83" (72mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Alderson, West Virginia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 183.6 days and collects up to 31.61" (803mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Alderson are January through May, October through December. In Alderson, during March, snow falls for 7 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.53" (115mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Alderson, there are 44.3 snowfall days, and 20.67" (525mm) 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 6:53 am and sunset at 6:16 pm EST. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 7:08 am and sunset at 7:44 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

The average sunshine in March is 6h.

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 estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged 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. 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 temperature in March in Alderson?

In March, the average high-temperature is 48.6°F (9.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 31.8°F (-0.1°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Alderson?

The average relative humidity in March in Alderson, West Virginia, is 82%.

How many days does it rain in March in Alderson?

In March, the rain falls for 16.1 days. Throughout March, 2.83" (72mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Alderson in March?

In Alderson, in March, during 7 snowfall days, 4.53" (115mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

The average day length in March is 11h and 59min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Alderson?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:53 am and sunset at 6:16 pm EST. On the last day of the month, in Alderson, sunrise is at 7:08 am and sunset at 7:44 pm EDT.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Alderson have in March?

In Alderson, West Virginia, the average sunshine duration in March is 6h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Alderson?

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

What is the UV index intensity in March in Alderson?

In Alderson, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Alderson, West VA

Average temperature in March - Alderson, West VA
  • Average high temperature in March: 48.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 31.8°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 (22.3°F).

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Average pressure in March
Alderson, West VA

Average pressure in March - Alderson, West VA
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Alderson, West VA

Average wind speed in March - Alderson, West VA
  • Average wind speed in March: 6.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4mph).

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Average humidity in March
Alderson, West VA

Average humidity in March - Alderson, West VA
  • Average humidity in March: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (78%).

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Average rainfall in March
Alderson, West VA

Average rainfall in March - Alderson, West VA
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.83"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.39").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.81").

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Average rainfall days in March
Alderson, West VA

Average rainfall days in March - Alderson, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 16.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (22.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.2 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Alderson, West VA

Average snowfall in March - Alderson, West VA
  • Average snowfall in March: 4.53"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.43").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Alderson, West VA

Average snowfall days in March - Alderson, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in March: 7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12.3 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
Alderson, West VA

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Alderson, West VA
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 44min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 37min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 0min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Alderson, West VA

Average sunshine days in March - Alderson, West VA
  • Average sunshine days in March: 9.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (7.7 days).

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Average UV index in March
Alderson, West VA

Average UV index in March - Alderson, West VA
  • 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, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Alderson, West VA

Average cloud cover in March - Alderson, West VA
  • Average cloud cover in March: 56

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 63).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 40).

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Average visibility in March
Alderson, West VA

Average visibility in March - Alderson, West VA
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

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

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