Charleston
West Virginia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Charleston, West VA

The calm Kanawha River in front of Charleston, West Virginia, reflecting the city in its water
The calm Kanawha River in front of Charleston, West Virginia, reflecting the city in its water
The first month of the spring, March, is a moderate month in Charleston, West Virginia, with average temperature ranging between min 35.4°F (1.9°C) and max 56.1°F (13.4°C).

Temperature

In Charleston, the average high-temperature increases, from a frosty 46.6°F (8.1°C) in February, to a moderate 56.1°F (13.4°C). The average low-temperature, is 35.4°F (1.9°C).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 14.4 days. Throughout March, 3.9" (99.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Charleston, West Virginia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 150.7 days and collects up to 44" (1117.4mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Charleston.

Daylight

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

What is the temperature in March in Charleston?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 56.1°F (13.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 35.4°F (1.9°C).

How many days does it rain in March in Charleston?

In Charleston, in March, it is raining for 14.4 days, with typically 3.9" (99.1mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Charleston?

In Charleston, West Virginia, in March, snow falls for 3.5 days, with typically accumulated 5.6" (142.2mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Charleston have in March?

In Charleston, West Virginia, the average length of the day in March is 12h.
Average temperature in March - Charleston, West VA
  • Average high temperature in March: 56.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 35.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.3°F).

Average rainfall in March - Charleston, West VA
  • Average rainfall in March: 3.9"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.9").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (2.7").

Average rainfall days in March - Charleston, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 14.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (9.3 days).

Average snowfall in March - Charleston, West VA
  • Average snowfall in March: 5.6"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (11.5").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Charleston, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in March: 3.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in March - Charleston, West VA
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).