March weather forecast
Franklintown, West VA

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a fresh month in Franklintown, West Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 51.4°F (10.8°C) and an average low of 34.2°F (1.2°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises from a wintry 42.6°F (5.9°C) in February to a cool 51.4°F (10.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Franklintown, is 34.2°F (1.2°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Franklintown is 75%.

Rainfall

In Franklintown, it is raining for 12.6 days, with typically 1.97" (50mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Franklintown, during the entire year, the rain falls for 152.4 days and collects up to 23.5" (597mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Franklintown, during 3.8 snowfall days, 2.2" (56mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Franklintown, West Virginia, during the entire year, snow falls for 19.9 days and aggregates up to 9.69" (246mm) of snow.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Franklintown is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of March in Franklintown, sunrise is at 6:43 am and sunset at 6:04 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:57 am and sunset at 7:34 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

In Franklintown, the average sunshine in March is 6.6h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 average humidity in March in Franklintown?

In Franklintown, the average relative humidity in March is 75%.

How many days does it rain in March in Franklintown?

In Franklintown, during March, the rain falls for 12.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Franklintown in March?

In March, in Franklintown, it is snowing for 3.8 days. Throughout March, 2.2" (56mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Franklintown have in March?

In Franklintown, West Virginia, the average day length in March is 11h and 59min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Franklintown?

On the first day of March in Franklintown, West Virginia, sunrise is at 6:43 am and sunset at 6:04 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:57 am and sunset at 7:34 pm EDT.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Franklintown?

In March, the average sunshine duration is 6.6h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Franklintown?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Franklintown is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Franklintown, West VA

Average temperature in March - Franklintown, West VA
  • Average high temperature in March: 51.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 34.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.1°F).

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Average pressure in March
Franklintown, West VA

Average pressure in March - Franklintown, West VA
  • Average pressure in March: 30.08"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.95"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Franklintown, West VA

Average wind speed in March - Franklintown, West VA
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in March
Franklintown, West VA

Average humidity in March - Franklintown, West VA
  • Average humidity in March: 75%

The months with the highest relative humidity are May, October and December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (73%).

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Average rainfall in March
Franklintown, West VA

Average rainfall in March - Franklintown, West VA
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.97"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May, July and August (2.68").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.3").

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Average rainfall days in March
Franklintown, West VA

Average rainfall days in March - Franklintown, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.9 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Franklintown, West VA

Average snowfall in March - Franklintown, West VA
  • Average snowfall in March: 2.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.68").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Franklintown, West VA

Average snowfall days in March - Franklintown, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in March: 3.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.9 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
Franklintown, West VA

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 53min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 28min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Franklintown, West VA

Average sunshine days in March - Franklintown, West VA
  • Average sunshine days in March: 15 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.5 days).

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Average UV index in March
Franklintown, West VA

Average UV index in March - Franklintown, West VA
  • Average UV index in March: 3

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Franklintown, West VA

Average cloud cover in March - Franklintown, West VA
  • Average cloud cover in March: 47

The months with the most cloud cover are March and December (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in March
Franklintown, West VA

Average visibility in March - Franklintown, West VA
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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