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

March weather forecast and climate
Martinsburg, West VA

March, the first month of the spring, in Martinsburg, is a fresh month, with average temperature ranging between max 52.5°F (11.4°C) and min 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases, from a chilly 43.2°F (6.2°C) in February, to a cool 52.5°F (11.4°C). In Martinsburg, in March, the average low-temperature is 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

Rainfall

In Martinsburg, during 10.6 rainfall days, 3.5" (89.4mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Martinsburg, there are 117.5 rainfall days, and 38.6" (980.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Martinsburg is 6h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Martinsburg is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 5 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in March in Martinsburg?

In Martinsburg, West Virginia, in March, the average high-temperature is 52.5°F (11.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

How many days does it rain in March in Martinsburg?

In Martinsburg, in March, it is raining for 10.6 days, with typically 3.5" (89.4mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Martinsburg in March?

In Martinsburg, during March, snow falls for 1.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.4" (111.8mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Martinsburg have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Martinsburg have in March?

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

What is the UV index intensity in March in Martinsburg?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Martinsburg is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Martinsburg, West VA
  • Average high temperature in March: 52.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 31.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.3°F).

Average rainfall in March - Martinsburg, West VA
  • Average rainfall in March: 3.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.3").

Average rainfall days in March - Martinsburg, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (12.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (8.5 days).

Average snowfall in March - Martinsburg, West VA
  • Average snowfall in March: 4.4"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (9.3").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Martinsburg, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Martinsburg, West VA
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in March - Martinsburg, West VA
  • Average UV index in March: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).