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

March weather forecast and climate
Parkersburg, West VA

March, the first month of the spring, in Parkersburg, is a fresh month, with average temperature ranging between min 34.3°F (1.3°C) and max 51.3°F (10.7°C).

Temperature

In Parkersburg, the average high-temperature increases, from a cold 40.6°F (4.8°C) in February, to a fresh 51.3°F (10.7°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 34.3°F (1.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 78%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 15.2 days. Throughout March, 2.83" (72mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 175.1 rainfall days, and 30.59" (777mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Parkersburg. In March, in Parkersburg, it is snowing for 5.8 days. Throughout March, 2.05" (52mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Parkersburg, there are 42.5 snowfall days, and 12.4" (315mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Parkersburg, West Virginia, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Parkersburg is 5.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Parkersburg is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
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.

What is the temperature in March in Parkersburg?

In Parkersburg, West Virginia, in March, the average high-temperature is 51.3°F (10.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 34.3°F (1.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Parkersburg?

In Parkersburg, the average relative humidity in March is 78%.

How much does it rain in Parkersburg in March?

In Parkersburg, during March, the rain falls for 15.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.83" (72mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Parkersburg in March?

In Parkersburg, during March, snow falls for 5.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.05" (52mm) of snow.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Parkersburg have in March?

The average sunshine in March is 5.9h.

How high is the UV index in March in Parkersburg?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Parkersburg, West Virginia, is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Parkersburg, West VA
  • Average high temperature in March: 51.3°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 (36.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 34.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.2°F).

Average humidity in March - Parkersburg, West VA
  • Average humidity in March: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (75%).

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.89").

Average rainfall days in March - Parkersburg, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 15.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (19.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.4 days).

Average snowfall in March - Parkersburg, West VA
  • Average snowfall in March: 2.05"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.54").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Parkersburg, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in March: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.9h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.5h).

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

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