March weather forecast and climate
Ashland, WI

The first month of the spring, March, is a cold month in Ashland, Wisconsin, with average temperature varying between 35.1°F (1.7°C) and 22.8°F (-5.1°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases, from a subzero cold 22.5°F (-5.3°C) in February, to a cold 35.1°F (1.7°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 22.8°F (-5.1°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Ashland is 85%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 8.2 days. Throughout March, 1.5" (38mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Ashland, there are 121.6 rainfall days, and 21.42" (544mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Ashland. In March, in Ashland, it is snowing for 13.1 days. Throughout March, 4.76" (121mm) of snow is accumulated. In Ashland, during the entire year, snow falls for 99.1 days, and aggregates up to 37.13" (943mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In Ashland, in March, the average water temperature is 33.1°F (0.6°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

In Ashland, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In Ashland, the average sunshine in March is 4.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Ashland is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Ashland?

In Ashland, Wisconsin, in March, the average high-temperature is 35.1°F (1.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 22.8°F (-5.1°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Ashland?

The average relative humidity in March in Ashland, Wisconsin, is 85%.

How many days does it rain in March in Ashland?

In March, in Ashland, the rain falls for 8.2 days. Throughout March, 1.5" (38mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Ashland in March?

In March, it is snowing for 13.1 days. Throughout March, 4.76" (121mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in March in Ashland?

In March, the average ocean temperature in Ashland, Wisconsin, is 33.1°F (0.6°C). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

How many hours of daylight does Ashland have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Ashland have in March?

In Ashland, the average sunshine in March is 4.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Ashland?

In Ashland, Wisconsin, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average high temperature in March: 35.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 22.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.6°F).

Average pressure in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.1").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.9").

Average wind speed in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average wind speed in March: 8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is November (9.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.6mph).

Average humidity in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average humidity in March: 85%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (72%).

Average rainfall in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.56").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.94").

Average rainfall days in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.2 days).

Average snowfall in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average snowfall in March: 4.76"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (7.95").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average snowfall days in March: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (21.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average sea temperature in March: 33.1°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (63.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (32.9°F).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.3h).

Average sunshine days in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average sunshine days in March: 12.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (9.8 days).

Average UV index in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average cloud cover in March: 63

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 78).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in March - Ashland, WI
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (4mi).