March weather forecast
Gustavus, AK

Brown sand and water on a section of the Gustavus Beach, Alaska, and snow-peaked mountains in the far view
Brown sand and water on a section of the Gustavus Beach, Alaska, and snow-peaked mountains in the far view

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a cold month in Gustavus, Alaska, with an average temperature ranging between max 32.5°F (0.3°C) and min 26.2°F (-3.2°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a wintry 32.5°F (0.3°C). In March, in Gustavus, the average low-temperature is 26.2°F (-3.2°C).

Humidity

In Gustavus, Alaska, the average relative humidity in March is 86%.

Rainfall

In Gustavus, Alaska, in March, during 10.8 rainfall days, 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Gustavus, during the entire year, the rain falls for 182.7 days and collects up to 37.4" (950mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In Gustavus, during 13.2 snowfall days, 10.24" (260mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 60.8 snowfall days, and 53.78" (1366mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March is 11h and 53min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:56 am and sunset at 5:33 pm AKST. On the last day of March, in Gustavus, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 7:42 pm AKDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from AKST to AKDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from AKDT to AKST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 4.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Gustavus is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in March transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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 temperature in March in Gustavus?

In March, in Gustavus, the average high-temperature is 32.5°F (0.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 26.2°F (-3.2°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Gustavus?

In Gustavus, the average relative humidity in March is 86%.

How many days does it rain in March in Gustavus?

In March, in Gustavus, the rain falls for 10.8 days. Throughout March, 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Gustavus in March?

In March, in Gustavus, Alaska, it is snowing for 13.2 days. Throughout March, 10.24" (260mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Gustavus have in March?

In Gustavus, Alaska, the average day length in March is 11h and 53min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Gustavus?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:56 am and sunset at 5:33 pm AKST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 7:42 pm AKDT.

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

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Gustavus, Alaska, and the time zone changes from AKST to AKDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Gustavus have in March?

In Gustavus, Alaska, the average sunshine duration in March is 4.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Gustavus?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Gustavus, Alaska, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Gustavus, AK

Average temperature in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average high temperature in March: 32.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (57.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 26.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (49.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (25.9°F).

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Average pressure in March
Gustavus, AK

Average pressure in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average pressure in March: 29.85"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (30.03"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (29.77"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Gustavus, AK

Average wind speed in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average wind speed in March: 6.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (3.7mph).

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Average humidity in March
Gustavus, AK

Average humidity in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average humidity in March: 86%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (84%).

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Average rainfall in March
Gustavus, AK

Average rainfall in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.6"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are October and November (4.21").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (1.61").

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Average rainfall days in March
Gustavus, AK

Average rainfall days in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (8.2 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Gustavus, AK

Average snowfall in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average snowfall in March: 10.24"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (11.22").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Gustavus, AK

Average snowfall days in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average snowfall days in March: 13.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (13.2 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
Gustavus, AK

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 53min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18h and 11min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6h and 29min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7h and 42min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 2h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Gustavus, AK

Average sunshine days in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average sunshine days in March: 11.6 days

The months with the most sunshine days are February and May (12.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (7.7 days).

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Average UV index in March
Gustavus, AK

Average UV index in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 4).
The months with the lowest UV index are November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Gustavus, AK

Average cloud cover in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average cloud cover in March: 62

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 71).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 56).

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Average visibility in March
Gustavus, AK

Average visibility in March - Gustavus, AK
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December (5mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are July and August (4mi).

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