March weather forecast
Lake Charles, LA

A large ship has docked on the shores of the iconic Lake Charles in Louisiana
A large ship has docked on the shores of the iconic Lake Charles in Louisiana

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Lake Charles, is an agreeable month, with an average temperature varying between 55°F (12.8°C) and 70.9°F (21.6°C).

Temperature

In Lake Charles, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases from a comfortable 63.3°F (17.4°C) in February to an agreeable 70.9°F (21.6°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 55°F (12.8°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In Lake Charles, Louisiana, during March, the rain falls for 14.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation. In Lake Charles, during the entire year, the rain falls for 182.1 days and collects up to 39.25" (997mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

February through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March in Lake Charles is 12h and 1min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 6:11 pm CST. On the last day of March, in Lake Charles, sunrise is at 7:02 am and sunset at 7:31 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

In Lake Charles, the average sunshine in March is 7.2h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in March transform into the following instructions:
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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Lake Charles?

In March, in Lake Charles, Louisiana, the average high-temperature is 70.9°F (21.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 55°F (12.8°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Lake Charles?

The average relative humidity in March in Lake Charles is 78%.

How many days does it rain in March in Lake Charles?

In Lake Charles, Louisiana, in March, it is raining for 14.6 days, with typically 2.44" (62mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Lake Charles?

In Lake Charles, Louisiana, snow does not fall in February through November.

What is the average length of the day in March in Lake Charles?

In March, the average day length in Lake Charles, Louisiana, is 12h and 1min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Lake Charles?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 6:11 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:02 am and sunset at 7:31 pm CDT.

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

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Lake Charles, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Lake Charles have in March?

In Lake Charles, the average sunshine duration in March is 7.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Lake Charles?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Lake Charles, Louisiana, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average temperature in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average high temperature in March: 70.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 55°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (75.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (44.4°F).

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Average pressure in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average pressure in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average pressure in March: 30.06"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average wind speed in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (9.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6mph).

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Average humidity in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average humidity in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average humidity in March: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average rainfall in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.44"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.75").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (2.32").

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Average rainfall days in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average rainfall days in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 14.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (22.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.1 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average snowfall in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average snowfall in March: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.2").
The months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average snowfall days in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 4min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 14min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average sunshine days in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average sunshine days in March: 14.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average UV index in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average UV index in March: 5

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average cloud cover in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average cloud cover in March: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 25).

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Average visibility in March
Lake Charles, LA

Average visibility in March - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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