March weather forecast
Natchitoches, LA

Night neon light rays fall on the ancient building that holds the Minor Basilica in Natchitoches, Louisiana
Night neon light rays fall on the ancient building that holds the Minor Basilica in Natchitoches, Louisiana

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a pleasant month in Natchitoches, Louisiana, with an average temperature varying between 50.5°F (10.3°C) and 68.7°F (20.4°C).

Temperature

In Natchitoches, Louisiana, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases from a mild 60.1°F (15.6°C) in February to an agreeable 68.7°F (20.4°C). In Natchitoches, the average low-temperature is 50.5°F (10.3°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 80%.

Rainfall

In Natchitoches, during 12.6 rainfall days, 1.73" (44mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Natchitoches, there are 142.7 rainfall days, and 23.9" (607mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through March and December are months with snowfall in Natchitoches. March is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.3 snowfall days, Natchitoches aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow. In Natchitoches, during the entire year, snow falls for 1.7 days and aggregates up to 0.43" (11mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Natchitoches, the average length of the day in March is 12h and 1min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 6:10 pm CST. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 7:01 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

The average sunshine in March in Natchitoches, Louisiana, is 6.7h.

UV index

In Natchitoches, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 average humidity in March in Natchitoches?

The average relative humidity in March in Natchitoches is 80%.

How many days does it rain in March in Natchitoches?

In Natchitoches, Louisiana, in March, during 12.6 rainfall days, 1.73" (44mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Natchitoches?

March is the last month it regularly snows in Natchitoches, Louisiana. During 0.3 snowfall days, in March, Natchitoches aggregates 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Natchitoches have in March?

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

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Natchitoches?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 6:10 pm CST. On the last day of the month, in Natchitoches, Louisiana, sunrise is at 7:01 am and sunset at 7:31 pm CDT.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Natchitoches?

In Natchitoches, Louisiana, the average sunshine duration in March is 6.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Natchitoches?

In Natchitoches, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Natchitoches, LA

Average temperature in March - Natchitoches, LA
  • Average high temperature in March: 68.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (94.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (55.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 50.5°F

The months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (39.6°F).

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Average pressure in March
Natchitoches, LA

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

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

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Average wind speed in March
Natchitoches, LA

Average wind speed in March - Natchitoches, LA
  • Average wind speed in March: 6.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.9mph).

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Average humidity in March
Natchitoches, LA

Average humidity in March - Natchitoches, LA
  • Average humidity in March: 80%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (83%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are August and October (71%).

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Average rainfall in March
Natchitoches, LA

Average rainfall in March - Natchitoches, LA
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.73"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.87").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.3").

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Average rainfall days in March
Natchitoches, LA

Average rainfall days in March - Natchitoches, LA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (15.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.5 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Natchitoches, LA

Average snowfall in March - Natchitoches, LA
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.04"

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

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Average snowfall days in March
Natchitoches, LA

Average snowfall days in March - Natchitoches, LA
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Natchitoches, LA

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 11min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 7min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Natchitoches, LA

Average sunshine days in March - Natchitoches, LA
  • Average sunshine days in March: 15.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (12.1 days).

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Average UV index in March
Natchitoches, LA

Average UV index in March - Natchitoches, LA
  • Average UV index in March: 5

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Natchitoches, LA

Average cloud cover in March - Natchitoches, LA
  • Average cloud cover in March: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in March
Natchitoches, LA

Average visibility in March - Natchitoches, LA
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are June, August, October and November (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, July, September and December (5mi).

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