March weather forecast
Shrewsbury, MA

A bench in the neat lawns of Pean Park in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, near the calm lake water surrounded by golden and brown trees
A bench in the neat lawns of Pean Park in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, near the calm lake water surrounded by golden and brown trees

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is also a wintry month in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, with an average temperature fluctuating between 42.4°F (5.8°C) and 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

Temperature

In Shrewsbury, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases from a wintry 34.7°F (1.5°C) in February to a still cold 42.4°F (5.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Shrewsbury, is 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March in Shrewsbury is 77%.

Rainfall

In Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, during March, the rain falls for 11.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, there are 150.4 rainfall days, and 28.86" (733mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Shrewsbury, during March, snow falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.28" (134mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 36.5 snowfall days, and 23.82" (605mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:21 am and sunset at 5:36 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:30 am and sunset at 7:11 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In Shrewsbury, the average sunshine in March is 5.8h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Shrewsbury. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in March interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Shrewsbury?

In Shrewsbury, the average relative humidity in March is 77%.

How many days does it rain in March in Shrewsbury?

In Shrewsbury, in March, it is raining for 11.6 days, with typically 2.6" (66mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Shrewsbury?

In March, it is snowing for 8 days. Throughout March, 5.28" (134mm) of snow is accumulated.

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

The average day length in March is 11h and 58min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Shrewsbury?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:21 am and sunset at 5:36 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:30 am and sunset at 7:11 pm EDT.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Shrewsbury have in March?

In March, the average sunshine duration is 5.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Shrewsbury?

The months with the lowest UV index in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Shrewsbury?

In Shrewsbury, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Shrewsbury, MA

Average temperature in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average high temperature in March: 42.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (31.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 27.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.8°F).

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Average pressure in March
Shrewsbury, MA

Average pressure in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average pressure in March: 30.03"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.07"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Shrewsbury, MA

Average wind speed in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.5mph).

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Average humidity in March
Shrewsbury, MA

Average humidity in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average humidity in March: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (71%).

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Average rainfall in March
Shrewsbury, MA

Average rainfall in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (2.91").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.57").

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Average rainfall days in March
Shrewsbury, MA

Average rainfall days in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.3 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Shrewsbury, MA

Average snowfall in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average snowfall in March: 5.28"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (6.1").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Shrewsbury, MA

Average snowfall days in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average snowfall days in March: 8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (9.4 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
Shrewsbury, MA

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 13min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 9min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Shrewsbury, MA

Average sunshine days in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average sunshine days in March: 14.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.8 days).

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Average UV index in March
Shrewsbury, MA

Average UV index in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average UV index in March: 2

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Shrewsbury, MA

Average cloud cover in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average cloud cover in March: 50

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 34).

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Average visibility in March
Shrewsbury, MA

Average visibility in March - Shrewsbury, MA
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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