Jackson
Mississippi, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Jackson, MS

The view of the Capitol building in Jackson, Mississippi, from a beautiful tree park
The view of the Capitol building in Jackson, Mississippi, from a beautiful tree park
The first month of the spring, March, is an enjoyable month in Jackson, Mississippi, with average temperature varying between 49.3°F (9.6°C) and 67.6°F (19.8°C).

Temperature

In Jackson, Mississippi, the average high-temperature in March marginally rises, from a mild 59.4°F (15.2°C) in February, to an enjoyable 67.6°F (19.8°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 49.3°F (9.6°C).

Humidity

In Jackson, Mississippi, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In Jackson, it is raining for 14.1 days, with typically 2.8" (71mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Jackson, during the entire year, the rain falls for 152.1 days and collects up to 29.72" (755mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Jackson snow does not fall through December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Jackson, Mississippi, is 7h.

UV index

In Jackson, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Jackson?

In March, in Jackson, Mississippi, the average high-temperature is 67.6°F (19.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 49.3°F (9.6°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Jackson?

The average relative humidity in March in Jackson is 78%.

How much does it rain in Jackson in March?

In March, the rain falls for 14.1 days. Throughout March, 2.8" (71mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Jackson in March?

In March, in Jackson, it doesn't snow. February is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in Jackson?

March through December are months without snowfall in Jackson, Mississippi.

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

The average length of the day in March is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Jackson?

In Jackson, Mississippi, the average sunshine in March is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Jackson?

In Jackson, Mississippi, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Jackson, MS
  • Average high temperature in March: 19.8°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (33.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 9.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3.6°C).

Average humidity in March - Jackson, MS
  • Average humidity in March: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

Average rainfall in March - Jackson, MS
  • Average rainfall in March: 71mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (88mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (46mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Jackson, MS
  • Average rainfall days in March: 14.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (8.5 days).

Average snowfall in March - Jackson, MS
  • Average snowfall in March: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (9mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Jackson, MS
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Jackson, MS
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

Average UV index in March - Jackson, MS
  • Average UV index in March: 5

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