March weather forecast and climate
Elko, NV

The front of the iconic county courthouse of Elko County in Nevada
The front of the iconic county courthouse of Elko County in Nevada
The first month of the spring, March, is a chilly month in Elko, Nevada, with average temperature fluctuating between 28.6°F (-1.9°C) and 44.1°F (6.7°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a wintry 35.2°F (1.8°C) in February, to a frosty 44.1°F (6.7°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 28.6°F (-1.9°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Elko is 67%.

Rainfall

In Elko, during March, the rain falls for 10.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.18" (30mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 92.1 rainfall days, and 10.28" (261mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Elko are January through May, October through December. In Elko, snow falls for 8.2 days, with typically accumulated 4.13" (105mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 53 snowfall days, and 30.28" (769mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Elko, Nevada, is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Elko, Nevada, is 7.9h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Elko is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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.

What is the temperature in March in Elko?

In March, the average high-temperature is 44.1°F (6.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 28.6°F (-1.9°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Elko?

In Elko, Nevada, the average relative humidity in March is 67%.

How many days does it rain in March in Elko?

In Elko, Nevada, in March, during 10.7 rainfall days, 1.18" (30mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Elko in March?

In Elko, during March, snow falls for 8.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.13" (105mm) of snow.

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

In March, the average length of the day in Elko, Nevada, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Elko have in March?

The average sunshine in March is 7.9h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Elko?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Elko, Nevada, is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Elko, NV
  • Average high temperature in March: 6.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (-0.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -1.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-8.2°C).

Average pressure in March - Elko, NV
  • Average pressure in March: 1016.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1024.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1011.4mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Elko, NV
  • Average wind speed in March: 12.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (9.1km/h).

Average humidity in March - Elko, NV
  • Average humidity in March: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (26%).

Average rainfall in March - Elko, NV
  • Average rainfall in March: 30mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (34mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (9mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Elko, NV
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (12.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.6 days).

Average snowfall in March - Elko, NV
  • Average snowfall in March: 105mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (212mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Elko, NV
  • Average snowfall days in March: 8.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (12.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Elko, NV
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.9h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.7h).

Average sunshine days in March - Elko, NV
  • Average sunshine days in March: 14.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (13.9 days).

Average UV index in March - Elko, NV
  • Average UV index in March: 3

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

Average visibility in March - Elko, NV
  • Average visibility in March: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February and December (8km).