March weather forecast and climate
Fort Sumner, NM

The first month of the spring, March, is an enjoyable month in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, with average temperature varying between 41.5°F (5.3°C) and 64°F (17.8°C).

Temperature

In Fort Sumner, New Mexico, the average high-temperature in March rises, from a fresh 53.8°F (12.1°C) in February, to an enjoyable 64°F (17.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Fort Sumner, is 41.5°F (5.3°C).

Humidity

In Fort Sumner, the average relative humidity is 34%.

Rainfall

In March, in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, the rain falls for 5.5 days. Throughout March, 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Fort Sumner, during the entire year, the rain falls for 78.6 days and collects up to 9.06" (230mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In Fort Sumner, during 1.2 snowfall days, 0.51" (13mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Fort Sumner, New Mexico, during the entire year, snow falls for 13.6 days, and aggregates up to 8.19" (208mm) of snow.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Fort Sumner is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Fort Sumner is 9.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. 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 Fort Sumner?

In March, in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, the average high-temperature is 64°F (17.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 41.5°F (5.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Fort Sumner?

The average relative humidity in March in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, is 34%.

How much does it rain in Fort Sumner in March?

In March, in Fort Sumner, the rain falls for 5.5 days. Throughout March, 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Fort Sumner in March?

In March, in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, it is snowing for 1.2 days. Throughout March, 0.51" (13mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Fort Sumner have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Fort Sumner have in March?

In March, the average sunshine is 9.4h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Fort Sumner?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average high temperature in March: 17.8°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are June and July (32.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (9.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 5.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-0.8°C).

Average pressure in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average pressure in March: 1014.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1020mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1011.3mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average wind speed in March: 20.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (20.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (14.5km/h).

Average humidity in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average humidity in March: 34%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (52%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (31%).

Average rainfall in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average rainfall in March: 11mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (41mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (9mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.4 days).

Average snowfall in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average snowfall in March: 13mm

The month with the highest snowfall is November (47mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.2 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and December (3.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.1).

Average sunshine days in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average sunshine days in March: 24.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (25.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (14 days).

Average UV index in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average UV index in March: 4

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average visibility in March - Fort Sumner, NM
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

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