March weather forecast and climate
Monument, NM

The first month of the spring, March, is a pleasant month in Monument, New Mexico, with average temperature varying between 69.4°F (20.8°C) and 46.9°F (8.3°C).

Temperature

In Monument, the average high-temperature in March increases, from a mild 59°F (15°C) in February, to a pleasant 69.4°F (20.8°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 46.9°F (8.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 35%.

Rainfall

In Monument, New Mexico, in March, during 5.7 rainfall days, 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Monument, there are 81.7 rainfall days, and 11.5" (292mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through March, October through December are months with snowfall. March is the last month it regularly snows in Monument. During 0.5 snowfall days, Monument aggregates 0.12" (3mm) of snow. In Monument, during the entire year, snow falls for 7.1 days, and aggregates up to 3.11" (79mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Monument is 9h.

UV index

In Monument, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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. 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 Monument?

In Monument, New Mexico, in March, the average high-temperature is 69.4°F (20.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 46.9°F (8.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Monument?

In Monument, the average relative humidity in March is 35%.

How much does it rain in Monument in March?

In March, in Monument, the rain falls for 5.7 days. Throughout March, 0.75" (19mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Monument?

March is the last month it regularly snows in Monument, New Mexico. During 0.5 snowfall days, in March, Monument aggregates 0.12" (3mm) of snow.

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

In Monument, New Mexico, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Monument?

The average sunshine in March in Monument is 9h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Monument?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Monument is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Monument, NM
  • Average high temperature in March: 20.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (33.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 8.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.3°C).

Average pressure in March - Monument, NM
  • Average pressure in March: 1014.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1020.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1010.3mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Monument, NM
  • Average wind speed in March: 19.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (21.1km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are January and December (16.3km/h).

Average humidity in March - Monument, NM
  • Average humidity in March: 35%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (53%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (32%).

Average rainfall in March - Monument, NM
  • Average rainfall in March: 19mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (56mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (6mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Monument, NM
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (12.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.7 days).

Average snowfall in March - Monument, NM
  • Average snowfall in March: 3mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (31mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Monument, NM
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (1.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

Average sunshine days in March - Monument, NM
  • Average sunshine days in March: 25 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (15.4 days).

Average UV index in March - Monument, NM
  • Average UV index in March: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in March - Monument, NM
  • Average cloud cover in March: 20

The month with the most cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 22).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 12).

Average visibility in March - Monument, 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).