March weather forecast and climate
Taos, NM

A large old building in the ancient city of Taos in New Mexico
A large old building in the ancient city of Taos in New Mexico
March, the first month of the spring, in Taos, is a chilly month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22.6°F (-5.2°C) and an average high of 45.1°F (7.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases, from a cold 35.4°F (1.9°C) in February, to a chilly 45.1°F (7.3°C). In Taos, the average low-temperature is 22.6°F (-5.2°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 60%.

Rainfall

In Taos, in March, during 3.8 rainfall days, 0.59" (15mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Taos, there are 82.8 rainfall days, and 11.06" (281mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Taos, New Mexico, during March, snow falls for 5.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.31" (84mm) of snow. In Taos, during the entire year, snow falls for 37.3 days, and aggregates up to 26.14" (664mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 9.2h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in March interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Taos?

In Taos, New Mexico, in March, the average high-temperature is 45.1°F (7.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 22.6°F (-5.2°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Taos?

In Taos, the average relative humidity in March is 60%.

How many days does it rain in March in Taos?

In Taos, New Mexico, in March, during 3.8 rainfall days, 0.59" (15mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Taos?

In Taos, during March, snow falls for 5.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.31" (84mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Taos have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Taos have in March?

In March, the average sunshine is 9.2h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Taos?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Taos.

How high is the UV index in March in Taos?

In Taos, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Taos, NM
  • Average high temperature in March: 7.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (24.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (0.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -5.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (9.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-11.4°C).

Average pressure in March - Taos, NM
  • Average pressure in March: 1015.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1021.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1012.1mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Taos, NM
  • Average wind speed in March: 11.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.9km/h).

Average humidity in March - Taos, NM
  • Average humidity in March: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (40%).

Average rainfall in March - Taos, NM
  • Average rainfall in March: 15mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (82mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (11mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Taos, NM
  • Average rainfall days in March: 3.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (1.4 days).

Average snowfall in March - Taos, NM
  • Average snowfall in March: 84mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (143mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Taos, NM
  • Average snowfall days in March: 5.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.5).

Average sunshine days in March - Taos, NM
  • Average sunshine days in March: 23.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (25.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.3 days).

Average UV index in March - Taos, NM
  • Average UV index in March: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

Average visibility in March - Taos, NM
  • Average visibility in March: 9km

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