March weather forecast
Albany, NY

The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, USA, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront
The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, USA, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a cold month in Albany, New York, with average temperature fluctuating between 25.7°F (-3.5°C) and 40.8°F (4.9°C).

Temperature

In Albany, New York, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a cold 32°F (0°C) in February, to a still wintry 40.8°F (4.9°C). In Albany, in March, the average low-temperature is 25.7°F (-3.5°C).

Humidity

In Albany, the average relative humidity is 79%.

Rainfall

In Albany, New York, during March, the rain falls for 13.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Albany, there are 162.8 rainfall days, and 31.02" (788mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Albany are January through May, October through December. In March, in Albany, it is snowing for 8.8 days. Throughout March, 4.02" (102mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Albany, there are 50.4 snowfall days, and 27.2" (691mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Albany, the average sunshine is 5.7h.

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 low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Albany?

In March, the average relative humidity is 79%.

How much does it rain in Albany in March?

In Albany, in March, during 13.5 rainfall days, 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Albany?

In Albany, in March, during 8.8 snowfall days, 4.02" (102mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Albany?

In Albany, New York, the average sunshine in March is 5.7h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Albany, New York, are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in March in Albany?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Albany, New York, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Albany, NY

Average temperature in March - Albany, NY
  • Average high temperature in March: 4.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-1.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -3.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-8.5°C).

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Average pressure in March
Albany, NY

Average pressure in March - Albany, NY
  • Average pressure in March: 1017.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1018.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Albany, NY

Average wind speed in March - Albany, NY
  • Average wind speed in March: 12.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (12.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.3km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Albany, NY

Average humidity in March - Albany, NY
  • Average humidity in March: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (73%).

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Average rainfall in March
Albany, NY

Average rainfall in March - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall in March: 57mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (81mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (49mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Albany, NY

Average rainfall days in March - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.1 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Albany, NY

Average snowfall in March - Albany, NY
  • Average snowfall in March: 102mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (194mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in March
Albany, NY

Average snowfall days in March - Albany, NY
  • Average snowfall days in March: 8.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (14.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Albany, NY

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Albany, NY
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Albany, NY

Average sunshine days in March - Albany, NY
  • Average sunshine days in March: 12.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (17.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (10.6 days).

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Average UV index in March
Albany, NY

Average UV index in March - Albany, NY
  • Average UV index in March: 2

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Albany, NY

Average cloud cover in March - Albany, NY
  • Average cloud cover in March: 53

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 58).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in March
Albany, NY

Average visibility in March - Albany, NY
  • Average visibility in March: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, October, November and December (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, August and September (8km).

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