March weather forecast and climate
Olcott, NY

The first month of the spring, March, is a cold month in Olcott, New York, with average temperature ranging between min 29.5°F (-1.4°C) and max 38.3°F (3.5°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a freezing cold 31.3°F (-0.4°C) in February, to a cold 38.3°F (3.5°C). In March, in Olcott, New York, the average low-temperature is 29.5°F (-1.4°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Olcott is 79%.

Rainfall

In Olcott, during March, the rain falls for 12.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.05" (52mm) of precipitation. In Olcott, during the entire year, the rain falls for 168.5 days and collects up to 29.02" (737mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Olcott are January through May, October through December. In Olcott, during March, snow falls for 8.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.32" (59mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 59.1 snowfall days, and 17.28" (439mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

March is the month with the coldest seawater, with an average ocean temperature of 35.6°F (2°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 5.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Olcott is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Olcott?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Olcott, New York, is 38.3°F (3.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 29.5°F (-1.4°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Olcott?

The average relative humidity in March in Olcott is 79%.

How much does it rain in Olcott in March?

In March, in Olcott, the rain falls for 12.7 days. Throughout March, 2.05" (52mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Olcott in March?

In Olcott, New York, in March, snow falls for 8.8 days, with typically accumulated 2.32" (59mm) of snow.

What month is the ocean coldest in Olcott?

The month with the coldest seawater in Olcott is March, with an average ocean temperature of 35.6°F (2°C).

What is the water temperature in March in Olcott?

In March, the average ocean temperature is 35.6°F (2°C). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Olcott?

The average sunshine in March in Olcott is 5.5h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Olcott?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Olcott, New York, is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Olcott, NY
  • Average high temperature in March: 3.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (24.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-1.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -1.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (18.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-5.7°C).

Average pressure in March - Olcott, NY
  • Average pressure in March: 1018.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1018.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.2mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Olcott, NY
  • Average wind speed in March: 18.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (21.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (12.4km/h).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (74%).

Average rainfall in March - Olcott, NY
  • Average rainfall in March: 52mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (77mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (49mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Olcott, NY
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (18.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (8.5 days).

Average snowfall in March - Olcott, NY
  • Average snowfall in March: 59mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (114mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (15.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Olcott, NY
  • Average sea temperature in March: 2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (22.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (2°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.6h).

Average sunshine days in March - Olcott, NY
  • Average sunshine days in March: 10.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (13.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (6.6 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in March - Olcott, NY
  • Average cloud cover in March: 57

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 75).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 26).

Average visibility in March - Olcott, NY
  • Average visibility in March: 9km

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