March weather forecast
Marion, NC

A walking path through the woods, scenic trees, and clean fields near the calm Catawba River in Marion City, North Carolina
A walking path through the woods, scenic trees, and clean fields near the calm Catawba River in Marion City, North Carolina

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a moderate month in Marion, North Carolina, with an average temperature varying between 55.9°F (13.3°C) and 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Temperature

In Marion, North Carolina, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases from a chilly 49.1°F (9.5°C) in February to a moderate 55.9°F (13.3°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Marion is 76%.

Rainfall

In Marion, it is raining for 15.7 days, with typically 2.44" (62mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Marion, there are 175.4 rainfall days, and 31.3" (795mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Marion. In March, it is snowing for 2.2 days. Throughout March, 0.63" (16mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Marion, there are 12.2 snowfall days, and 8.35" (212mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Marion, North Carolina, the average length of the day in March is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of March in Marion, sunrise is at 6:57 am and sunset at 6:23 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:15 am and sunset at 7:48 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Marion is 7.2h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Marion?

In March, in Marion, North Carolina, the average high-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Marion?

In March, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How much does it rain in Marion in March?

In March, in Marion, North Carolina, the rain falls for 15.7 days. Throughout March, 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Marion?

In Marion, in March, snow falls for 2.2 days, with typically accumulated 0.63" (16mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Marion have in March?

In March, the average day length in Marion is 11h and 59min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Marion?

On the first day of March in Marion, North Carolina, sunrise is at 6:57 am and sunset at 6:23 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:15 am and sunset at 7:48 pm EDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Marion?

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Marion have in March?

In Marion, North Carolina, the average sunshine duration in March is 7.2h.

How high is the UV index in March in Marion?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Marion, North Carolina, is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Marion, NC

Average temperature in March - Marion, NC
  • Average high temperature in March: 55.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (44.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 37.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28.4°F).

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Average pressure in March
Marion, NC

Average pressure in March - Marion, NC
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Marion, NC

Average wind speed in March - Marion, NC
  • Average wind speed in March: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.5mph).

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Average humidity in March
Marion, NC

Average humidity in March - Marion, NC
  • Average humidity in March: 76%

The months with the highest relative humidity are May and December (77%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are July and November (73%).

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Average rainfall in March
Marion, NC

Average rainfall in March - Marion, NC
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.44"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (3.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in March
Marion, NC

Average rainfall days in March - Marion, NC
  • Average rainfall days in March: 15.7 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are May and July (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.9 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Marion, NC

Average snowfall in March - Marion, NC
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.63"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (3.07").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Marion, NC

Average snowfall days in March - Marion, NC
  • Average snowfall days in March: 2.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Marion, NC

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Marion, NC
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 32min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 47min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Marion, NC

Average sunshine days in March - Marion, NC
  • Average sunshine days in March: 12.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Marion, NC

Average UV index in March - Marion, NC
  • Average UV index in March: 3

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Marion, NC

Average cloud cover in March - Marion, NC
  • Average cloud cover in March: 42

The months with the most cloud cover are March and December (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in March
Marion, NC

Average visibility in March - Marion, NC
  • Average visibility in March: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are February, June, July, August, October and November (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, March, April, May, September and December (5mi).

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