March weather forecast and climate
West Smithfield, NC

March, the first month of the spring, in West Smithfield, is a moderate month, with average temperature ranging between min 42.8°F (6°C) and max 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Temperature

In West Smithfield, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases, from a fresh 53.4°F (11.9°C) in February, to a moderate 60.4°F (15.8°C). In March, in West Smithfield, the average low-temperature is 42.8°F (6°C).

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity are January, March and November, with an average relative humidity of 73%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 9.7 days. Throughout March, 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In West Smithfield, North Carolina, during the entire year, the rain falls for 115.7 days and collects up to 11.06" (281mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

March through December are months without snowfall in West Smithfield.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in West Smithfield is 7h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in West Smithfield is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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. 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 West Smithfield?

The average high-temperature, in March, in West Smithfield, North Carolina, is 60.4°F (15.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 42.8°F (6°C).

What are the least humid months in West Smithfield?

January, March and November, with an average relative humidity of 73%, are the least humid months in West Smithfield, North Carolina.

What is the average humidity in March in West Smithfield?

In March, the average relative humidity in West Smithfield, North Carolina, is 73%.

How many days does it rain in March in West Smithfield?

In West Smithfield, North Carolina, in March, during 9.7 rainfall days, 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

Does it snow in West Smithfield in March?

In March, it doesn't snow. February is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in West Smithfield?

In West Smithfield snow does not fall in March through December.

What is the average length of the day in March in West Smithfield?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in West Smithfield?

The average sunshine in March in West Smithfield is 7h.

How high is the UV index in March in West Smithfield?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - West Smithfield, NC
  • Average high temperature in March: 15.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (21.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.2°C).

Average pressure in March - West Smithfield, NC
  • Average pressure in March: 1019mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1020.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.6mbar).

Average humidity in March - West Smithfield, NC
  • Average humidity in March: 73%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, August and September (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, March and November (73%).

Average rainfall in March - West Smithfield, NC
  • Average rainfall in March: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (38mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (17mm).

Average rainfall days in March - West Smithfield, NC
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.5 days).

Average snowfall in March - West Smithfield, NC
  • Average snowfall in March: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (3mm).
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - West Smithfield, NC
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.2 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - West Smithfield, NC
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5.4).

Average sunshine days in March - West Smithfield, NC
  • Average sunshine days in March: 19.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.9 days).

Average UV index in March - West Smithfield, NC
  • Average UV index in March: 4

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in March - West Smithfield, NC
  • Average cloud cover in March: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in March - West Smithfield, NC
  • Average visibility in March: 9km

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