March weather forecast
Belle Fourche, SD

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a chilly month in Belle Fourche, South Dakota, with an average temperature ranging between max 44.2°F (6.8°C) and min 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

Temperature

In Belle Fourche, the average high-temperature in March rises from a subzero cold 31.3°F (-0.4°C) in February to a frosty 44.2°F (6.8°C). In Belle Fourche, in March, the average low-temperature is 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

Humidity

In Belle Fourche, South Dakota, the average relative humidity in March is 72%.

Rainfall

In Belle Fourche, in March, during 7.7 rainfall days, 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Belle Fourche, there are 100 rainfall days, and 12.83" (326mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, September through December. In Belle Fourche, in March, during 7.4 snowfall days, 3.66" (93mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Belle Fourche, there are 52.1 snowfall days, and 23.54" (598mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Belle Fourche, the average length of the day in March is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of March in Belle Fourche, sunrise is at 6:32 am and sunset at 5:43 pm MST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:37 am and sunset at 7:21 pm MDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from MST to MDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from MDT to MST.

Sunshine

In Belle Fourche, the average sunshine in March is 7.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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. 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 temperature in March in Belle Fourche?

In March, in Belle Fourche, South Dakota, the average high-temperature is 44.2°F (6.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Belle Fourche?

In March, the average relative humidity is 72%.

How much does it rain in Belle Fourche in March?

In Belle Fourche, South Dakota, in March, during 7.7 rainfall days, 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Belle Fourche in March?

In March, it is snowing for 7.4 days. Throughout March, 3.66" (93mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Belle Fourche have in March?

In March, the average day length in Belle Fourche, South Dakota, is 11h and 58min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Belle Fourche?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:32 am and sunset at 5:43 pm MST. On the last day of the month, in Belle Fourche, South Dakota, sunrise is at 6:37 am and sunset at 7:21 pm MDT.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Belle Fourche have in March?

In Belle Fourche, South Dakota, the average sunshine duration in March is 7.4h.

How high is the UV index in March in Belle Fourche?

In Belle Fourche, South Dakota, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average temperature in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • Average high temperature in March: 44.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (30.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 27.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (17.1°F).

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Average pressure in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average pressure in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • Average pressure in March: 30.01"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average wind speed in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and October (10.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.3mph).

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Average humidity in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average humidity in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • Average humidity in March: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (47%).

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Average rainfall in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average rainfall in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.05").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.43").

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Average rainfall days in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average rainfall days in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average snowfall in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • Average snowfall in March: 3.66"

The month with the highest snowfall is April (4.88").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average snowfall days in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • Average snowfall days in March: 7.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (10.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 31min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 53min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average sunshine days in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • Average sunshine days in March: 17.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (12.6 days).

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Average UV index in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average UV index in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • 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, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average cloud cover in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • Average cloud cover in March: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 15).

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Average visibility in March
Belle Fourche, SD

Average visibility in March - Belle Fourche, SD
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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