March weather forecast and climate
Montpelier, VT

Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont, in autumn
Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont, in autumn
March, the first month of the spring, in Montpelier, is a cold month, with average temperature ranging between min 19.9°F (-6.7°C) and max 34.3°F (1.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a freezing cold 25.9°F (-3.4°C) in February, to a cold 34.3°F (1.3°C). The average low-temperature, is 19.9°F (-6.7°C).

Humidity

In Montpelier, the average relative humidity is 86%.

Rainfall

In Montpelier, it is raining for 11.4 days, with typically 2.4" (61mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Montpelier, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.6 days and collects up to 32.01" (813mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Montpelier are January through May, October through December. In Montpelier, snow falls for 18.5 days, with typically accumulated 9.45" (240mm) of snow. In Montpelier, during the entire year, snow falls for 107.7 days, and aggregates up to 58.82" (1494mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Montpelier, Vermont, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 4h.

UV index

In Montpelier, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average 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 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.

What is the temperature in March in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, Vermont, in March, the average high-temperature is 34.3°F (1.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 19.9°F (-6.7°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, Vermont, the average relative humidity in March is 86%.

How much does it rain in Montpelier in March?

In Montpelier, during March, the rain falls for 11.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.4" (61mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, in March, during 18.5 snowfall days, 9.45" (240mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Montpelier have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Montpelier is 4h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Montpelier?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average high temperature in March: 1.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (24.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-4.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -6.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-11.8°C).

Average pressure in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average pressure in March: 1017.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1018.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1012.8mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average wind speed in March: 11.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8km/h).

Average humidity in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average humidity in March: 86%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (76%).

Average rainfall in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall in March: 61mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (87mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (53mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.8 days).

Average snowfall in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall in March: 240mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (338mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall days in March: 18.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (22.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 2.7).

Average sunshine days in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average sunshine days in March: 7.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (14.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (5.5 days).

Average UV index in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average UV index in March: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average cloud cover in March: 68

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 74).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 39).

Average visibility in March - Montpelier, VT
  • Average visibility in March: 7km

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (8km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (7km).