Banff
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Banff, Canada

March, the first month of the spring, in Banff, is a wintry month, with average temperature ranging between min -6.6°C (20.1°F) and max 5.2°C (41.4°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases, from a subzero cold -0.2°C (31.6°F) in February, to a wintry 5.2°C (41.4°F). In March, the average low-temperature is -6.6°C (20.1°F).

Humidity

In Banff, the average relative humidity is 43.8%.

Rainfall

In Banff, in March, it is raining for 1.7 days, with typically 3.1mm (0.1") of accumulated precipitation. In Banff, during the entire year, the rain falls for 86.9 days and collects up to 322.4mm (12.7") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall. In Banff, during March, snow falls for 8.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 236mm (9.3") of snow. Throughout the year, in Banff, there are 63.9 snowfall days, and 1912mm (75.3") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Banff, the average length of the day in March is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In Banff, the average sunshine in March is 5h.

UV index

In Banff, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Banff?

In Banff, in March, the average high-temperature is 5.2°C (41.4°F), and the average low-temperature is -6.6°C (20.1°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Banff?

The average relative humidity in March is 43.8%.

How much does it rain in Banff in March?

In Banff, in March, during 1.7 rainfall days, 3.1mm (0.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Banff in March?

In Banff, Canada, in March, during 8.6 snowfall days, 236mm (9.3") of snow is typically accumulated.

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

In Banff, Canada, the average length of the day in March is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Banff have in March?

In Banff, Canada, the average sunshine in March is 5h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Banff?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Banff, Canada
  • Average high temperature in March: 5.2°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (21.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (-5.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -6.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (7.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (-13.3°C).

Average humidity in March - Banff, Canada
  • Average humidity in March: 43.8%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (66%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (39.6%).

Average rainfall in March - Banff, Canada
  • Average rainfall in March: 3.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (67.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (1.7mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Banff, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in March: 1.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and December (0.9 days).

Average snowfall in March - Banff, Canada
  • Average snowfall in March: 236mm

The month with the highest snowfall is November (308mm).
The month with the lowest snowfall is July (1mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Banff, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in March: 8.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of snowfall days is July (0.1 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Banff, Canada
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 2).

Average UV index in March - Banff, Canada
  • Average UV index in March: 3

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).