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March Weather In Washington  
March Washington Weather
Record High: 88°F
Normal High: 55°F
Normal Low: 32°F
Record Low: 3°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 3.55"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 2.4"
Avg Monthly Snow: 3.3"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 7"

Washington Weather In March

The highest recorded temperature for Washington DC for the past 105 years in March was 88 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently measured on March 18, 1963, while the average high temperature is 55. The lowest reported temperature in March for Washington for the past 105 years was 3 measured on March 10, 1960, and the regular low is 32.

United States National Weather Service historical Washington March weather data indicates that on March 2, 1980, the measured high temperature did not exceed 15 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Washington in the past 105 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on March 13, 1977, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 56 degrees, the highest low measured in Washington in the last 105 years.

Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Washington on March First is 52 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of March is 59 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in Washington on March First is 24 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of March is 35 degrees.

Washington normally receives an average of 3.55 inches of rain during March. The most precipitation recorded on a single day in March, according to March Washington Weather data, was 2.4 inches on March 7, 1967. Washington averages 3.3 inches of snow in March. The most snow recorded in a single day in March was 7 inches on March 2, 1994.