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March Salem Weather 
March Salem Weather
Record High: 80°F
Normal High: 56°F
Normal Low: 37°F
Record Low: 12°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 4.17"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 2.55"
Avg Monthly Snow: 0.5"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 6.7"

Salem Weather In March

The record high temperature in Salem for the last 73 years in March was 80 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on March 17, 1947, and the standard high is 56. In the last 73 years the lowest measured March temperature in Salem was 12 most recently encountered on March 2, 1971, while the mean low daily temperature during the month is 37.

US National Weather Service historical Salem March Weather data records that on March 2, 1896, the high temperature did not exceed 31 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Salem in the past 73 years. Weather Service records additionally indicate that on March 11, 2007, the low for the day was not measured below 57 degrees, the highest low temperature recorded in Salem in the last 73 years.

Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Salem on March First is 54 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of March is 58 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in Salem on March First is 36 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of March is 38 degrees.

Salem typically receives an average of 4.17 inches of rain during the month. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by March Salem Weather data, was 2.55 inches on March 31, 1943. Salem averages 0.5 inches of snow in March. The highest snowfall on a single day in March was 6.7 inches on March 2, 1960.