Charleston Weather In March
The highest recorded temperature in March for Charleston for the past 68 years was 89 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently encountered on March 11, 1990, and the average high is 69. The lowest documented temperature for Charleston for the past 68 years in March was 0 most recently encountered on March 2, 1980, and the normal low daily temperature is 46.
According to National Weather Service Charleston March Weather data, on March 1, 1980, the recorded high temperature did not exceed 16 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Charleston in the past 68 years. The Weather Service additionally shows that on March 15, 1990, the low for the day did not drop below 68 degrees, the highest low temperature in Charleston in the last 68 years.
According to the National Weather Service, the high temperature in Charleston in March on the first day of the month averages 50 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 61 degrees. The daily low temperature in Charleston on March First averages 30 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of March averages 39 degrees.
Charleston usually receives an average of 4 inches of precipitation during March. March Charleston Weather records show that on March 3, 1997 Charleston received 2.76 inches of rain, the most rain measured in a single day in March. Charleston averages 0.1 inches of snow in March. The highest snowfall measured in a single day in March was 17.1 inches on March 13, 1993.