Buffalo, NY Climate in March

Temperature for March

In Buffalo, NY during March the average high temperature is 43.2°F. The hottest day on record was March 22, 2012 when the temperature hit 82.0°F.

Buffalo, NY daily average and extreme temperature range for March

Low Temperature

Overnight in March the average temperature drops below freezing at 26.0°F, with the lowest temperature of -7.1°F being recorded on March 9, 1984. On average there are 6 days in March when the temperature stays below freezing all day. In the worst March there were 23 days when the temperature did not make it above freezing. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 11 and 30 times in March.

Precipitation for March

In March the average monthly rainfall in Buffalo, NY is 1.92 inches with rain usually falling on between 10 and 11 days. 1943 was the driest March with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 1973 was the wettest March with 12.49 inches of rain. The wettest single day in March was 2 March 1973 when 3.74 inches of rain fell.

In March it usually snows on between 15 and 16 days. In March there have been some years when thunderstorms have occurred, although there are other years when there hasn't been a thunderstorm in March.