Carlsbad, NM Climate in March

Temperature for March

In Carlsbad, NM during March the average high temperature is 73.6°F. The hottest day on record was March 31, 1978 when the temperature hit 93.9°F.

Carlsbad, NM daily average and extreme temperature range for March

Low Temperature

During March the overnight temperature drops to an average of 40.5°F, with the lowest temperature of 12.9°F being recorded on March 4, 2002. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 2 and 14 times in March.

Precipitation for March

In March the average monthly rainfall in Carlsbad, NM is 0.35 inches with rain usually falling on between 2 and 3 days. 1944 was the driest March with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 2007 was the wettest March with 2.63 inches of rain. The wettest single day in March was 24 March 2007 when 2.09 inches of rain fell.

In March it usually snows on between 0 and 1 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.