Average Snowfall for New York in March





The tables below give monthly averages for snowfall during March at cities, towns and parks in New York state. The numbers are for the total amount of new snow and how many days it snows at least 0.1 inches (0.25 centimetres) this month.

The snowfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Downstate New York, Hudson Valley & Catskills, Adirondacks & Seaway, Finger Lakes & Central New York State and Western New York State.

Downstate New York

Average total snowfall in March
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
2.0 Bridgehampton, Long Island 5.2 13.2
1.9 Brookhaven, Long Island 5.7 14.5
2.0 New York City, Brooklyn 3.9 9.9
1.7 New York City, Central Park 3.6 9.1
2.3 New York JFK Airport 3.5 8.9
2.1 New York La Guardia Airport 4.4 11.2
1.8 White Plains 4.9 12.4

Hudson Valley & Catskills

March snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
5.6 Albany 10.2 25.9
1.8 Poughkeepsie 4.4 11.2
4.4 Saratoga Springs 10.0 25.4
6.8 Slide Mountain (2650 feet) 16.8 42.7

Adirondacks & Seaway

Average snow for March
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
5.2 Glens Falls 12.8 32.5
7.7 Lake Placid 19.1 48.5
8.4 Massena 10.5 26.7
10.7 Old Forge 25.0 63.5
6.1 Watertown 12.4 31.5

Finger Lakes & Central New York State

Average total snowfall in March
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
10.4 Binghamton 15.1 38.4
3.7 Elmira 9.7 24.6
7.0 Ithaca 11.7 29.7
9.9 Syracuse 18.0 45.7
8.4 Utica 12.4 31.5

Western New York State

Average total snowfall in March
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
9.2 Buffalo 12.9 32.8
6.0 Jamestown 15.0 38.1
7.7 Niagara Falls 12.9 32.8
9.8 Rochester 16.3 41.4
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

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