Average Snowfall for Oregon in March





The tables below give monthly averages for snowfall during March at cities, towns and parks in Oregon. 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: Willamette Valley, Cascade Mountains, Central Oregon and Eastern Oregon. The Oregon Coast normally does not get snow in March.

Willamette Valley

March snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
0.2 Corvallis 0.1 0.3
0.1 Eugene 0.0 0.0
0.1 Portland 0.0 0.0
0.1 Salem 0.0 0.0

Cascade Mountains

Average snow for March
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
15.6 Crater Lake Park 73.2 185.9
0.5 Detroit Lake Dam 0.5 1.3
8.9 Government Camp 32.7 83.1
7.7 Howard Prairie Lake Dam 17.5 44.5
3.0 Lakeview 5.5 14.0
0.6 Medford 0.5 1.3
0.2 Three Lynx 0.5 1.3
0.8 Toketee Falls 2.8 7.1
6.3 Wickiup Reservoir Dam 8.5 21.6

Central Oregon

Average total snowfall in March
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
1.1 Bend 1.6 4.1
0.6 Hood River 0.8 2.0
0.1 Madras 0.1 0.3
0.2 The Dalles 0.2 0.5

Eastern Oregon

Average total snowfall in March
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
0.4 Heppner 0.4 1.0
1.1 La Grande 1.0 2.5
0.1 Lake Owyhee Dam 0.1 0.3
0.2 Ontario 0.3 0.8
0.9 Pendleton 0.7 1.8
3.0 Seneca 6.3 16.0
0.9 Summer Lake 1.0 2.5
Reference

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

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