Averages for Las Vegas in March

The temperatures begin to rise considerably in Las Vegas in March, when the spring season is in full swing. At the start of the month, the average temperature starts off at 12°C (created by highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C), before rising up to 16.5°C (highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C) in the middle of the month and peaking at 17°C (highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C) by the end of the month.

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Daily averages for Las Vegas

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Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
°C 14 14 16 16 16 16 15 14 16 18 18 18 18 20 21 21 19 17 17 17 19 18 18 18 18 17 18 20 19 20 21
°F 57 57 61 61 61 61 59 57 61 64 64 64 64 68 70 70 66 63 63 63 66 64 64 64 64 63 64 68 66 68 70

The temperatures begin to rise considerably in Las Vegas in March, when the spring season is in full swing. At the start of the month, the average temperature starts off at 12°C (created by highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C), before rising up to 16.5°C (highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C) in the middle of the month and peaking at 17°C (highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C) by the end of the month.

Even though it only happens on an average of once every ten days, temperatures have been known to rise above 28°C and fall below 4°C in Las Vegas in March. The hottest temperature ever registered in Las Vegas in March is 33°C, with the coldest temperature ever recorded in the city during this month being -1°C.

With temperatures as cool as this, March in Las Vegas is a great time to enjoy the amenities of the hotels, the casinos and the show venues. If you're wanting to see the sites of Las Vegas in the hotter times, it would be a better idea to visit the city in April or May.

The probability of Las Vegas experiencing some form of precipitation in March decreases as the month progresses. The wettest expected time for the month is March 6th, when it rains on 14% of days. This figure drops down to 12% by March 21st and plummets down to 8% by March 30th. The most likely forms of precipitation you can expect to experience during your holiday in Las Vegas in March are light rain, moderate rain, heavy rainstorms and thunderstorms. Looking at the month as a whole, the city experiences an average of 12mm/0 inches of precipitation each March which is spread out between five rainy days.

Throughout March, the city enjoys an average of ten hours of sunshine each day. With such a high amount of sunshine and median cloud coverage of 0%, you should get to experience many sunny days during your holiday. However, in spite of the sunshine, the average temperatures for March are still relatively low, so make sure you wrap up warm before heading out.

Thanks to its desert location, the city remains consistently dry throughout the year. In March, the relative humidity for the city falls between 15% (dry) and 58% (mildly humid), almost never dropping below 8% (very dry) or exceeding 82% (humid). The air is often at its driest around March 31st, when the relative humidity drops below 19% three days out of every four. On the other hand, the air tends to be at its most humid around March 1st, when it rises above 43% three days out of every four.

Over the course of an average March, normal wind speeds range between 0 m/s (calm) and 8 m/s (moderate breeze), hardly ever rising above 12 m/s (strong breeze). The highest average wind speed of 4 m/s (gentle breeze) happens around March 31st, when the average daily maximum wind speed is 8 m/s. The lowest average wind speed of 3 m/s (gentle breeze) occurs around March 2nd, when the average daily maximum wind speed is 7 m/s (moderate breeze).

Bellagio hotel and fountain show at night in Las Vegas, Nevada

Bellagio hotel and fountain show at night in Las Vegas, Nevada taken by Mark

Where to stay

The Palazzo Las Vegas is the ideal place to stay for those who love spacious rooms. The suites at this hotel are almost double the size of normal standard hotel rooms in Las Vegas and come well-equipped with sunken living rooms, 32" flat-screen TVs and private bathrooms with Roman baths. There is a wealth of services and facilities available onsite, including 20 critically-acclaimed restaurants, around eight different regularly-updated shows, casino with 120+ table games, 1,400+ slot machines, poker room, baccarat room and award-winning spa. The Palazzo Las Vegas is located right on the strip, just a short walk away from loads of casinos, show venues, bars and restaurants.

For a cheaper alternative, consider staying at the Carriage House. This quiet hotel is located off the Las Vegas strip, making it perfect for families who want to be away from the casinos and noise. Here you'll find accommodation available in the form of 155 one-bedroom rooms and suites, each of which comes with fully-equipped kitchen or kitchenette and free WiFi access. Onsite services and amenities include outdoor heated pool, whirlpool, fitness room, onsite mini mart and tennis courts.

The Orleans Hotel & Casino is another budget-friendly option for your holiday in Las Vegas. Situated only a few minutes away from the Las Vegas strip, this hotel prides itself on its attractions located within the hotel, which include the adjoining Orleans Arena which offers top entertainment and events, 70-lane bowling alley, 18-screen cinema, casino with 3,000 slots and 60 table games, 850-seat showroom, 12 restaurants, spa and fitness centre. Guests can choose between deluxe rooms, premium rooms and deluxe suites, each of which features 24-hour room service, WiFi access and some of which include views of the strip.

Palms Casino Resort provides you with three accommodation options – the Palms Place, the Palms Fantasy Tower and the Palms Ivory Tower, each of which offers more amenities and services than the last. Studios, one-bedroom suites, two-bedroom suites, penthouses, villas and bungalows are available, ranging from realistically affordable to outright ludicrous. The highlight of the Palms Casino Resort is the casino which boasts more than 1,300 slots, classic and contemporary table games and exclusive casino benefits for Club Palm members. There is also a theatre, day club, night clubs, bars and around eight eateries available onsite.

The Palazzo Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada

The Palazzo Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada taken by Butterbean

Things to do

If the weather takes a turn for the worst, seek shelter by popping into the Mob Museum. Located in the heart of Downtown Las Vegas, this family-friendly museum details the battle between organised crime and law enforcement, with high-tech presentations, unique artefacts and interactive exhibits. In addition to the permanent displays, the Mob Museum also regularly hosts events throughout the year which visitors are encouraged to attend. The museum is open from Sunday to Thursday from 10am to 7pm and on Friday and Saturday from 10am until 8pm.

Le Reve was the very first performance to be held at the Wynn Las Vegas Casino Resort in 2005, and it's just as popular today as it was when it first opened. This water-themed show takes place inside huge one-million-gallon capacity tank and sees male and female performers show off incredible diving skills and feats of strength alongside avant-garde special effects. Similar to the shows performed by Cirque du Soleil, La Reve is re-choreographed every six months in order to keep the performance fresh for the audience. Shows are held at 7pm and 9.30pm every night from Friday to Tuesday.

Adrenaline junkies won't want to miss the opportunity to have a go at the Richard Petty Driving Experience. This popular attraction allows you to get behind the wheel of a NASCAR race car and speed for anywhere between eight and 50 laps around the racecourse. If that sounds a bit much for you, you can sit in the passenger seat and let someone else take care of the high-speed racing. There are 14 very different racing experiences available, providing something for all budgets and tastes.

If you're planning on getting married or renewing your wedding vows during your holiday in Las Vegas, consider doing it at the Little Vegas Chapel. In addition to four traditional wedding packages, the Little Vegas Chapel also offers five Elvis wedding packages, three Las Vegas sign wedding packages, three LGBT friendship ceremonies and even three pretend wedding packages, for those who want the fun of a Vegas wedding without the legalities or commitments. The Little Vegas Chapel is open every day from 10am to 10pm and from 10am until midnight on Fridays and Saturdays.

Elvis Impersonator in Las Vegas, Nevada

Elvis Impersonator in Las Vegas, Nevada taken by Moyan

Eating and drinking out

Enthusiastic carnivores won't want to pass up the chance to dine at Joe Vicari's Andiamo Italian Steakhouse. Open every night from 5pm until 11pm, this restaurant is found within the D Casino Hotel Las Vegas and was voted the very best steakhouse in the city in 2014. The menu is made up of a huge selection of Italian delicacies, from antipasti plates, salads and soups to fish, chicken and pasta mains. Of course, the steaks are the star of the show and with seven different variations available, you'll be spoilt for choice.

For an authentic American dining experience during your stay in Las Vegas, you can't beat the Barrymore. Open every day from 5pm until 10pm and until 10.30pm on Fridays and Saturdays, this eatery offers classic American cuisine, with dishes such as lobster mac & cheese, short ribs and NY strip steak making an appearance on the menu. In addition to starters and mains, there is also a dessert menu with five different choices, plus a selection of coffees, beers, wines and champagnes.

Beauty Bar is a great place to go for a specialist cocktail during your holiday in Las Vegas. Situated in Downtown Las Vegas, the bar boasts a large black patio where live performances frequently take place and manicures are often offered to guests, in line with the bar's name. There is a huge selection of cocktails available here, with a focus on martinis, as well as a range of local and international beers, champagnes, wines, spirits and soft drinks.

If you're got a lot of disposable income to get rid of, consider stopping for a drink in Parasol Up. This sophisticated bar is located within the Wynn Las Vegas and features plush furnishings and classy décor fitting with such a fabulous five-star hotel. The bar is open from Sunday to Thursday from 11am to 4am and from Friday to Saturday from 11am until 5am. The drink prices are said to be incredibly high here, but for such fine surroundings, you have to pay a hefty price.

Sphynx Statue outside the Luxor hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada

Sphynx Statue outside the Luxor hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada taken by Bud

March events in Las Vegas

Sports

Best In The Desert

7th March 2018 to 11th March 2018

POLARIS RZR MINT “400” presented by BFG MARCH 2, 3, 4, 5, 2017 - (Race in Las Vegas, NV - Time Trials March 2, 2017) “THE GREAT AMERICAN OFF-ROAD RACE” CAR/TRUCK & UTV POINTS ONLY – NO PRE-FUN RUN

Website:

http://www.bitd.com/

Monster Jam World Finals XVI

23rd March 2018 to 24th March 2018

During the third week of March, monster trucks gather each year at the Sam Boyd Stadium. This is an annual event which draws in tremendous media attention from across the United States.

Website:

http://www.monsterjam.com/Events/2015/03/26/Las_Vegas,_NV/

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