March weather forecast
Olive Branch, IL

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a moderate month in Olive Branch, Illinois, with temperature in the range of an average high of 56.8°F (13.8°C) and an average low of 40.6°F (4.8°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases from a frosty 45.7°F (7.6°C) in February to a moderate 56.8°F (13.8°C). In Olive Branch, Illinois, the average low-temperature is 40.6°F (4.8°C).

Humidity

February, March, May and December, with an average relative humidity of 78%, are the most humid months.

Rainfall

In Olive Branch, in March, during 15.4 rainfall days, 3.94" (100mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Olive Branch, Illinois, there are 156.5 rainfall days, and 36.77" (934mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Olive Branch are January through April, November and December. In Olive Branch, snow falls for 1.3 days, with typically accumulated 0.98" (25mm) of snow. In Olive Branch, during the entire year, snow falls for 11.4 days and aggregates up to 4.8" (122mm) of snow.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Olive Branch is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of March in Olive Branch, sunrise is at 6:28 am and sunset at 5:51 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:44 am and sunset at 7:18 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

In Olive Branch, the average sunshine in March is 6.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Olive Branch?

In Olive Branch, in March, the average high-temperature is 56.8°F (13.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 40.6°F (4.8°C).

What is the most humid month in Olive Branch?

The months with the highest humidity are February, March, May and December, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

What is the average humidity in March in Olive Branch?

In March, the average relative humidity in Olive Branch is 78%.

How much does it rain in Olive Branch in March?

In Olive Branch, in March, it is raining for 15.4 days, with typically 3.94" (100mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Olive Branch in March?

In March, it is snowing for 1.3 days. Throughout March, 0.98" (25mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Olive Branch have in March?

In Olive Branch, the average day length in March is 11h and 59min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Olive Branch?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:28 am and sunset at 5:51 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:44 am and sunset at 7:18 pm CDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Olive Branch?

On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Olive Branch?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Olive Branch is 6.3h.

How high is the UV index in March in Olive Branch?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Olive Branch, Illinois, is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average temperature in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average high temperature in March: 56.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 40.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28.4°F).

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Average pressure in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average pressure in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average pressure in March: 30.08"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average wind speed in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and March (9.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average humidity in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average humidity in March: 78%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February, March, May and December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

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Average rainfall in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average rainfall in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average rainfall in March: 3.94"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.21").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.54").

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Average rainfall days in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average rainfall days in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 15.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average snowfall in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.98"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.5").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average snowfall days in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 41min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 40min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average sunshine days in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 12.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (18.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average UV index in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average UV index in March: 4

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average cloud cover in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average cloud cover in March: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in March
Olive Branch, IL

Average visibility in March - Olive Branch, IL
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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