March weather forecast
Scales Mound, IL

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a frosty month in Scales Mound, Illinois, with an average temperature fluctuating between 28.8°F (-1.8°C) and 43.7°F (6.5°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases considerably from a subzero cold 28.9°F (-1.7°C) in February to a frosty 43.7°F (6.5°C). In March, in Scales Mound, the average low-temperature is 28.8°F (-1.8°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 79%.

Rainfall

In Scales Mound, during 11.2 rainfall days, 1.73" (44mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Scales Mound, during the entire year, the rain falls for 153.1 days and collects up to 30.75" (781mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Scales Mound are January through April, October through December. In Scales Mound, Illinois, during March, snow falls for 6.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.05" (52mm) of snow. In Scales Mound, Illinois, during the entire year, snow falls for 46.9 days and aggregates up to 17.52" (445mm) of snow.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Scales Mound is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 5:50 pm CST. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 6:44 am and sunset at 7:25 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 6.2h.

UV index

In Scales Mound, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 average humidity in March in Scales Mound?

The average relative humidity in March is 79%.

How many days does it rain in March in Scales Mound?

In Scales Mound, Illinois, during March, the rain falls for 11.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.73" (44mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Scales Mound?

In Scales Mound, Illinois, in March, snow falls for 6.3 days, with typically accumulated 2.05" (52mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Scales Mound have in March?

The average day length in March in Scales Mound is 11h and 58min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Scales Mound?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 5:50 pm CST. On the last day of the month, in Scales Mound, sunrise is at 6:44 am and sunset at 7:25 pm CDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Scales Mound?

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Scales Mound, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Scales Mound have in March?

The average sunshine duration in March in Scales Mound is 6.2h.

How high is the UV index in March in Scales Mound?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Scales Mound is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average temperature in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average high temperature in March: 43.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 28.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12.4°F).

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Average pressure in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average pressure in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average pressure in March: 30.08"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.9"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average wind speed in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.6mph).

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Average humidity in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average humidity in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average humidity in March: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (87%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and October (76%).

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Average rainfall in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average rainfall in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.73"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (4.29").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.26").

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Average rainfall days in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average rainfall days in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (20 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (4.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average snowfall in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average snowfall in March: 2.05"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (5.12").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average snowfall days in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average snowfall days in March: 6.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.2 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 15min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 8min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average sunshine days in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 14.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (7.9 days).

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Average UV index in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average UV index in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average UV index in March: 3

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average cloud cover in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average cloud cover in March: 50

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in March
Scales Mound, IL

Average visibility in March - Scales Mound, IL
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February and July (5mi).

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