March weather forecast
Alton, KS

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a moderate month in Alton, Kansas, with an average temperature ranging between max 56.7°F (13.7°C) and min 36.9°F (2.7°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature rises from a frosty 43.3°F (6.3°C) in February to a mild 56.7°F (13.7°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 36.9°F (2.7°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March in Alton is 61%.

Rainfall

In Alton, during 9.4 rainfall days, 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 110.3 rainfall days, and 19.76" (502mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Alton, during March, snow falls for 3.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.26" (32mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Alton, there are 22.6 snowfall days, and 8.5" (216mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:08 am and sunset at 6:28 pm CST. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 7:21 am and sunset at 7:58 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

In March, the average sunshine in Alton is 7.7h.

UV index

In Alton, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. 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 temperature in March in Alton?

In Alton, in March, the average high-temperature is 56.7°F (13.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 36.9°F (2.7°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Alton?

In March, the average relative humidity is 61%.

How much does it rain in Alton in March?

In Alton, in March, during 9.4 rainfall days, 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Alton?

In Alton, during March, snow falls for 3.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.26" (32mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Alton have in March?

The average day length in March in Alton, Kansas, is 11h and 59min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Alton?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:08 am and sunset at 6:28 pm CST. On the last day of the month, in Alton, Kansas, sunrise is at 7:21 am and sunset at 7:58 pm CDT.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Alton?

In Alton, Kansas, the average sunshine duration in March is 7.7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Alton?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Alton, Kansas, is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Alton, KS

Average temperature in March - Alton, KS
  • Average high temperature in March: 56.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 36.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.9°F).

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Average pressure in March
Alton, KS

Average pressure in March - Alton, KS
  • Average pressure in March: 30.03"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.85"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Alton, KS

Average wind speed in March - Alton, KS
  • Average wind speed in March: 11.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.9mph).

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Average humidity in March
Alton, KS

Average humidity in March - Alton, KS
  • Average humidity in March: 61%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (57%).

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Average rainfall in March
Alton, KS

Average rainfall in March - Alton, KS
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.74").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.59").

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Average rainfall days in March
Alton, KS

Average rainfall days in March - Alton, KS
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Alton, KS

Average snowfall in March - Alton, KS
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.26"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.2").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Alton, KS

Average snowfall days in March - Alton, KS
  • Average snowfall days in March: 3.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (6.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Alton, KS

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Alton, KS
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 55min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 26min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Alton, KS

Average sunshine days in March - Alton, KS
  • Average sunshine days in March: 18.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (13.5 days).

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Average UV index in March
Alton, KS

Average UV index in March - Alton, KS
  • Average UV index in March: 4

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Alton, KS

Average cloud cover in March - Alton, KS
  • Average cloud cover in March: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 21).

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Average visibility in March
Alton, KS

Average visibility in March - Alton, KS
  • 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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