March weather forecast
Belle Plaine, KS

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Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a mild month in Belle Plaine, Kansas, with an average temperature fluctuating between 40.5°F (4.7°C) and 58.6°F (14.8°C).

Temperature

The shift into March is accompanied by a temperature increase, with the average high-temperature rising from a frosty 46.9°F (8.3°C) in February to a moderate 58.6°F (14.8°C). Belle Plaine witnesses a consistent average low-temperature of 40.5°F (4.7°C) throughout March.

Humidity

In Belle Plaine, the average relative humidity in March is 67%.

Rainfall

In March, in Belle Plaine, the rain falls for 10.2 days. Throughout March, 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Belle Plaine, Kansas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 112.2 days and collects up to 21.85" (555mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Belle Plaine are January through March, October through December. March is the last month it regularly snows in Belle Plaine. During 1.6 snowfall days, in March, Belle Plaine aggregates 0.94" (24mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 10.8 snowfall days, and 4.8" (122mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Belle Plaine, the average length of the day in March is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:59 am and sunset at 6:23 pm CST. On the last day of March, in Belle Plaine, Kansas, sunrise is at 7:14 am and sunset at 7:51 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

In Belle Plaine, the average sunshine in March is 7.3h.

UV index

In Belle Plaine, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: A daily high UV index of 4 in March leads to these guidelines:
Take necessary precautions - Suggestions to elude sunburn are provided. Sun's radiation is most powerful around mid-day, so it's best to limit outdoor activities during this time. Sunglasses that guard against UVA and UVB rays are pivotal in minimizing sun-induced ocular damage. Note this! The Sun's UV radiation can nearly be doubled by the reflection off snow.
Updated: Feb 12, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
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Frequently asked questions

What is the average March temperature in Belle Plaine?

During March, Belle Plaine experiences an average high-temperature of 58.6°F (14.8°C) and a low-temperature of 40.5°F (4.7°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Belle Plaine?

In March, the average relative humidity is 67%.

How many days does it rain in March in Belle Plaine?

In Belle Plaine, Kansas, in March, it is raining for 10.2 days, with typically 1.34" (34mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Belle Plaine?

March is the last month it regularly snows. During 1.6 snowfall days, in March, Belle Plaine aggregates 0.94" (24mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Belle Plaine have in March?

The average day length in March in Belle Plaine is 11h and 59min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Belle Plaine?

On the first day of March in Belle Plaine, Kansas, sunrise is at 6:59 am and sunset at 6:23 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:14 am and sunset at 7:51 pm CDT.

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

On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Belle Plaine, Kansas, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Belle Plaine?

In March, the average sunshine duration is 7.3h.

How high is the UV index in March in Belle Plaine?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average temperature in March - Belle Plaine, KS
  • Average high temperature in March: 58.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (43.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 40.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27°F).

Average pressure in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average pressure in March - Belle Plaine, KS
  • Average pressure in March: 30.02"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.86"Hg).

Average wind speed in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average wind speed in March - Belle Plaine, KS
  • Average wind speed in March: 11.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.6mph).

Average humidity in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average humidity in March - Belle Plaine, KS
  • Average humidity in March: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (74%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (62%).

Average rainfall in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average rainfall in March - Belle Plaine, KS
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.34"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.9").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (0.59").

Average rainfall days in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average rainfall days in March - Belle Plaine, KS
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.1 days).

Average snowfall in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average snowfall in March - Belle Plaine, KS
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.94"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.81").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average snowfall days in March - Belle Plaine, KS
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Belle Plaine, KS
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 42min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 36min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 2min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6h and 0min).

Average sunshine days in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average sunshine days in March - Belle Plaine, KS
  • Average sunshine days in March: 17.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (24.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (14.7 days).

Average UV index in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average UV index in March - Belle Plaine, KS
  • Average UV index in March: 4

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

Average cloud cover in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average cloud cover in March - Belle Plaine, KS
  • Average cloud cover in March: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 38).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and August (Cloud cover 21).

Average visibility in March
Belle Plaine, KS

Average visibility in March - Belle Plaine, 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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