March weather forecast
Junction City, KS

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Weather in March

March ushers in the beginning of a transition towards milder weather in Junction City, Kansas. The snowfall significantly drops to barely an inch, while days of snowfall also decline. The volatile weather, oscillating between winter's last gasps and spring's first breaths, generates an increased rainfall of 1.34" (34mm). March weather, however, is fleeting, preparing residents for a more comfortable atmosphere in April. Despite its transience, the March climate in Junction City sparks a season of renewal and growth.

Temperature

Junction City's transition into March brings a rise in the average high-temperature, moving from a cold 42.3°F (5.7°C) in February to a mild 55.6°F (13.1°C). Junction City's nights in March cool down to an average low-temperature of 37.4°F (3°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Junction City is 67%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 10.8 days. Throughout March, 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Junction City, Kansas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 114.8 days and collects up to 21.1" (536mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Junction City are January through April, October through December. In Junction City, in March, snow falls for 2.6 days, with typically accumulated 1.06" (27mm) of snow. In Junction City, during the entire year, snow falls for 17.5 days and aggregates up to 7.32" (186mm) of snow.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Junction City is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:58 am and sunset at 6:20 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:12 am and sunset at 7:50 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

The average sunshine in March is 7.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Junction City is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In March, a daily maximum UV index of 4 leads to the following instructions:
Make use of precautions - Shielding skin and eyes from injury is a requirement. To avoid the Sun's strongest rays, limit exposure around the mid-day period. Safeguard your eyes, ears, and face from sun rays with the aid of a wide-brim hat. Be alert! Nearly double the UV rays from the Sun can be reflected by snow.
Updated: Feb 12, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
Data Sources | Weather Forecasting & Climate

Frequently asked questions

What are March temperatures in Junction City?

The average high-temperature and low-temperature in Junction City during March are 55.6°F (13.1°C) and 37.4°F (3°C) respectively.

What is the average humidity in March in Junction City?

In Junction City, Kansas, the average relative humidity in March is 67%.

How many days does it rain in March in Junction City?

In Junction City, in March, it is raining for 10.8 days, with typically 1.34" (34mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Junction City in March?

In Junction City, in March, during 2.6 snowfall days, 1.06" (27mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in March in Junction City?

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

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Junction City?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:58 am and sunset at 6:20 pm CST. On the last day of the month, in Junction City, Kansas, sunrise is at 7:12 am and sunset at 7:50 pm CDT.

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

On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Junction City, 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 Junction City?

In Junction City, the average sunshine duration in March is 7.2h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Junction City?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Junction City, KS

Average temperature in March - Junction City, KS
  • Average high temperature in March: 55.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 37.4°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 (23°F).

Average pressure in March
Junction City, KS

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.85"Hg).

Average wind speed in March
Junction City, KS

Average wind speed in March - Junction City, KS
  • Average wind speed in March: 11.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.6mph).

Average humidity in March
Junction City, KS

Average humidity in March - Junction City, KS
  • Average humidity in March: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (74%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (64%).

Average rainfall in March
Junction City, KS

Average rainfall in March - Junction City, KS
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.34"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.98").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.63").

Average rainfall days in March
Junction City, KS

Average rainfall days in March - Junction City, KS
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.7 days).

Average snowfall in March
Junction City, KS

Average snowfall in March - Junction City, KS
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.06"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.24").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March
Junction City, KS

Average snowfall days in March - Junction City, KS
  • Average snowfall days in March: 2.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.8 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
Junction City, KS

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 54min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 30min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 1min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 42min).

Average sunshine days in March
Junction City, KS

Average sunshine days in March - Junction City, KS
  • Average sunshine days in March: 16.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (23.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (13.8 days).

Average UV index in March
Junction City, KS

Average UV index in March - Junction City, KS
  • Average UV index in March: 4

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

Average cloud cover in March
Junction City, KS

Average cloud cover in March - Junction City, KS
  • Average cloud cover in March: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 41).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in March
Junction City, KS

Average visibility in March - Junction City, 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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