March weather forecast and climate
Plains, KS

March, the first month of the spring, in Plains, is an enjoyable month, with average temperature varying between 61.2°F (16.2°C) and 39.7°F (4.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature rises, from a frosty 49.3°F (9.6°C) in February, to a comfortable 61.2°F (16.2°C). In March, in Plains, the average low-temperature is 39.7°F (4.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 52%.

Rainfall

In Plains, during March, the rain falls for 6.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.87" (22mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 93.1 rainfall days, and 15.16" (385mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December. In Plains, Kansas, snow falls for 1.1 days, with typically accumulated 0.67" (17mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 11.5 snowfall days, and 5.55" (141mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Plains is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Plains, Kansas, is 8.5h.

UV index

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

What is the temperature in March in Plains?

In Plains, in March, the average high-temperature is 61.2°F (16.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.7°F (4.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Plains?

The average relative humidity in March is 52%.

How many days does it rain in March in Plains?

In Plains, in March, during 6.7 rainfall days, 0.87" (22mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Plains?

In March, in Plains, Kansas, it is snowing for 1.1 days. Throughout March, 0.67" (17mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Plains have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Plains is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Plains have in March?

In Plains, Kansas, the average sunshine in March is 8.5h.

How high is the UV index in March in Plains?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Plains is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Plains, KS
  • Average high temperature in March: 61.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (94.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (45.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 39.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28°F).

Average pressure in March - Plains, KS
  • Average pressure in March: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

Average wind speed in March - Plains, KS
  • Average wind speed in March: 12.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (10.3mph).

Average humidity in March - Plains, KS
  • Average humidity in March: 52%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (60%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June and July (50%).

Average rainfall in March - Plains, KS
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.87"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.36").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.35").

Average rainfall days in March - Plains, KS
  • Average rainfall days in March: 6.7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (13.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.1 days).

Average snowfall in March - Plains, KS
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.67"

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (1.42").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Plains, KS
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.1 days

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

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Plains, KS
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

Average sunshine days in March - Plains, KS
  • Average sunshine days in March: 22.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (13 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in March - Plains, KS
  • Average cloud cover in March: 26

Months with the most cloud cover are February and April (Cloud cover 28).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 16).

Average visibility in March - Plains, KS
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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