March weather forecast
Sterling, KS

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Sterling, is a mild month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 38.5°F (3.6°C) and 57.7°F (14.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature rises from a chilly 45.1°F (7.3°C) in February to a mild 57.7°F (14.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Sterling, is 38.5°F (3.6°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 64%.

Rainfall

In Sterling, during 9.5 rainfall days, 1.14" (29mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Sterling, during the entire year, the rain falls for 112.9 days and collects up to 21.06" (535mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Sterling. In Sterling, during 1.5 snowfall days, 0.91" (23mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Sterling, Kansas, during the entire year, snow falls for 15.7 days and aggregates up to 7.24" (184mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March in Sterling is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 7:04 am and sunset at 6:26 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:18 am and sunset at 7:55 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 Sterling is 7.7h.

UV index

In Sterling, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Sterling?

The average relative humidity in March is 64%.

How many days does it rain in March in Sterling?

In Sterling, in March, during 9.5 rainfall days, 1.14" (29mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Sterling in March?

In Sterling, Kansas, in March, snow falls for 1.5 days, with typically accumulated 0.91" (23mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March in Sterling?

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

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Sterling?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:04 am and sunset at 6:26 pm CST. On the last day of the month, in Sterling, Kansas, sunrise is at 7:18 am and sunset at 7:55 pm CDT.

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

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Sterling, 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 Sterling have in March?

The average sunshine duration in March is 7.7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Sterling?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Sterling is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Sterling, KS

Average temperature in March - Sterling, KS
  • Average high temperature in March: 57.7°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 (42.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 38.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.7°F).

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Average pressure in March
Sterling, KS

Average pressure in March - Sterling, 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 (29.85"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Sterling, KS

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.3mph).

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Average humidity in March
Sterling, KS

Average humidity in March - Sterling, KS
  • Average humidity in March: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (59%).

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Average rainfall in March
Sterling, KS

Average rainfall in March - Sterling, KS
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.14"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.82").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.67").

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Average rainfall days in March
Sterling, KS

Average rainfall days in March - Sterling, KS
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.7 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Sterling, KS

Average snowfall in March - Sterling, KS
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.91"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.36").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Sterling, KS

Average snowfall days in March - Sterling, KS
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.5 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).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 47min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 34min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Sterling, KS

Average sunshine days in March - Sterling, KS
  • Average sunshine days in March: 17.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (23.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.2 days).

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Average UV index in March
Sterling, KS

Average UV index in March - Sterling, 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, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Sterling, KS

Average cloud cover in March - Sterling, 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 20).

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Average visibility in March
Sterling, KS

Average visibility in March - Sterling, 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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