March weather forecast
Lansing, MI

The Capitol building in Lansing, Michigan, hosting the legislative arm of the US government
The Capitol building in Lansing, Michigan, hosting the legislative arm of the US government

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a wintry month in Lansing, Michigan, with an average temperature fluctuating between 41.7°F (5.4°C) and 27.3°F (-2.6°C).

Temperature

In Lansing, the average high-temperature in March increases from a subzero cold 30.6°F (-0.8°C) in February to a wintry 41.7°F (5.4°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 27.3°F (-2.6°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Lansing is 78%.

Rainfall

In Lansing, it is raining for 11.3 days, with typically 1.57" (40mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Lansing, during the entire year, the rain falls for 144.6 days and collects up to 24.09" (612mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Lansing, in March, snow falls for 7.1 days, with typically accumulated 1.69" (43mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Lansing, there are 59.2 snowfall days, and 16.46" (418mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Lansing is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of March in Lansing, Michigan, sunrise is at 7:13 am and sunset at 6:27 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:21 am and sunset at 8:02 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 5.6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Lansing?

In March, in Lansing, Michigan, the average high-temperature is 41.7°F (5.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 27.3°F (-2.6°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Lansing?

In Lansing, Michigan, the average relative humidity in March is 78%.

How much does it rain in Lansing in March?

In Lansing, Michigan, during March, the rain falls for 11.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.57" (40mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Lansing?

In Lansing, in March, snow falls for 7.1 days, with typically accumulated 1.69" (43mm) of snow.

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

The average day length in March in Lansing is 11h and 58min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Lansing?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:13 am and sunset at 6:27 pm EST. On the last day of the month, in Lansing, sunrise is at 7:21 am and sunset at 8:02 pm EDT.

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

On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Lansing, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Lansing?

In Lansing, Michigan, the average sunshine duration in March is 5.6h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Lansing?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Lansing is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Lansing, MI

Average temperature in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average high temperature in March: 41.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 27.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.1°F).

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Average pressure in March
Lansing, MI

Average pressure in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (30.09"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Lansing, MI

Average wind speed in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (10.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6.6mph).

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Average humidity in March
Lansing, MI

Average humidity in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average humidity in March: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (77%).

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Average rainfall in March
Lansing, MI

Average rainfall in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.57"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.15").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (1.38").

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Average rainfall days in March
Lansing, MI

Average rainfall days in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.7 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Lansing, MI

Average snowfall in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.69"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.33").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Lansing, MI

Average snowfall days in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average snowfall days in March: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.2 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
Lansing, MI

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 17min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 6min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Lansing, MI

Average sunshine days in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average sunshine days in March: 14.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (10.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Lansing, MI

Average UV index in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Lansing, MI

Average cloud cover in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average cloud cover in March: 54

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 71).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in March
Lansing, MI

Average visibility in March - Lansing, MI
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, October and November (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, September and December (5mi).

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