March weather forecast and climate
Muskegon, MI

An aerial panorama of the scenic Muskegon Town in Michigan
An aerial panorama of the scenic Muskegon Town in Michigan

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a wintry month in Muskegon, Michigan, with average temperature ranging between max 39.2°F (4°C) and min 29.7°F (-1.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature rises, from a freezing cold 30.2°F (-1°C) in February, to a wintry 39.2°F (4°C). The average low-temperature, in Muskegon, is 29.7°F (-1.3°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In March, in Muskegon, the rain falls for 8.3 days. Throughout March, 0.67" (17mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 124.4 rainfall days, and 11.42" (290mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In March, in Muskegon, Michigan, it is snowing for 6.4 days. Throughout March, 0.75" (19mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 60.4 snowfall days, and 7.64" (194mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

February through April, with an average ocean temperature of 37.4°F (3°C), are months with the coldest seawater.
Note: For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Muskegon is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in March transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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 Muskegon?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Muskegon, is 39.2°F (4°C), while the average low-temperature is 29.7°F (-1.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Muskegon?

In March, the average relative humidity is 78%.

How much does it rain in Muskegon in March?

In Muskegon, in March, it is raining for 8.3 days, with typically 0.67" (17mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Muskegon in March?

In Muskegon, Michigan, in March, snow falls for 6.4 days, with typically accumulated 0.75" (19mm) of snow.

When is the ocean coldest in Muskegon?

February through April, with an average ocean temperature of 37.4°F (3°C), are months with the coldest seawater in Muskegon, Michigan.

What is the water temperature in March in Muskegon?

In Muskegon, Michigan, the average seawater temperature in March is 37.4°F (3°C). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

How many hours of daylight does Muskegon have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Muskegon, Michigan, is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Muskegon?

In March, the average sunshine in Muskegon, Michigan, is 6h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Muskegon?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Muskegon, Michigan, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Muskegon, MI

Average temperature in March - Muskegon, MI
  • Average high temperature in March: 39.2°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (75.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 29.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (64.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.6°F).

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Average pressure in March
Muskegon, MI

Average pressure in March - Muskegon, MI
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92").

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Average wind speed in March
Muskegon, MI

Average wind speed in March - Muskegon, MI
  • Average wind speed in March: 10.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is November (12.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.9mph).

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Average humidity in March
Muskegon, MI

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (84%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April, October and November (76%).

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Average rainfall in March
Muskegon, MI

Average rainfall in March - Muskegon, MI
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.67"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (1.38").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.55").

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Average rainfall days in March
Muskegon, MI

Average rainfall days in March - Muskegon, MI
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (14.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (4 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Muskegon, MI

Average snowfall in March - Muskegon, MI
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.75"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.05").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Muskegon, MI

Average snowfall days in March - Muskegon, MI
  • Average snowfall days in March: 6.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Muskegon, MI

Average sea temperature in March - Muskegon, MI
  • Average sea temperature in March: 37°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (70°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February, March and April (37°F).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Muskegon, MI

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Muskegon, MI
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.3h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Muskegon, MI

Average sunshine days in March - Muskegon, MI
  • Average sunshine days in March: 17.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (17.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (10.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Muskegon, MI

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

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Muskegon, MI

Average cloud cover in March - Muskegon, MI
  • Average cloud cover in March: 53

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 77).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 24).

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Average visibility in March
Muskegon, MI

Average visibility in March - Muskegon, MI
  • 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).

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