Independence
Missouri, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Independence, MO

The first month of the spring, March, is a fresh month in Independence, Missouri, with average temperature fluctuating between 53.8°F (12.1°C) and 37.6°F (3.1°C).

Temperature

In Independence, the average high-temperature increases, from a wintry 40.6°F (4.8°C) in February, to a fresh 53.8°F (12.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Independence, is 37.6°F (3.1°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In Independence, during March, the rain falls for 12.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 132.1 rainfall days, and 26.97" (685mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Independence, during 2.8 snowfall days, 1.18" (30mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Independence, during the entire year, snow falls for 19.9 days, and aggregates up to 10.2" (259mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Independence is 6.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Independence, Missouri, is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Independence?

In March, in Independence, the average high-temperature is 53.8°F (12.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 37.6°F (3.1°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Independence?

The average relative humidity in March in Independence, Missouri, is 73%.

How many days does it rain in March in Independence?

In March, in Independence, Missouri, the rain falls for 12.1 days. Throughout March, 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Independence?

In March, in Independence, it is snowing for 2.8 days. Throughout March, 1.18" (30mm) of snow is accumulated.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Independence have in March?

The average sunshine in March is 6.3h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Independence?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Independence, Missouri, is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Independence, MO
  • Average high temperature in March: 53.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 37.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.5°F).

Average humidity in March - Independence, MO
  • Average humidity in March: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (79%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (70%).

Average rainfall in March - Independence, MO
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.17"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.82").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.94").

Average rainfall days in March - Independence, MO
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.8 days).

Average snowfall in March - Independence, MO
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.18"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.58").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Independence, MO
  • Average snowfall days in March: 2.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (6.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Independence, MO
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

Average UV index in March - Independence, MO
  • Average UV index in March: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).