March weather forecast
Independence, MO

Weather in March

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

Temperature

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

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In Independence, in March, during 12.1 rainfall days, 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Independence, there are 132.1 rainfall days, and 26.97" (685mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Independence, Missouri, are January through May, October through December. In Independence, in March, 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

In Independence, the average length of the day in March is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:49 am and sunset at 6:10 pm CST. On the last day of March, in Independence, sunrise is at 7:03 am and sunset at 7:40 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

The average sunshine in March in Independence is 6.3h.

UV index

In Independence, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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 Independence?

In March, in Independence, Missouri, 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?

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

How many days does it rain in March in Independence?

In Independence, in March, during 12.1 rainfall days, 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Independence?

In Independence, during March, snow falls for 2.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.18" (30mm) of snow.

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

In Independence, the average day length in March is 11h and 59min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Independence?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:49 am and sunset at 6:10 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:03 am and sunset at 7:40 pm CDT.

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

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

In March, the average sunshine duration is 6.3h.

How high is the UV index in March in Independence?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Independence, MO

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).

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Average pressure in March
Independence, MO

Average pressure in March - Independence, MO
  • Average pressure in March: 30.05"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.89"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Independence, MO

Average wind speed in March - Independence, MO
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February, March and April (9.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.3mph).

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Average humidity in March
Independence, MO

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

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

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Average rainfall in March
Independence, MO

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").

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Average rainfall days in March
Independence, MO

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).

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Average snowfall in March
Independence, MO

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

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

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Average snowfall days in March
Independence, MO

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).
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
Independence, MO

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Independence, MO
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 52min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 29min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Independence, MO

Average sunshine days in March - Independence, MO
  • Average sunshine days in March: 15.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (22.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.7 days).

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Average UV index in March
Independence, MO

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

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Independence, MO

Average cloud cover in March - Independence, MO
  • Average cloud cover in March: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in March
Independence, MO

Average visibility in March - Independence, MO
  • 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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