March weather forecast
Cortland, NE

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Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a cool month in Cortland, Nebraska, with an average temperature ranging between min 34.3°F (1.3°C) and max 52.3°F (11.3°C).

Temperature

As Cortland transitions into March, a marked increase in the average high-temperature is observed, rising from an icy 37.2°F (2.9°C) in February to a fresh 52.3°F (11.3°C). In Cortland, March's nights observe an average temperature dip to a cold 34.3°F (1.3°C).

Humidity

In Cortland, the average relative humidity in March is 68%.

Rainfall

In Cortland, during March, the rain falls for 9.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.14" (29mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 115.2 rainfall days, and 22.56" (573mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Cortland, during March, snow falls for 3.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.57" (40mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Cortland, there are 22.2 snowfall days, and 10.71" (272mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March in Cortland is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:59 am and sunset at 6:18 pm CST. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 7:10 am and sunset at 7:50 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Cortland is 6.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Cortland is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, a regular UV index of 3 translates into these guidelines:
Take necessary precautions - Suggestions to elude sunburn are provided. UV radiation from the Sun is most dangerous during midday; take precautions and seek shade. Arm yourself against UV rays' harm with protective apparel and UV-filtering shades. Watch out! The Sun's UV radiation can be nearly magnified twofold due to snow reflection.
Updated: Feb 13, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
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Frequently asked questions

What are March temperatures in Cortland?

In March, the average high-temperature and low-temperature in Cortland are 52.3°F (11.3°C) and 34.3°F (1.3°C) respectively.

What is the average humidity in March in Cortland?

The average relative humidity in March in Cortland, Nebraska, is 68%.

How much does it rain in Cortland in March?

In Cortland, in March, it is raining for 9.3 days, with typically 1.14" (29mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Cortland?

In Cortland, in March, during 3.4 snowfall days, 1.57" (40mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Cortland have in March?

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

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Cortland?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:59 am and sunset at 6:18 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:10 am and sunset at 7:50 pm CDT.

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

On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Cortland, Nebraska, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Cortland have in March?

In March, the average sunshine duration is 6.7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Cortland?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Cortland, Nebraska, is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
Average daylight
Average sunshine
Average sunshine days
Average UV index
Average cloud cover
Average visibility

Average temperature in March
Cortland, NE

Average temperature in March - Cortland, NE
  • Average high temperature in March: 52.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (33.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 34.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18.9°F).

Average pressure in March
Cortland, NE

Average pressure in March - Cortland, NE
  • Average pressure in March: 30.04"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).

Average wind speed in March
Cortland, NE

Average wind speed in March - Cortland, NE
  • Average wind speed in March: 11.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.8mph).

Average humidity in March
Cortland, NE

Average humidity in March - Cortland, NE
  • Average humidity in March: 68%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (64%).

Average rainfall in March
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Average rainfall in March - Cortland, NE
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.14"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.66").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.67").

Average rainfall days in March
Cortland, NE

Average rainfall days in March - Cortland, NE
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.8 days).

Average snowfall in March
Cortland, NE

Average snowfall in March - Cortland, NE
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.57"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.83").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March
Cortland, NE

Average snowfall days in March - Cortland, NE
  • Average snowfall days in March: 3.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Cortland, NE

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Cortland, NE
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 0min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 18min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 4min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h and 6min).

Average sunshine days in March
Cortland, NE

Average sunshine days in March - Cortland, NE
  • Average sunshine days in March: 17.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.3 days).

Average UV index in March
Cortland, NE

Average UV index in March - Cortland, NE
  • Average UV index in March: 3

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).

Average cloud cover in March
Cortland, NE

Average cloud cover in March - Cortland, NE
  • Average cloud cover in March: 44

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in March
Cortland, NE

Average visibility in March - Cortland, NE
  • 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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