March weather forecast
Marion, OH

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Weather in March

March brings relief to Marion with a substantial rise in temperatures, it signals the onset of spring. It's a shift from the frozen confines of the preceding months. The snowfall takes a backseat, reduced to an average of 2.01in, paving the way for clearer skies. Daily sunshine hours also experience a considerable increase, breathing a rejuvenating life into the landscape. This progression towards brighter months is further emphasized by the expected conditions in April.

Temperature

The arrival of March sees a shift in the average high-temperature, moving from an icy 35.8°F (2.1°C) in February to a frosty 46.9°F (8.3°C). Throughout March, Marion records an average temperature of 31.5°F (-0.3°C) at night.

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Marion is 77%.

Rainfall

In Marion, during March, the rain falls for 13.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Marion, there are 171.7 rainfall days, and 31.3" (795mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In March, it is snowing for 7.3 days. Throughout March, 2.01" (51mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Marion, there are 51.8 snowfall days, and 15.16" (385mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Marion, the average length of the day in March is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:04 am and sunset at 6:24 pm EST. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 7:16 am and sunset at 7:56 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 10. 2024, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 3. 2024, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In Marion, the average sunshine in March is 5.9h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Marion is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The maximum daily UV index, 3 in March, converts into the following recommendations:
Exercise caution. The susceptibility of light skin individuals to burns is less than 30 minutes. The Sun's harshest UV rays are around midday; it's wise to seek shade and limit time outdoors. On sunny days, it's ideal to wear sunglasses that filter out UVA and UVB rays. Forewarned is forearmed! The Sun's UV radiation can be almost doubled in intensity by snow reflection.
Updated: Feb 13, 2024 | Published by: Weather U.S. | Resources

Frequently asked questions

What is the usual temperature for Marion in March?

March temperatures in Marion vary between a high-temperature of 46.9°F (8.3°C) and a low-temperature of 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Marion?

The average relative humidity in March is 77%.

How many days does it rain in March in Marion?

In Marion, in March, during 13.6 rainfall days, 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Marion in March?

In March, it is snowing for 7.3 days. Throughout March, 2.01" (51mm) of snow is accumulated.

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

In March, the average day length in Marion, Ohio, is 11h and 58min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Marion?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:04 am and sunset at 6:24 pm EST. On the last day of the month, in Marion, Ohio, sunrise is at 7:16 am and sunset at 7:56 pm EDT.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Marion?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Marion is 5.9h.

How high is the UV index in March in Marion?

In Marion, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Marion, OH

Average temperature in March - Marion, OH
  • Average high temperature in March: 46.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (31.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 31.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.8°F).

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Average pressure in March
Marion, OH

Average pressure in March - Marion, OH
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.13"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Marion, OH

Average wind speed in March - Marion, OH
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.8mph).

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Average humidity in March
Marion, OH

Average humidity in March - Marion, OH
  • Average humidity in March: 77%

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

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Average rainfall in March
Marion, OH

Average rainfall in March - Marion, OH
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.68"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.62").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in March
Marion, OH

Average rainfall days in March - Marion, OH
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Marion, OH

Average snowfall in March - Marion, OH
  • Average snowfall in March: 2.01"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.98").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Marion, OH

Average snowfall days in March - Marion, OH
  • Average snowfall days in March: 7.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (14.8 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
Marion, OH

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Marion, OH
  • 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: 5h and 5min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Marion, OH

Average sunshine days in March - Marion, OH
  • Average sunshine days in March: 11.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (15.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (9.2 days).

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Average UV index in March
Marion, OH

Average UV index in March - Marion, OH
  • Average UV index in March: 3

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Marion, OH

Average cloud cover in March - Marion, OH
  • Average cloud cover in March: 52

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 65).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in March
Marion, OH

Average visibility in March - Marion, OH
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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