This report describes the typical weather at the Noshahr Airport (Noshahr, Iran) weather station over the course of an average March 3. It is based on the historical records from 2006 to 2012. Earlier records are either unavailable or unreliable.
Noshahr has a cold semi-arid steppe climate. The area within 25 mi of this station is covered by oceans and seas (50%), grasslands (35%), and croplands (14%).
The temperature typically varies from 44°F to 52°F and is rarely below 39°F or above 57°F.
The coolest hours of the day are from 1am to 8am with the coldest at 6am, at which time the temperature is below 47°F three days out of four.
The warmest hours of the day are from 10am to 5pm with the hottest at 1pm, at which time the temperature is above 50°F three days out of four.
The day has gained half its heat by 9am and lost it again by 9pm.
On March 3 the Sun rises at 6:31am and sets at 6:00pm.
Solar noon is at 12:16pm.
For reference, on the longest day of the year the Sun rises at 5:45am and sets at 8:26pm, while on the shortest day of the year it rises at 7:12am and sets at 4:52pm.
Astronomical twilight begins and ends 85 minutes before sunrise and after sunset at 5:05am and 7:26pm, respectively.
Nautical twilight begins and ends 56 minutes before sunrise and after sunset at 5:36am and 6:56pm, respectively.
Civil twilight begins and ends 25 minutes before sunrise and after sunset at 6:06am and 6:26pm, respectively.
Solar twilight begins and ends 35 minutes after sunrise and before sunset at 7:06am and 5:26pm, respectively.
The median cloud cover is 91% (mostly cloudy) and does not vary substantially over the course of the day.
On average, the sky is clear or mostly clear 8% of the time, partly cloudy 6% of the time, and mostly cloudy or overcast 54% of the time.
There is a 46% chance that precipitation will be observed at some point during the day.
When precipitation does occur it is most often in the form of slight rain (31% of days with precipitation have at worst slight rain), drizzle (28%), moderate rain (24%), and slight snow (8%).
Precipitation is most likely around 5pm and least likely around 2am.
Either snow is exceptionally unlikely to fall at this location on March 3 or this station does not reliably report precipitation types.
The relative humidity typically ranges from 78% (humid) to 90% (very humid), rarely dropping below 65% (mildly humid), or exceeding 97% (very humid).
The air is driest at 1pm, at which time the relative humidity is less than 86% (very humid) three days out of four; it is most humid at 4am, exceeding 87% (very humid) three days out of four.
The dew point ranges from 41°F to 45°F with an average of 43°F.
For reference, comfortable indoor conditions should have a relative humidity between 30% and 50% with a dew point of less than 65°F.
Sustained wind speeds typically vary from 4 mph to 9 mph (light breeze to gentle breeze) over the course of the day.
The peak sustained wind speed typically occurs around 1pm and is rarely outside the range 5 mph to 14 mph (light breeze to moderate breeze).
The wind is most calm around 1am, rarely exceeding 7 mph (light breeze).
The wind is most often out of the east (15% of the time) and west (11% of the time). The wind is least often out of the south west (3% of the time) and south east (5% of the time).