This report describes the typical weather at the Songkhla Airport (Songkhla, Thailand) weather station over the course of an average March 15. It is based on the historical records from 2009 to 2015. Earlier records are either unavailable or unreliable.
Songkhla has a tropical monsoon climate with short dry season. The area within 25 mi of this station is covered by oceans and seas (48%), croplands (33%), forests (12%), and lakes and rivers (7%).
The temperature typically varies from 78Â°F to 88Â°F and is rarely below 76Â°F or above 91Â°F.
The coolest hours of the day are from 3am to 8am with the coldest at 7am, at which time the temperature is below 79Â°F three days out of four.
The warmest hours of the day are from 1pm to 4pm with the hottest at 2pm, at which time the temperature is above 87Â°F three days out of four.
The day has gained half its heat by 10am and lost it again by 7pm.
On March 15 the Sun rises at 6:24am and sets at 6:28pm.
Solar noon is at 12:26pm.
For reference, on the longest day of the year the Sun rises at 6:03am and sets at 6:35pm, while on the shortest day of the year it rises at 6:24am and sets at 6:06pm.
Astronomical twilight begins and ends 69 minutes before sunrise and after sunset at 5:15am and 7:38pm, respectively.
Nautical twilight begins and ends 44 minutes before sunrise and after sunset at 5:39am and 7:13pm, respectively.
Civil twilight begins and ends 21 minutes before sunrise and after sunset at 6:03am and 6:49pm, respectively.
Solar twilight begins and ends 27 minutes after sunrise and before sunset at 6:52am and 6:01pm, respectively.
The median cloud cover ranges from 40% (partly cloudy) to 69% (partly cloudy).
At midnight, the clearest time of the day, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 87% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 12% of the time.
At 10am, the cloudiest time of the day, the sky is overcast, mostly cloudy, or partly cloudy 87% of the time, and clear or mostly clear 13% of the time.
The sky is typically clearing in earnest by 6pm.
The clouds have typically started forming in earnest by 6am.
There is a 28% chance that precipitation will be observed at some point during the day.
The average measured liquid-equivalent quantity of precipitation is 0.001". Among only those days for which there is at least some measured precipitation, the average is 0.046" and the total rarely exceeds 0.046".
When precipitation does occur it is most often in the form of moderate rain (53% of days with precipitation have at worst moderate rain), thunderstorms (26%), and slight rain (21%).
Precipitation is most likely around 11am and least likely around midnight.
Either snow is exceptionally unlikely to fall at this location on March 15 or this station does not reliably report precipitation types.
The relative humidity typically ranges from 67% (mildly humid) to 84% (humid), rarely dropping below 61% (mildly humid), or exceeding 89% (very humid).
The air is driest at 1pm, at which time the relative humidity is less than 70% (mildly humid) three days out of four; it is most humid at 5am, exceeding 82% (humid) three days out of four.
The dew point ranges from 74Â°F to 75Â°F with an average of 74Â°F, which feels muggy no matter what the relative humidity is.
For reference, comfortable indoor conditions should have a relative humidity between 30% and 50% with a dew point of less than 65Â°F.
Sustained wind speeds typically vary from 2 mph to 9 mph (light air to gentle breeze) over the course of the day.
The peak sustained wind speed typically occurs around 3pm and is rarely outside the range 6 mph to 12 mph (light breeze to moderate breeze).
The wind is most calm around 7am, rarely exceeding 4 mph (light breeze).
The wind is most often out of the east (26% of the time) and north east (13% of the time). The wind is least often out of the north west (0% of the time), north (1% of the time), west (1% of the time), south west (2% of the time), and south (2% of the time).