March 1987 Weather History in New York City United States

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This report shows the past weather for New York City, providing a weather history for March 1987. It features all historical weather data series we have available, including the New York City temperature history for March 1987. You can drill down from year to month and even day level reports by clicking on the graphs.

New York City Temperature History March 1987

Temperature history in March 1987 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313110°F10°F20°F20°F30°F30°F40°F40°F50°F50°F60°F60°F70°F70°F80°F80°FFebApr
The daily range of reported temperatures (gray bars) and 24-hour highs (red ticks) and lows (blue ticks), placed over the daily average high (faint red line) and low (faint blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Hourly Temperature in March 1987 in New York City

Hourly Temperature in March 1987 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMFebAprvery coldcoldcoolfreezing
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The hourly reported temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
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Cloud Cover in March 1987 in New York City

Cloud Cover in March 1987 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMFebApr
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
no significant cloudno cloud detectedceiling and visibility ok
The hourly reported cloud coverage, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds.

Daily Precipitation in March 1987 in New York City

Daily Precipitation in March 1987 in New York City1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310.0 in0.0 in0.5 in0.5 in1.0 in1.0 in1.5 in1.5 in2.0 in2.0 in2.5 in2.5 in3.0 in3.0 in3.5 in3.5 inFebApr
The daily measured quantity of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation.

Snow Depth in March 1987 in New York City

Snow Depth in March 1987 in New York City1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310 in0 in1 in1 in2 in2 in3 in3 in4 in4 in5 in5 in6 in6 inFebApr
The daily measured snow depth, where available.

Observed Weather in March 1987 in New York City

Observed Weather in March 1987 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMFebApr
foghazedrizzlelight rainmoderate rainheavy rainfreezing rainsleetsnow grainslight snowmoderate snowheavy snowhailthunderstorm
The hourly observed weather, color coded by category (in order of severity). If multiple reports are present, the most severe code is shown.
DayObservationsPrecipitationCodes
Sun, Mar 1 Rain, Light Drizzle and Rain, Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Light Drizzle, Fog1.98 inRA, -DZRA, -RA, -SHRA, -DZ, FG
Mon, Mar 2 Light Rain, Fog-RA, FG
Tue, Mar 3 Showers of Light Snow, Showers of Light Rain and Snow, Showers of Light Rain, Fog0.01 in-SHSN, -SHRASN, -SHRA, FG
Thu, Mar 12 Light Snow, Showers of Light Snow, Fog0.24 in-SN, -SHSN, FG
Fri, Mar 13 Light Snow, Fog0.03 in-SN, FG
Fri, Mar 20 Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain-RA, -SHRA
Sat, Mar 21 Showers of Light Rain0.01 in-SHRA
Sun, Mar 22 Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain0.04 in-RA, -SHRA
Thu, Mar 26 Thunderstorm with Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Drizzle, Fog0.10 inTSRA, -SHRA, DZ, FG
Sat, Mar 28 Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Fog0.30 in-RA, -SHRA, FG
Sun, Mar 29 DrizzleDZ
Mon, Mar 30 Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Fog0.17 in-RA, -SHRA, DZ, -DZ, FG
Tue, Mar 31 Heavy Rain, Rain, Light Rain, Fog0.95 in+RA, RA, -RA, FG

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March 1987 in New York City

The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in March 1987 in New York City

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in March 1987 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM2 AM2 AM4 AM4 AM6 AM6 AM8 AM8 AM10 AM10 AM12 PM12 PM2 PM2 PM4 PM4 PM6 PM6 PM8 PM8 PM10 PM10 PM12 AM12 AMFebApr5:42 AM5:42 AMMar 316:19 PMMar 316:19 PM6:30 AM6:30 AMMar 15:46 PMMar 15:46 PM6:14 AM6:14 AMMar 115:57 PMMar 115:57 PM5:58 AM5:58 AMMar 216:08 PMMar 216:08 PM
The solar day over the course of March 1987. From bottom to top, the black lines are the previous solar midnight, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, and the next solar midnight. The day, twilights (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and night are indicated by the color bands from yellow to gray.

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in March 1987 in New York City

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in March 1987 in New York CityMar112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM2 AM2 AM4 AM4 AM6 AM6 AM8 AM8 AM10 AM10 AM12 PM12 PM2 PM2 PM4 PM4 PM6 PM6 PM8 PM8 PM10 PM10 PM12 AM12 AMFebApr00101020203030404000101020203030404050
northeastsouthwest
Solar elevation and azimuth over the course of March 1987. The black lines are lines of constant solar elevation (the angle of the sun above the horizon, in degrees). The background color fills indicate the azimuth (the compass bearing) of the sun. The lightly tinted areas at the boundaries of the cardinal compass points indicate the implied intermediate directions (northeast, southeast, southwest, and northwest).

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in March 1987 in New York City

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in March 1987 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM4 AM4 AM8 AM8 AM12 PM12 PM4 PM4 PM8 PM8 PM12 AM12 AMFebAprFeb 277:51 PMFeb 277:51 PMMar 158:13 AMMar 158:13 AMMar 297:46 AMMar 297:46 AM6:36 AM6:36 AM5:27 PM5:27 PM5:15 PM5:15 PM6:18 AM6:18 AM5:49 AM5:49 AM6:42 PM6:42 PM
The time in which the moon is above the horizon (light blue area), with new moons (dark gray lines) and full moons (blue lines) indicated. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
Mar 1987IlluminationMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseMeridian PassingDistance
1
4%7:25 AME7:53 PMW-1:37 PMS233,140 mi
2
10%7:47 AME9:03 PMWNW-2:22 PMS236,574 mi
3
17%8:10 AMENE10:11 PMWNW-3:07 PMS240,164 mi
4
26%8:35 AMENE11:19 PMWNW-3:52 PMS243,609 mi
5
35%9:03 AMENE--4:40 PMS246,640 mi
6
45%-12:25 AMWNW9:36 AMNE5:29 PMS249,043 mi
7
50%-1:28 AMNW10:15 AMNE6:19 PMS250,668 mi
8
64%-2:27 AMNW11:02 AMNE7:10 PMS251,445 mi
9
73%-3:18 AMNW11:56 AMNE8:01 PMS251,378 mi
10
81%-4:02 AMNW12:56 PMNE8:51 PMS250,540 mi
11
89%-4:38 AMWNW2:00 PMENE9:38 PMS249,057 mi
12
94%-5:09 AMWNW3:05 PMENE10:24 PMS247,092 mi
13
98%-5:34 AMWNW4:10 PMENE11:07 PMS244,823 mi
14
100%-5:57 AMWNW5:15 PME11:49 PMS242,423 mi
15
100%-6:18 AMW6:21 PME--
16
99%-6:39 AMW7:28 PME12:32 AMS240,047 mi
17
97%-7:00 AMWSW8:37 PMESE1:15 AMS237,813 mi
18
92%-7:24 AMWSW9:50 PMESE2:02 AMS235,795 mi
19
84%-7:53 AMWSW11:04 PMESE2:51 AMS234,029 mi
20
75%-8:28 AMWSW-3:46 AMS232,522 mi
21
64%12:19 AMSE9:13 AMSW-4:46 AMS231,271 mi
22
50%1:30 AMSE10:09 AMSW-5:49 AMS230,287 mi
23
41%2:32 AMSE11:16 AMSW-6:54 AMS229,604 mi
24
29%3:23 AMSE12:31 PMWSW-7:57 AMS229,285 mi
25
19%4:04 AMESE1:49 PMWSW-8:56 AMS229,413 mi
26
11%4:36 AMESE3:06 PMWSW-9:51 AMS230,068 mi
27
4%5:03 AMESE4:20 PMW-10:40 AMS231,307 mi
28
1%5:27 AME5:32 PMW-11:27 AMS233,135 mi
29
0%5:49 AME6:42 PMW-12:12 PMS235,490 mi
30
2%6:11 AMENE7:51 PMWNW-12:57 PMS238,241 mi
31
6%6:35 AMENE9:00 PMWNW-1:43 PMS241,198 mi

Humidity Comfort Levels in March 1987 in New York City

Humidity Comfort Levels in March 1987 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMFebApr
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The hourly reported humidity comfort level, categorized by dew point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Wind Speed in March 1987 in New York City

Wind Speed in March 1987 in New York City1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310 mph0 mph10 mph10 mph20 mph20 mph30 mph30 mph40 mph40 mph50 mph50 mphFebApr
The daily range of reported wind speeds (gray bars), with maximum gust speeds (red ticks).

Hourly Wind Speed in March 1987 in New York City

Hourly Wind Speed in March 1987 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMFebApr
0 mph calm 1 mph light air 4 mph light breeze 8 mph gentle breeze 13 mph moderate breeze 18 mph fresh breeze 25 mph strong breeze 31 mph near gale 39 mph gale 47 mph strong gale 55 mph storm 64 mph violent storm 73 mph hurricane force
The hourly reported wind speed, color coded into bands according to the Beaufort scale. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Hourly Wind Direction in 1987 in New York City

Hourly Wind Direction in 1987 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMFebApr
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The hourly reported wind direction, color coded by compass point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Atmospheric Pressure in March 1987 in New York City

Atmospheric Pressure in March 1987 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313129.2 inHg29.2 inHg29.4 inHg29.4 inHg29.6 inHg29.6 inHg29.8 inHg29.8 inHg30.0 inHg30.0 inHg30.2 inHg30.2 inHg30.4 inHg30.4 inHg30.6 inHg30.6 inHgFebApr
The daily range of atmospheric pressure (gray bars), as measured by the altimeter setting reported in e.g. a METAR report.

The details of the data sources used for this report can be found on the Newark Liberty International Airport page.

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