Average Weather in March in North Auburn California, United States
In North Auburn, the month of March is characterized by rising daily high temperatures, with daily highs increasing by 5°F, from 60°F to 65°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 75°F or dropping below 52°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 2°F, from 44°F to 45°F, rarely falling below 37°F or exceeding 53°F.
For reference, on July 26, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in North Auburn typically range from 67°F to 93°F, while on January 1, the coldest day of the year, they range from 38°F to 54°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in March
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on March. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in March
The month of March in North Auburn experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 59% to 51%.
The clearest day of the month is March 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 49% of the time.
For reference, on February 21, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 59%, while on July 29, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 90%.
Cloud Cover Categories in March
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In North Auburn, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is very rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 34% and ending it at 23%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 34% on February 28, and its lowest chance is 0% on July 21.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in North Auburn is very rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 5.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 10.2 inches or falls below 1.1 inches, and ending the month at 2.9 inches, when it rarely exceeds 6.5 inches or falls below 0.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
Over the course of March in North Auburn, the length of the day is rapidly increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 1 hour, 16 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 33 seconds, and weekly increase of 17 minutes, 48 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 21 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 37 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The earliest sunrise of the month in North Auburn is 6:21 AM on March 11 and the latest sunrise is 58 minutes later at 7:19 AM on March 12.
The earliest sunset is 5:57 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 1 hour, 30 minutes later at 7:27 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time (DST) starts at 3:00 AM on March 12, 2017, shifting sunrise and sunset to be an hour later.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:39 AM and sets 14 hours, 54 minutes later, at 8:33 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:19 AM and sets 9 hours, 26 minutes later, at 4:45 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in March
The chance that a given day will be muggy in North Auburn is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on May 15, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in March
The average hourly wind speed in North Auburn is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 6.0 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on December 18, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.4 miles per hour, while on October 3, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.4 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in March
Wind Direction in March
The growing season in North Auburn typically lasts for 11 months (347 days), from around January 10 to around December 23, rarely starting after February 28, or ending before November 22.
The month of March in North Auburn is very likely fully within the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season gradually increasing from 90% to 98% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in March
The average accumulated growing degree days in North Auburn is gradually increasing during March, increasing by 145°F, from 126°F to 272°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in North Auburn is rapidly increasing during March, rising by 1.6 kWh, from 3.7 kWh to 5.3 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in March
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of North Auburn are 38.931 deg latitude, -121.082 deg longitude, and 1,345 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of North Auburn contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 640 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,429 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (2,306 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (9,885 feet).
The area within 2 miles of North Auburn is covered by shrubs (39%), artificial surfaces (35%), and grassland (22%), within 10 miles by grassland (42%) and shrubs (33%), and within 50 miles by trees (33%) and cropland (23%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in North Auburn year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in North Auburn.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and North Auburn according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at North Auburn is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between North Auburn and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Auburn Municipal Airport (92%, 2.6 kilometers, north); Lincoln Regional Airport (4.8%, 23 kilometers, west); and Placerville Airport (3.6%, 37 kilometers, southeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .