Average Weather in March in Logan Lake Canada
Daily low temperatures increase by 7°F, from 20°F to 26°F, rarely falling below 8°F or exceeding 33°F.
For reference, on August 1, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Logan Lake typically range from 49°F to 76°F, while on January 1, the coldest day of the year, they range from 12°F to 21°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 Logan Lake experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 63% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is March 28, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 39% of the time.
For reference, on January 15, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 72%, while on August 3, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 69%.
Cloud Cover Categories in March
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Logan Lake, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is essentially constant, remaining around 11% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 22% on June 6, and its lowest chance is 9% on April 7.
Over the course of March in Logan Lake, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 2% to 6%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 2% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow decreases from 8% to 2%.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Logan Lake is essentially constant, remaining about 0.2 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.6 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during March in Logan Lake is essentially constant, remaining about 0.2 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.8 inches or falling to 0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in March
Over the course of March in Logan Lake, 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, 55 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 3 minutes, 49 seconds, and weekly increase of 26 minutes, 45 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 10 hours, 59 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 54 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The earliest sunrise of the month in Logan Lake is 6:24 AM on March 11 and the latest sunrise is 58 minutes later at 7:22 AM on March 12.
The earliest sunset is 5:45 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 1 hour, 49 minutes later at 7:34 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 4:51 AM and sets 16 hours, 28 minutes later, at 9:18 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:01 AM and sets 7 hours, 60 minutes later, at 4:01 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in March
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Logan Lake is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in March
The average hourly wind speed in Logan Lake is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 4.3 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on March 24, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.4 miles per hour, while on August 5, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 3.6 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during March is 4.4 miles per hour on March 24.
Average Wind Speed in March
Wind Direction in March
The growing season in Logan Lake typically lasts for 3.9 months (118 days), from around May 19 to around September 14, rarely starting before May 1 or after June 6, and rarely ending before August 29 or after October 1.
The month of March in Logan Lake is reliably fully outside of the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in March
The average accumulated growing degree days in Logan Lake are essentially constant during March, remaining within 2°F of 2°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Logan Lake is increasing during March, rising by 1.4 kWh, from 2.7 kWh to 4.1 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 Logan Lake are 50.500 deg latitude, -120.803 deg longitude, and 3,885 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Logan Lake contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,388 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,820 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (3,205 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (8,894 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Logan Lake is covered by trees (52%), sparse vegetation (26%), and shrubs (22%), within 10 miles by trees (65%) and sparse vegetation (21%), and within 50 miles by trees (60%) and sparse vegetation (22%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Logan Lake 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 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Logan Lake.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Logan Lake 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 Logan Lake is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Logan Lake and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Kamloops Auto (30%, 33 kilometers, northeast); Lytton, B. C. (21%, 63 kilometers, southwest); Clinton, B. C. (31%, 87 kilometers, northwest); and Princeton Aerodrome (18%, 117 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .