Average Weather in March in New Middletown Ohio, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 12°F, from 42°F to 54°F, rarely falling below 27°F or exceeding 71°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 9°F, from 25°F to 34°F, rarely falling below 10°F or exceeding 48°F.
For reference, on July 20, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in New Middletown typically range from 62°F to 83°F, while on January 29, the coldest day of the year, they range from 19°F to 33°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 New Middletown experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 63% to 57%.
The clearest day of the month is March 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 43% of the time.
For reference, on January 13, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 70%, while on August 27, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 65%.
Cloud Cover Categories in March
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In New Middletown, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is increasing, starting the month at 26% and ending it at 31%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 40% on June 15, and its lowest chance is 20% on January 29.
Over the course of March in New Middletown, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 16% to 27%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain decreases from 5% to 3%, and the chance of a day with only snow decreases from 5% to 1%.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in New Middletown is increasing, starting the month at 1.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.7 inches or falls below 0.6 inches, and ending the month at 2.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.7 inches or falls below 1.2 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 New Middletown is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 0.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.1 inches, and ending the month at 0.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.4 inches or falls below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in March
Over the course of March in New Middletown, 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, 22 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 44 seconds, and weekly increase of 19 minutes, 6 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 18 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 40 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The earliest sunrise of the month in New Middletown is 6:36 AM on March 13 and the latest sunrise is 58 minutes later at 7:35 AM on March 14.
The earliest sunset is 6:13 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 1 hour, 33 minutes later at 7:46 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time (DST) starts at 3:00 AM on March 14, 2021, shifting sunrise and sunset to be an hour later.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:50 AM and sets 15 hours, 7 minutes later, at 8:57 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:43 AM and sets 9 hours, 14 minutes later, at 4:57 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in March
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for March 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in March
The chance that a given day will be muggy in New Middletown is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 2, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 43% 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
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in New Middletown is gradually decreasing during March, decreasing from 6.5 miles per hour to 5.8 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on January 31, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.7 miles per hour, while on August 5, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 3.4 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in March
The hourly average wind direction in New Middletown throughout March is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 40% on March 1.
Wind Direction in March
The growing season in New Middletown typically lasts for 5.4 months (166 days), from around May 2 to around October 15, rarely starting before April 12 or after May 25, and rarely ending before September 27 or after November 2.
The month of March in New Middletown 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 New Middletown are gradually increasing during March, increasing by 48°F, from 15°F to 63°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in New Middletown is increasing during March, rising by 1.3 kWh, from 3.2 kWh to 4.5 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 New Middletown are 40.961 deg latitude, -80.558 deg longitude, and 1,250 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of New Middletown contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 197 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,194 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (581 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (1,030 feet).
The area within 2 miles of New Middletown is covered by cropland (57%), artificial surfaces (33%), and trees (10%), within 10 miles by cropland (47%) and artificial surfaces (29%), and within 50 miles by trees (51%) and cropland (33%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in New Middletown, 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 New Middletown.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and New Middletown 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 New Middletown is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between New Middletown and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: New Castle Municipal Airport (70%, 14 kilometers, northeast); Youngstown–Warren Regional Airport (21%, 34 kilometers, north); and Pittsburgh International Airport (9%, 60 kilometers, southeast).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .