Average Weather in March in San Quintín Mexico
Daily high temperatures increase by 2°F, from 70°F to 72°F, rarely falling below 62°F or exceeding 80°F.
Daily low temperatures are around 56°F, rarely falling below 50°F or exceeding 62°F.
For reference, on August 24, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in San Quintín typically range from 73°F to 88°F, while on December 27, the coldest day of the year, they range from 55°F to 68°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
Santo Amaro da Imperatriz, Brazil (5,989 miles away); Gaza, Palestinian Territories (7,739 miles); and Geraldton, Australia (9,435 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to San Quintín (view comparison).
The month of March in San Quintín experiences decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 35% to 26%.
The clearest day of the month is March 27, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 75% of the time.
For reference, on February 22, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 38%, while on June 22, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 90%.
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 San Quintín, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 13% and ending it at 9%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 14% on February 18, and its lowest chance is 0% on July 14.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in San Quintín is decreasing, starting the month at 1.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.9 inches, and ending the month at 0.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.9 inches or falls below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
Over the course of March in San Quintín, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 56 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 51 seconds, and weekly increase of 13 minutes, 0 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 33 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 28 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The earliest sunrise of the month in San Quintín is 5:59 AM on March 10 and the latest sunrise is 59 minutes later at 6:58 AM on March 11.
The earliest sunset is 5:42 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 1 hour, 20 minutes later at 7:02 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time (DST) starts at 3:00 AM on March 11, 2018, shifting sunrise and sunset to be an hour later.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:41 AM and sets 14 hours, 8 minutes later, at 7:49 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:36 AM and sets 10 hours, 10 minutes later, at 4:47 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in March
The chance that a given day will be muggy in San Quintín is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 28, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 8% of the time, while on November 17, 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 San Quintín is gradually increasing during March, increasing from 9.2 miles per hour to 9.7 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on May 20, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 10.1 miles per hour, while on August 23, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in March
Wind Direction in March
San Quintín is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in San Quintín is essentially constant during March, remaining around 59°F throughout.
The lowest average surface water temperature during March is 59°F on March 16.
Average Water Temperature in March
Temperatures in San Quintín are sufficiently warm year round that it is not entirely meaningful to discuss the growing season in these terms. We nevertheless include the chart below as an illustration of the distribution of temperatures experienced throughout the year.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in March
The average accumulated growing degree days in San Quintín are increasing during March, increasing by 362°F, from 630°F to 993°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in San Quintín is increasing during March, rising by 1.5 kWh, from 5.3 kWh to 6.8 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 San Quintín are 30.561 deg latitude, -115.945 deg longitude, and 72 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of San Quintín contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 171 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 82 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (1,677 feet). Within 50 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (10,010 feet).
The area within 2 miles of San Quintín is covered by grassland (91%), within 10 miles by grassland (46%) and shrubs (27%), and within 50 miles by water (45%) and shrubs (41%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in San Quintín year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
San Quintín is further than 200 kilometers from the nearest reliable weather station, so the weather-related data on this page were taken entirely from NASA's MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis . This reanalysis combines a variety of wide-area measurements in a state-of-the-art global meteorological model to reconstruct the hourly history of weather throughout the world on a 50-kilometer grid.
The temperature and dew point estimates are corrected for the difference between the reference elevation of the MERRA-2 grid cell and the elevation of San Quintín, according to the International Standard Atmosphere .
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .