Average Weather in March in Plácido de Castro Brazil
Daily high temperatures are around 87°F, rarely falling below 83°F or exceeding 92°F.
Daily low temperatures are around 74°F, rarely falling below 71°F or exceeding 76°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 74°F on March 13.
For reference, on August 27, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Plácido de Castro typically range from 70°F to 92°F, while on July 21, the coldest day of the year, they range from 67°F to 89°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
Bogor, Indonesia (11,208 miles away); Bondowoso, Indonesia (11,186 miles); and Katabu, Indonesia (11,201 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Plácido de Castro (view comparison).
The month of March in Plácido de Castro experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 85% to 80%.
The clearest day of the month is March 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 20% of the time.
For reference, on February 24, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 86%, while on August 1, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 69%.
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 Plácido de Castro, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is very rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 83% and ending it at 74%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 84% on February 8, and its lowest chance is 11% on July 21.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Plácido de Castro is very rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 10.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 13.4 inches or falls below 7.2 inches, and ending the month at 8.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 11.8 inches or falls below 5.2 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
Over the course of March in Plácido de Castro, the length of the day is gradually decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 17 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 35 seconds, and weekly decrease of 4 minutes, 2 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 31, with 12 hours, 0 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 1, with 12 hours, 17 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The earliest sunrise of the month in Plácido de Castro is 5:32 AM on March 1 and the latest sunrise is 37 seconds later at 5:32 AM on March 18.
The latest sunset is 5:49 PM on March 1 and the earliest sunset is 17 minutes earlier at 5:32 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Plácido de Castro during 2021.
For reference, on December 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:05 AM and sets 12 hours, 44 minutes later, at 5:48 PM, while on June 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 5:45 AM and sets 11 hours, 31 minutes later, at 5:16 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight 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 Plácido de Castro is essentially constant during March, remaining around 100% throughout.
For reference, on January 17, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 100% of the time, while on August 8, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 72% 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 Plácido de Castro is essentially constant during March, remaining around 1.5 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on July 27, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 1.9 miles per hour, while on March 10, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 1.5 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during March is 1.5 miles per hour on March 11.
Average Wind Speed in March
The hourly average wind direction in Plácido de Castro throughout March is predominantly from the north, with a peak proportion of 64% on March 1.
Wind Direction in March
Temperatures in Plácido de Castro 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 Plácido de Castro are rapidly increasing during March, increasing by 850°F, from 6,854°F to 7,704°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Plácido de Castro is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.1 kWh of 4.9 kWh throughout.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in March
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Plácido de Castro are -10.335 deg latitude, -67.186 deg longitude, and 446 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Plácido de Castro contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 164 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 449 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (377 feet). Within 50 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (463 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Plácido de Castro is covered by trees (69%), cropland (12%), and shrubs (11%), within 10 miles by trees (88%), and within 50 miles by trees (86%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Plácido de Castro, 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 is only a single weather station, Rio Branco, in our network suitable to be used as a proxy for the historical temperature and dew point records of Plácido de Castro.
At a distance of 93 kilometers from Plácido de Castro, closer than our threshold of 150 kilometers, this station is deemed sufficiently nearby to be relied upon as our primary source for temperature and dew point records.
The station records are corrected for the elevation difference between the station and Plácido de Castro according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
Please note that the station records themselves may additionally have been back-filled using other nearby stations or the MERRA-2 reanalysis.
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