Average Weather in March in Maracay Venezuela
Daily high temperatures are around 91°F, rarely falling below 87°F or exceeding 95°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 91°F on March 28.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 69°F to 71°F, rarely falling below 65°F or exceeding 75°F.
For reference, on March 26, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Maracay typically range from 71°F to 91°F, while on January 16, the coldest day of the year, they range from 66°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
The month of March in Maracay experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 67% to 74%.
The clearest day of the month is March 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 34% of the time.
For reference, on May 6, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 83%, while on January 14, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 38%.
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 Maracay, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is rapidly increasing, starting the month at 3% and ending it at 11%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 59% on August 10, and its lowest chance is 3% on March 2.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Maracay is increasing, starting the month at 0.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.9 inches or falls below -0.0 inches, and ending the month at 1.0 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.7 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 0.2 inches on March 1.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
Over the course of March in Maracay, the length of the day is gradually increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 17 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 34 seconds, and weekly increase of 3 minutes, 57 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 56 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 13 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The latest sunrise of the month in Maracay is 6:44 AM on March 1 and the earliest sunrise is 17 minutes earlier at 6:27 AM on March 31.
The earliest sunset is 6:40 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 29 seconds later at 6:41 PM on March 15.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Maracay during 2021.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:10 AM and sets 12 hours, 43 minutes later, at 6:53 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:42 AM and sets 11 hours, 32 minutes later, at 6:14 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 Maracay is rapidly increasing during March, rising from 61% to 76% over the course of the month.
For reference, on October 22, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 95% of the time, while on January 21, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 52% 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 Maracay is gradually decreasing during March, decreasing from 9.5 miles per hour to 8.7 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on March 5, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.5 miles per hour, while on October 6, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.5 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during March is 9.5 miles per hour on March 5.
Average Wind Speed in March
The hourly average wind direction in Maracay throughout March is predominantly from the east, with a peak proportion of 54% on March 1.
Wind Direction in March
Maracay 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 Maracay is essentially constant during March, remaining around 78°F throughout.
Average Water Temperature in March
Temperatures in Maracay 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 Maracay are rapidly increasing during March, increasing by 859°F, from 1,580°F to 2,439°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Maracay is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.1 kWh of 6.7 kWh throughout.
The highest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during March is 6.8 kWh on March 16.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in March
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Maracay are 10.235 deg latitude, -67.591 deg longitude, and 1,453 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Maracay contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 440 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,444 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (6,043 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (7,995 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Maracay is covered by artificial surfaces (86%), within 10 miles by grassland (35%) and water (24%), and within 50 miles by grassland (37%) and water (31%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Maracay, 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Maracay.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Maracay 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 Maracay is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Maracay and a given station.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .