Average Weather in March in Ribadesella Spain
Daily high temperatures increase by 3°F, from 56°F to 59°F, rarely falling below 49°F or exceeding 67°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 2°F, from 45°F to 48°F, rarely falling below 39°F or exceeding 54°F.
For reference, on August 6, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Ribadesella typically range from 63°F to 73°F, while on February 7, the coldest day of the year, they range from 45°F to 55°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 Ribadesella experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 53% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is March 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 48% of the time.
For reference, on November 23, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 60%, while on July 21, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 76%.
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 Ribadesella, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is essentially constant, remaining around 28% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 39% on November 23, and its lowest chance is 11% on July 20.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Ribadesella is essentially constant, remaining about 2.3 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 4.5 inches or falling below 0.5 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
Over the course of March in Ribadesella, 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, 29 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 59 seconds, and weekly increase of 20 minutes, 52 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 13 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 42 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The earliest sunrise of the month in Ribadesella is 7:10 AM on March 27 and the latest sunrise is 58 minutes later at 8:08 AM on March 28.
The earliest sunset is 7:09 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 1 hour, 37 minutes later at 8:45 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time (DST) starts at 3:00 AM on March 28, 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 6:39 AM and sets 15 hours, 25 minutes later, at 10:04 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:49 AM and sets 8 hours, 57 minutes later, at 5:46 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 Ribadesella is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 13, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 11% of the time, while on November 5, 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 Ribadesella is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 10.6 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on December 29, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.0 miles per hour, while on August 4, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.5 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in March
The hourly average wind direction in Ribadesella throughout March is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 35% on March 13.
Wind Direction in March
Ribadesella 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 Ribadesella is essentially constant during March, remaining around 55°F throughout.
Average Water Temperature in March
Temperatures in Ribadesella 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 Ribadesella are gradually increasing during March, increasing by 111°F, from 149°F to 260°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Ribadesella is increasing during March, rising by 1.3 kWh, from 3.3 kWh to 4.6 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 Ribadesella are 43.461 deg latitude, -5.060 deg longitude, and 66 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Ribadesella contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 495 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 101 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (3,750 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (8,875 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Ribadesella is covered by water (50%), cropland (23%), and grassland (11%), within 10 miles by water (49%) and trees (19%), and within 50 miles by water (48%) and trees (24%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Ribadesella, 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 Ribadesella.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Ribadesella 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 Ribadesella is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Ribadesella and a given station.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .