Average Weather in March in Orodara Burkina Faso
Daily high temperatures are around 96°F, rarely falling below 91°F or exceeding 100°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 96°F on March 30.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 74°F to 77°F, rarely falling below 69°F or exceeding 81°F.
For reference, on March 29, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Orodara typically range from 77°F to 96°F, while on January 1, the coldest day of the year, they range from 65°F to 88°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 Orodara experiences rapidly increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 50% to 63%.
The clearest day of the month is March 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 50% of the time.
For reference, on August 16, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 72%, while on January 2, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 68%.
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 Orodara, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is very rapidly increasing, starting the month at 3% and ending it at 13%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 91% on August 19, and its lowest chance is 0% on December 10.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Orodara is increasing, starting the month at 0.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.5 inches or falls below -0.0 inches, and ending the month at 0.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.4 inches or falls below 0.1 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
Over the course of March in Orodara, the length of the day is gradually increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 18 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 36 seconds, and weekly increase of 4 minutes, 14 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 55 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 Orodara is 6:34 AM on March 1 and the earliest sunrise is 17 minutes earlier at 6:17 AM on March 31.
The earliest sunset is 6:29 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 54 seconds later at 6:30 PM on March 30.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Orodara during 2021.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:58 AM and sets 12 hours, 46 minutes later, at 6:44 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:33 AM and sets 11 hours, 29 minutes later, at 6:02 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 Orodara is very rapidly increasing during March, rising from 11% to 39% over the course of the month.
For reference, on August 12, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 100% of the time, while on December 29, 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 Orodara is gradually decreasing during March, decreasing from 8.1 miles per hour to 7.3 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on January 24, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.4 miles per hour, while on September 23, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.8 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during March is 7.3 miles per hour on March 30.
Average Wind Speed in March
The wind direction in Orodara during March is predominantly out of the east from March 1 to March 22 and the south from March 22 to March 31.
Wind Direction in March
Temperatures in Orodara 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 Orodara are very rapidly increasing during March, increasing by 974°F, from 1,678°F to 2,651°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Orodara is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.1 kWh of 6.2 kWh throughout.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in March
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Orodara are 10.949 deg latitude, -4.934 deg longitude, and 1,896 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Orodara contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 217 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,833 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (837 feet). Within 50 miles also contains very significant variations in elevation (1,667 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Orodara is covered by cropland (52%), grassland (19%), trees (14%), and shrubs (14%), within 10 miles by cropland (38%) and shrubs (26%), and within 50 miles by cropland (32%) and shrubs (32%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Orodara, 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 Orodara.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Orodara 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 Orodara is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Orodara and a given station.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .