Average Weather in March in Montesclaros Spain
Daily high temperatures increase by 5°F, from 59°F to 64°F, rarely falling below 50°F or exceeding 75°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 5°F, from 37°F to 42°F, rarely falling below 28°F or exceeding 49°F.
For reference, on July 23, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Montesclaros typically range from 65°F to 93°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 34°F to 52°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 Montesclaros experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 41% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is March 2, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 59% of the time.
For reference, on October 31, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 49%, while on July 21, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 89%.
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 Montesclaros, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is gradually increasing, starting the month at 14% and ending it at 16%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 23% on October 31, and its lowest chance is 4% on August 1.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Montesclaros is essentially constant, remaining about 0.8 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.8 inches or falling below 0.1 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 0.7 inches on March 5.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
Over the course of March in Montesclaros, 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, 19 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 39 seconds, and weekly increase of 18 minutes, 33 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 19 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 38 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The earliest sunrise of the month in Montesclaros is 7:11 AM on March 27 and the latest sunrise is 58 minutes later at 8:10 AM on March 28.
The earliest sunset is 7:11 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 1 hour, 32 minutes later at 8:43 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 6:50 AM and sets 15 hours, 2 minutes later, at 9:52 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:38 AM and sets 9 hours, 19 minutes later, at 5:57 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 Montesclaros is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 18, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 1, 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 Montesclaros is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.3 miles per hour of 7.9 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 7, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.3 miles per hour, while on September 9, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.7 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during March is 7.6 miles per hour on March 5.
Average Wind Speed in March
The wind direction in Montesclaros during March is predominantly out of the east from March 1 to March 10 and the west from March 10 to March 31.
Wind Direction in March
The growing season in Montesclaros typically lasts for 8.2 months (251 days), from around March 15 to around November 21, rarely starting before February 20 or after April 7, and rarely ending before November 1 or after December 13.
During March in Montesclaros, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is very rapidly increasing rising from 22% to 82% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in March
The average accumulated growing degree days in Montesclaros are gradually increasing during March, increasing by 126°F, from 68°F to 194°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Montesclaros is increasing during March, rising by 1.4 kWh, from 4.1 kWh to 5.5 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 Montesclaros are 40.106 deg latitude, -4.938 deg longitude, and 1,834 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Montesclaros contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 679 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,782 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (3,835 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (7,546 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Montesclaros is covered by trees (53%), cropland (35%), and grassland (12%), within 10 miles by cropland (36%) and trees (30%), and within 50 miles by cropland (41%) and trees (24%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Montesclaros, 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 Montesclaros.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Montesclaros 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 Montesclaros is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Montesclaros and a given station.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .