March Weather in Tepechitlán Mexico
Daily high temperatures increase by 4°F, from 78°F to 83°F, rarely falling below 72°F or exceeding 88°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 4°F, from 43°F to 47°F, rarely falling below 37°F or exceeding 52°F.
For reference, on May 19, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Tepechitlán typically range from 55°F to 88°F, while on January 13, the coldest day of the year, they range from 39°F to 72°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in March in Tepechitlán
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 in Tepechitlán
The month of March in Tepechitlán experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 40% to 44%. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 40% on March 5.
The clearest day of the month is March 5, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 60% of the time.
For reference, on September 15, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 85%, while on May 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 66%.
Cloud Cover Categories in March in Tepechitlán
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 Tepechitlán, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 4% and ending it at 1%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 73% on July 15, and its lowest chance is 1% on March 27.
Probability of Precipitation in March in Tepechitlán
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Tepechitlán is rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 1.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.9 inches or falls below -0.0 inches, and ending the month at 0.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.2 inches or falls below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March in Tepechitlán
Over the course of March in Tepechitlán, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 37 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 15 seconds, and weekly increase of 8 minutes, 44 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 44 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 21 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March in Tepechitlán
The latest sunrise of the month in Tepechitlán is 7:13 AM on March 1 and the earliest sunrise is 27 minutes earlier at 6:46 AM on March 31.
The earliest sunset is 6:57 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 11 minutes later at 7:08 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Tepechitlán during 2021, but it neither starts nor ends during March, so the entire month is in standard time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 7:11 AM and sets 13 hours, 27 minutes later, at 8:38 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:27 AM and sets 10 hours, 49 minutes later, at 6:16 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in March in Tepechitlán
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 in Tepechitlán
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Tepechitlán is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on September 8, 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 in Tepechitlán
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Tepechitlán is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 6.3 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on March 25, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.5 miles per hour, while on July 26, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.4 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during March is 6.5 miles per hour on March 28.
Average Wind Speed in March in Tepechitlán
The hourly average wind direction in Tepechitlán throughout March is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 58% on March 29.
Wind Direction in March in Tepechitlán
The growing season in Tepechitlán typically lasts for 11 months (321 days), from around February 3 to around December 22, rarely starting after March 10, or ending before November 17.
The month of March in Tepechitlán is more likely than not fully within the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season increasing from 81% to 99% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in March in Tepechitlán
The average accumulated growing degree days in Tepechitlán are increasing during March, increasing by 404°F, from 555°F to 958°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March in Tepechitlán
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Tepechitlán is gradually increasing during March, rising by 0.8 kWh, from 6.4 kWh to 7.2 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in March in Tepechitlán
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Tepechitlán are 21.671 deg latitude, -103.326 deg longitude, and 5,640 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Tepechitlán contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 440 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 5,710 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (3,241 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (7,490 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Tepechitlán is covered by grassland (58%) and cropland (40%), within 10 miles by grassland (42%) and shrubs (27%), and within 50 miles by trees (37%) and shrubs (28%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Tepechitlán, 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 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Tepechitlán.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Tepechitlán 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 Tepechitlán is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Tepechitlán and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Lic. Jesús Terán Peredo International Airport (MMAS, 37%, 104 kilometers, east); Guadalajara International Airport (MMGL, 27%, 128 kilometers, south); General Leobardo C. Ruiz International Airport (MMZC, 20%, 152 kilometers, northeast); and Amado Nervo International Airport (MMEP, 17%, 160 kilometers, west).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .