Average Weather in March in Farrera Spain
Daily low temperatures increase by 5°F, from 23°F to 27°F, rarely falling below 12°F or exceeding 34°F.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Farrera typically range from 48°F to 71°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 20°F to 36°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 Farrera 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 lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 52% on March 21.
The clearest day of the month is March 21, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 48% of the time.
For reference, on November 1, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 58%, while on July 20, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 74%.
Cloud Cover Categories in March
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Farrera, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is increasing, starting the month at 16% and ending it at 22%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 28% on April 30, and its lowest chance is 15% on July 15.
Over the course of March in Farrera, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 5% to 11%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 7% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow remains an essentially constant 4% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Farrera is gradually increasing, starting the month at 0.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.2 inches or falls below 0.1 inches, and ending the month at 1.0 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.7 inches or falls below 0.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during March in Farrera is essentially constant, remaining about 0.5 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.1 inches or falling to 0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in March
Over the course of March in Farrera, 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, 27 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 53 seconds, and weekly increase of 20 minutes, 11 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 14 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 41 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The earliest sunrise of the month in Farrera is 6:49 AM on March 25 and the latest sunrise is 58 minutes later at 7:47 AM on March 26.
The earliest sunset is 6:44 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 1 hour, 35 minutes later at 8:19 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time (DST) starts at 3:00 AM on March 26, 2017, shifting sunrise and sunset to be an hour later.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:17 AM and sets 15 hours, 18 minutes later, at 9:35 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:21 AM and sets 9 hours, 4 minutes later, at 5:24 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in March
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Farrera is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in March
The average hourly wind speed in Farrera is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 8.2 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 6, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.5 miles per hour, while on August 27, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.6 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in March
Wind Direction in March
Farrera 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 Farrera is essentially constant during March, remaining within 1°F of 56°F throughout.
Average Water Temperature in March
The growing season in Farrera typically lasts for 4.0 months (122 days), from around May 29 to around September 28, rarely starting before May 8 or after June 18, and rarely ending before September 5 or after October 20.
The month of March in Farrera is reliably fully outside of the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in March
The average accumulated growing degree days in Farrera are essentially constant during March, remaining within 3°F of 4°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Farrera is increasing during March, rising by 1.3 kWh, from 3.9 kWh to 5.2 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 Farrera are 42.497 deg latitude, 1.272 deg longitude, and 5,351 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Farrera contains extreme variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 4,222 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 5,223 feet. Within 10 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (7,257 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (10,433 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Farrera is covered by trees (64%) and grassland (26%), within 10 miles by trees (70%) and grassland (15%), and within 50 miles by trees (50%) and grassland (17%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Farrera year round, 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 5 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Farrera.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Farrera 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 Farrera is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Farrera and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Saint-Girons - Antichan (33%, 59 kilometers, north); Perpignan–Rivesaltes Airport (17%, 134 kilometers, east); Aeroport de Girona - Costa Brava (18%, 140 kilometers, southeast); Barcelona–El Prat Airport (16%, 149 kilometers, southeast); and Reus Airport (16%, 150 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .