March Weather in Santa María Mazatla Mexico
Daily high temperatures increase by 3°F, from 68°F to 71°F, rarely falling below 62°F or exceeding 77°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 36°F to 39°F, rarely falling below 30°F or exceeding 44°F.
For reference, on May 10, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Santa María Mazatla typically range from 44°F to 72°F, while on January 12, the coldest day of the year, they range from 32°F to 63°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in March in Santa María Mazatla
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 Santa María Mazatla
The month of March in Santa María Mazatla experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 33% to 38%.
The clearest day of the month is March 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 67% of the time.
For reference, on September 13, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 89%, while on February 24, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 67%.
Cloud Cover Categories in March in Santa María Mazatla
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 Santa María Mazatla, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is essentially constant, remaining around 5% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 78% on July 3, and its lowest chance is 1% on December 8.
Probability of Precipitation in March in Santa María Mazatla
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Santa María Mazatla is essentially constant, remaining about 0.2 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.0 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 0.2 inches on March 7.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March in Santa María Mazatla
Over the course of March in Santa María Mazatla, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 33 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 7 seconds, and weekly increase of 7 minutes, 47 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 46 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 20 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March in Santa María Mazatla
The latest sunrise of the month in Santa María Mazatla is 6:56 AM on March 1 and the earliest sunrise is 25 minutes earlier at 6:31 AM on March 31.
The earliest sunset is 6:43 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 8 minutes later at 6:51 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Santa María Mazatla 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 7:00 AM and sets 13 hours, 19 minutes later, at 8:18 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:07 AM and sets 10 hours, 57 minutes later, at 6:04 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in March in Santa María Mazatla
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 Santa María Mazatla
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Santa María Mazatla is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in March in Santa María Mazatla
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Santa María Mazatla is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 5.3 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on March 24, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.4 miles per hour, while on November 30, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.1 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during March is 5.4 miles per hour on March 25.
Average Wind Speed in March in Santa María Mazatla
The hourly average wind direction in Santa María Mazatla throughout March is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 44% on March 16.
Wind Direction in March in Santa María Mazatla
The growing season in Santa María Mazatla typically lasts for 7.8 months (238 days), from around March 13 to around November 6, rarely starting before February 8 or after April 14, and rarely ending before October 8 or after December 2.
During March in Santa María Mazatla, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is rapidly increasing rising from 32% to 78% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in March in Santa María Mazatla
The average accumulated growing degree days in Santa María Mazatla are increasing during March, increasing by 199°F, from 251°F to 450°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March in Santa María Mazatla
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Santa María Mazatla is gradually increasing during March, rising by 0.6 kWh, from 6.7 kWh to 7.3 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in March in Santa María Mazatla
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Santa María Mazatla are 19.515 deg latitude, -99.387 deg longitude, and 9,272 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Santa María Mazatla contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 2,198 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 9,389 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (4,925 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (11,890 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Santa María Mazatla is covered by trees (92%), within 10 miles by trees (54%) and shrubs (23%), and within 50 miles by cropland (39%) and trees (25%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Santa María Mazatla, 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 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Santa María Mazatla.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Santa María Mazatla 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 Santa María Mazatla is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Santa María Mazatla and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Licenciado Adolfo López Mateos International Airport (MMTO, 67%, 27 kilometers, southwest); Benito Juárez International Airport (MMMX, 26%, 34 kilometers, east); and Querétaro Intercontinental Airport (MMQT, 7%, 148 kilometers, northwest).
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