Average Weather in March in Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan Mexico
Daily high temperatures increase by 3°F, from 78°F to 81°F, rarely falling below 73°F or exceeding 86°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 49°F to 53°F, rarely falling below 44°F or exceeding 57°F.
For reference, on May 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan typically range from 56°F to 83°F, while on January 12, the coldest day of the year, they range from 46°F to 73°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
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The month of March in Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 30% to 35%.
The clearest day of the month is March 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 70% of the time.
For reference, on September 15, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 87%, while on February 25, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 71%.
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 Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is essentially constant, remaining around 6% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 74% on June 26, and its lowest chance is 2% on December 13.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan is essentially constant, remaining about 0.3 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.9 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 0.2 inches on March 1.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
Over the course of March in Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 32 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 4 seconds, and weekly increase of 7 minutes, 31 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 47 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 19 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The latest sunrise of the month in Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan is 6:52 AM on March 1 and the earliest sunrise is 24 minutes earlier at 6:27 AM on March 31.
The earliest sunset is 6:39 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 8 minutes later at 6:47 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan 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 6:57 AM and sets 13 hours, 16 minutes later, at 8:13 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:01 AM and sets 11 hours, 0 minutes later, at 6:01 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 Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on September 21, 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 Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 6.7 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on March 9, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.9 miles per hour, while on May 28, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.0 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during March is 6.9 miles per hour on March 9.
Average Wind Speed in March
The hourly average wind direction in Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan throughout March is predominantly from the south, with a peak proportion of 44% on March 31.
Wind Direction in March
Temperatures in Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan 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 Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan are rapidly increasing during March, increasing by 458°F, from 640°F to 1,098°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan 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
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan are 18.884 deg latitude, -98.352 deg longitude, and 6,053 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 2,060 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 6,284 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (3,409 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (15,082 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan is covered by cropland (53%), shrubs (27%), and trees (20%), within 10 miles by cropland (58%) and shrubs (23%), and within 50 miles by cropland (45%) and trees (25%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan, 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 is only a single weather station, Hermanos Serdán International Airport, in our network suitable to be used as a proxy for the historical temperature and dew point records of Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan.
At a distance of 31 kilometers from Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan, closer than our threshold of 150 kilometers, this station is deemed sufficiently nearby to be relied upon as our primary source for temperature and dew point records.
The station records are corrected for the elevation difference between the station and Santa Lucía Cosamaloapan according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
Please note that the station records themselves may additionally have been back-filled using other nearby stations or the MERRA-2 reanalysis.
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