Average Weather in March in Lázaro Cárdenas Mexico
Daily high temperatures increase by 3°F, from 70°F to 73°F, rarely falling below 64°F or exceeding 79°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 43°F to 47°F, rarely falling below 38°F or exceeding 52°F.
For reference, on May 10, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Lázaro Cárdenas typically range from 50°F to 74°F, while on January 12, the coldest day of the year, they range from 40°F to 66°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 Lázaro Cárdenas experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 32% to 37%.
The clearest day of the month is March 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 68% of the time.
For reference, on September 13, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 88%, while on February 24, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 68%.
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 Lázaro Cárdenas, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is increasing, starting the month at 7% and ending it at 12%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 80% on July 4, and its lowest chance is 5% on December 25.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Lázaro Cárdenas is gradually increasing, starting the month at 0.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.1 inches, and ending the month at 0.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.6 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
Over the course of March in Lázaro Cárdenas, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 34 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 7 seconds, and weekly increase of 7 minutes, 50 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, 19 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The latest sunrise of the month in Lázaro Cárdenas is 6:53 AM on March 1 and the earliest sunrise is 25 minutes earlier at 6:28 AM on March 31.
The earliest sunset is 6:39 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 9 minutes later at 6:47 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Lázaro Cárdenas during 2018, 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 6:56 AM and sets 13 hours, 19 minutes later, at 8:15 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:03 AM and sets 10 hours, 57 minutes later, at 6:00 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in March
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Lázaro Cárdenas is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
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 Lázaro Cárdenas is essentially constant during March, remaining around 5.4 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on September 29, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.6 miles per hour, while on December 3, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.5 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during March is 5.4 miles per hour on March 8.
Average Wind Speed in March
Wind Direction in March
The growing season in Lázaro Cárdenas typically lasts for 11 months (327 days), from around January 26 to around December 20, rarely starting after March 11, or ending before November 4.
The month of March in Lázaro Cárdenas is more likely than not fully within the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season increasing from 82% to 99% 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 Lázaro Cárdenas are increasing during March, increasing by 266°F, from 333°F to 599°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Lázaro Cárdenas is gradually increasing during March, rising by 0.6 kWh, from 6.6 kWh to 7.2 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 Lázaro Cárdenas are 19.640 deg latitude, -98.472 deg longitude, and 8,271 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Lázaro Cárdenas contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,020 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 8,369 feet. Within 10 miles also contains very significant variations in elevation (1,936 feet). Within 50 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (15,364 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Lázaro Cárdenas is covered by cropland (71%) and grassland (24%), within 10 miles by cropland (66%) and grassland (24%), and within 50 miles by cropland (36%) and trees (21%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Lázaro Cárdenas 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 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Lázaro Cárdenas.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Lázaro Cárdenas 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 Lázaro Cárdenas is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Lázaro Cárdenas and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Tulancingo (36%, 50 kilometers, north); Hermanos Serdán International Airport (36%, 55 kilometers, south); and Benito Juárez International Airport (28%, 67 kilometers, west).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .