Average Weather in March in Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) Mexico
Daily high temperatures increase by 3°F, from 73°F to 76°F, rarely falling below 63°F or exceeding 83°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 4°F, from 46°F to 50°F, rarely falling below 39°F or exceeding 56°F.
For reference, on May 10, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) typically range from 53°F to 78°F, while on January 12, the coldest day of the year, they range from 43°F to 68°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
Punata, Bolivia (3,418 miles away); Matamba, Tanzania (9,181 miles); and Desē, Ethiopia (8,866 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) (view comparison).
The month of March in Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 35% throughout the month. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 34% on March 5.
The clearest day of the month is March 5, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 66% of the time.
For reference, on September 15, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 84%, while on March 5, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 66%.
Cloud Cover Categories in March
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa), the chance of a wet day over the course of March is gradually increasing, starting the month at 12% and ending it at 15%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 78% on July 4, and its lowest chance is 9% on December 26.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) is gradually increasing, starting the month at 0.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.5 inches, and ending the month at 0.9 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.2 inches or falls below 0.1 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
Over the course of March in Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa), the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 35 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 9 seconds, and weekly increase of 8 minutes, 4 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 45 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 20 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The latest sunrise of the month in Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) is 6:53 AM on March 1 and the earliest sunrise is 25 minutes earlier at 6:27 AM on March 31.
The earliest sunset is 6:38 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 Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) 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 6:54 AM and sets 13 hours, 21 minutes later, at 8:16 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:04 AM and sets 10 hours, 55 minutes later, at 5:59 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in March
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on May 18, 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
The average hourly wind speed in Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 5.6 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on June 28, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.3 miles per hour, while on December 22, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.5 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in March
Wind Direction in March
While it does not do so every year, freezing temperatures are seen in Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) over some winters. The day least likely to be in the growing season is January 1, with a 68% chance.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in March
The average accumulated growing degree days in Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) are increasing during March, increasing by 310°F, from 396°F to 706°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) is gradually increasing during March, rising by 0.7 kWh, from 6.3 kWh to 6.9 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 Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) are 20.166 deg latitude, -98.390 deg longitude, and 7,001 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 105 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 6,990 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (4,508 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (11,145 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) is covered by cropland (94%), within 10 miles by cropland (48%) and shrubs (26%), and within 50 miles by cropland (40%) and trees (26%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) 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 is only a single weather station, Tulancingo, in our network suitable to be used as a proxy for the historical temperature and dew point records of Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa).
At a distance of 10 kilometers from Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa), 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 Colonia 28 de Mayo (Santa Rosa) 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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