Average Weather in March in Rakaw Belarus
Daily high temperatures increase by 13°F, from 32°F to 45°F, rarely falling below 22°F or exceeding 56°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 9°F, from 21°F to 30°F, rarely falling below 7°F or exceeding 39°F.
For reference, on July 25, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Rakaw typically range from 57°F to 74°F, while on February 3, the coldest day of the year, they range from 18°F to 27°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
Revelstoke, Canada (4,917 miles away); Ontonagon, Michigan, United States (4,544 miles); and Stamford, New York, United States (4,342 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Rakaw (view comparison).
The month of March in Rakaw experiences decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 72% to 61%.
The clearest day of the month is March 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 39% of the time.
For reference, on November 28, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 80%, while on August 1, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 59%.
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 Rakaw, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is gradually increasing, starting the month at 19% and ending it at 22%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 36% on June 30, and its lowest chance is 19% on March 7.
Over the course of March in Rakaw, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 7% to 17%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 3% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow decreases from 8% to 2%.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Rakaw is increasing, starting the month at 0.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.1 inches, and ending the month at 1.0 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.8 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 Rakaw is essentially constant, remaining about 0.3 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.0 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in March
Over the course of March in Rakaw, the length of the day is very rapidly increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 2 hours, 10 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 4 minutes, 20 seconds, and weekly increase of 30 minutes, 20 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 10 hours, 49 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 59 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The latest sunrise of the month in Rakaw is 8:00 AM on March 1 and the earliest sunrise is 1 hour, 13 minutes earlier at 6:46 AM on March 31.
The earliest sunset is 6:49 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 57 minutes later at 7:45 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Rakaw during 2021.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 4:39 AM and sets 17 hours, 8 minutes later, at 9:47 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 9:28 AM and sets 7 hours, 23 minutes later, at 4:51 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight 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 Rakaw is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 26, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 3% 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 Rakaw is gradually decreasing during March, decreasing from 11.4 miles per hour to 10.6 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on January 24, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.4 miles per hour, while on July 27, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.3 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in March
The hourly average wind direction in Rakaw throughout March is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 34% on March 7.
Wind Direction in March
The growing season in Rakaw typically lasts for 5.5 months (168 days), from around April 24 to around October 9, rarely starting before April 4 or after May 18, and rarely ending before September 19 or after October 29.
The month of March in Rakaw is very likely fully outside of the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season gradually increasing from 0% to 6% 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 Rakaw are essentially constant during March, remaining within 3°F of 3°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Rakaw is increasing during March, rising by 1.4 kWh, from 2.1 kWh to 3.4 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 Rakaw are 53.967 deg latitude, 27.056 deg longitude, and 696 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Rakaw contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 308 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 753 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (587 feet). Within 50 miles also contains significant variations in elevation (781 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Rakaw is covered by trees (49%), cropland (31%), and grassland (12%), within 10 miles by trees (42%) and cropland (36%), and within 50 miles by trees (45%) and cropland (35%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Rakaw, 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Rakaw.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Rakaw 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 Rakaw is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Rakaw and a given station.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .