Average Weather in March in Al Fashn Egypt
Daily high temperatures increase by 7°F, from 72°F to 80°F, rarely falling below 64°F or exceeding 91°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 5°F, from 48°F to 53°F, rarely falling below 42°F or exceeding 60°F.
For reference, on July 24, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Al Fashn typically range from 73°F to 97°F, while on January 18, the coldest day of the year, they range from 44°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 Al Fashn experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 18% throughout the month. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 17% on March 30.
The clearest day of the month is March 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 83% of the time.
For reference, on November 29, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 26%, while on September 7, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 100%.
Cloud Cover Categories in March
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
Over the course of March in Al Fashn, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 52 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 44 seconds, and weekly increase of 12 minutes, 6 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 35 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 27 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The latest sunrise of the month in Al Fashn is 6:21 AM on March 1 and the earliest sunrise is 34 minutes earlier at 5:47 AM on March 31.
The earliest sunset is 5:56 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 18 minutes later at 6:13 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Al Fashn during 2021.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 4:58 AM and sets 13 hours, 59 minutes later, at 6:57 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:45 AM and sets 10 hours, 18 minutes later, at 5:03 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 Al Fashn is essentially constant during March, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 16, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 41% of the time, while on December 24, 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 Al Fashn is gradually increasing during March, increasing from 8.5 miles per hour to 9.1 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on June 19, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.3 miles per hour, while on January 6, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.3 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in March
The hourly average wind direction in Al Fashn throughout March is predominantly from the north, with a peak proportion of 61% on March 31.
Wind Direction in March
Temperatures in Al Fashn 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 Al Fashn are increasing during March, increasing by 390°F, from 421°F to 811°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Al Fashn is increasing during March, rising by 1.2 kWh, from 5.6 kWh to 6.8 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 Al Fashn are 28.824 deg latitude, 30.899 deg longitude, and 121 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Al Fashn contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 279 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 114 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (784 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (1,834 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Al Fashn is covered by cropland (78%) and water (12%), within 10 miles by cropland (60%) and bare soil (33%), and within 50 miles by bare soil (73%) and cropland (22%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Al Fashn, 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, Minya, in our network suitable to be used as a proxy for the historical temperature and dew point records of Al Fashn.
At a distance of 84 kilometers from Al Fashn, 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 Al Fashn 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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