Average Weather in March in Chiapa de Corzo Mexico
Daily high temperatures increase by 4°F, from 90°F to 94°F, rarely falling below 82°F or exceeding 100°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 4°F, from 67°F to 70°F, rarely falling below 61°F or exceeding 74°F.
For reference, on April 17, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Chiapa de Corzo typically range from 72°F to 96°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 64°F to 85°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
Terenos, Brazil (3,648 miles away); Izazi, Tanzania (8,930 miles); and Kabugao, Philippines (9,105 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Chiapa de Corzo (view comparison).
The month of March in Chiapa de Corzo experiences increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 26% to 35%.
The clearest day of the month is March 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 74% of the time.
For reference, on June 24, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 92%, while on January 30, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 76%.
Cloud Cover Categories in March
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Chiapa de Corzo, the chance of a wet day over the course of March is essentially constant, remaining around 13% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 85% on September 13, and its lowest chance is 12% on March 15.
Probability of Precipitation in March
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during March in Chiapa de Corzo is essentially constant, remaining about 0.8 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 2.1 inches or falling below 0.1 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 0.7 inches on March 21.
Average Monthly Rainfall in March
Over the course of March in Chiapa de Corzo, the length of the day is gradually increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 28 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 56 seconds, and weekly increase of 6 minutes, 35 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is March 1, with 11 hours, 49 minutes of daylight and the longest day is March 31, with 12 hours, 17 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in March
The latest sunrise of the month in Chiapa de Corzo is 6:29 AM on March 1 and the earliest sunrise is 22 minutes earlier at 6:07 AM on March 31.
The earliest sunset is 6:18 PM on March 1 and the latest sunset is 6 minutes later at 6:24 PM on March 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Chiapa de Corzo 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 6:40 AM and sets 13 hours, 8 minutes later, at 7:47 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:36 AM and sets 11 hours, 8 minutes later, at 5:44 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in March
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Chiapa de Corzo is rapidly increasing during March, rising from 46% to 59% over the course of the month.
For reference, on September 15, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 98% of the time, while on January 15, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 30% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in March
The average hourly wind speed in Chiapa de Corzo is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.3 miles per hour of 7.1 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on January 13, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.4 miles per hour, while on June 21, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.0 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in March
Wind Direction in March
Chiapa de Corzo is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Chiapa de Corzo is essentially constant during March, remaining within 1°F of 83°F throughout.
Average Water Temperature in March
Temperatures in Chiapa de Corzo 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 Chiapa de Corzo are rapidly increasing during March, increasing by 817°F, from 1,408°F to 2,225°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in March
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Chiapa de Corzo is essentially constant during March, remaining within 0.2 kWh of 6.7 kWh throughout.
The highest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during March is 6.9 kWh on March 25.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in March
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Chiapa de Corzo are 16.708 deg latitude, -93.012 deg longitude, and 1,480 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Chiapa de Corzo contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 705 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,407 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (4,587 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (9,324 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Chiapa de Corzo is covered by cropland (93%), within 10 miles by cropland (83%), and within 50 miles by cropland (64%) and trees (28%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Chiapa de Corzo 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Chiapa de Corzo.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Chiapa de Corzo 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 Chiapa de Corzo is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Chiapa de Corzo and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: General Div P A Angel H Corzo Molina (95%, 18 kilometers, west) and Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport (5%, 143 kilometers, north).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .