March weather forecast
Melrose Park, IL

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a frosty month in Melrose Park, Illinois, with an average temperature varying between 32.2°F (0.1°C) and 43.2°F (6.2°C).

Temperature

In Melrose Park, the average high-temperature in March increases from a wintry 32.4°F (0.2°C) in February to a chilly 43.2°F (6.2°C). In March, in Melrose Park, the average low-temperature is 32.2°F (0.1°C).

Humidity

In Melrose Park, the average relative humidity in March is 76%.

Rainfall

In Melrose Park, during March, the rain falls for 11.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.01" (51mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 157.8 rainfall days, and 33.7" (856mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Melrose Park. In Melrose Park, in March, snow falls for 5.8 days, with typically accumulated 1.26" (32mm) of snow. In Melrose Park, during the entire year, snow falls for 40.3 days and aggregates up to 16.81" (427mm) of snow.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Melrose Park is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 5:41 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 7:15 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 6.1h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in March transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Melrose Park?

In March, the average relative humidity in Melrose Park, Illinois, is 76%.

How many days does it rain in March in Melrose Park?

In March, in Melrose Park, Illinois, the rain falls for 11.9 days. Throughout March, 2.01" (51mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Melrose Park in March?

In Melrose Park, in March, snow falls for 5.8 days, with typically accumulated 1.26" (32mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Melrose Park have in March?

In March, the average day length in Melrose Park, Illinois, is 11h and 58min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Melrose Park?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 5:41 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 7:15 pm CDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Melrose Park?

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Melrose Park, Illinois, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Melrose Park have in March?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Melrose Park is 6.1h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Melrose Park?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average temperature in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average high temperature in March: 43.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 32.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.4°F).

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Average pressure in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average pressure in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average wind speed in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average wind speed in March: 10.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7mph).

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Average humidity in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average humidity in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average humidity in March: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average rainfall in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.01"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.49").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (1.57").

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Average rainfall days in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average rainfall days in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.1 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average snowfall in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.26"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.69").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average snowfall days in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average snowfall days in March: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 11min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 11min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average sunshine days in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 13.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (16.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.9 days).

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Average UV index in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average UV index in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average cloud cover in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average cloud cover in March: 50

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 61).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in March
Melrose Park, IL

Average visibility in March - Melrose Park, IL
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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