March weather forecast and climate
Fort Atkinson, IA

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Fort Atkinson, is a wintry month, with average temperature fluctuating between 26.8°F (-2.9°C) and 41°F (5°C).

Temperature

In Fort Atkinson, the average high-temperature significantly increases, from a freezing cold 26.1°F (-3.3°C) in February, to a wintry 41°F (5°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 26.8°F (-2.9°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Fort Atkinson is 81%.

Rainfall

In Fort Atkinson, in March, it is raining for 10.7 days, with typically 1.81" (46mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Fort Atkinson, during the entire year, the rain falls for 149 days and collects up to 30.59" (777mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Fort Atkinson, snow falls for 8.8 days, with typically accumulated 2.95" (75mm) of snow. In Fort Atkinson, during the entire year, snow falls for 60.9 days, and aggregates up to 24.37" (619mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Fort Atkinson, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In Fort Atkinson, Iowa, the average sunshine in March is 5.8h.

UV index

In Fort Atkinson, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in March interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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 Fort Atkinson?

In Fort Atkinson, the average relative humidity in March is 81%.

How many days does it rain in March in Fort Atkinson?

In March, in Fort Atkinson, the rain falls for 10.7 days. Throughout March, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Fort Atkinson?

In Fort Atkinson, Iowa, in March, snow falls for 8.8 days, with typically accumulated 2.95" (75mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Fort Atkinson have in March?

In Fort Atkinson, Iowa, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Fort Atkinson?

In March, the average sunshine in Fort Atkinson, Iowa, is 5.8h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Fort Atkinson?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average temperature in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average high temperature in March: 5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (25.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-5.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -2.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-12.4°C).

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Average pressure in March
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average pressure in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average pressure in March: 1018.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1020.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1012.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average wind speed in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average wind speed in March: 16km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (16.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (11.3km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average humidity in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average humidity in March: 81%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (76%).

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Average rainfall in March
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average rainfall in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average rainfall in March: 46mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (128mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (28mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average rainfall days in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and June (20.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (4.4 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average snowfall in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average snowfall in March: 75mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (152mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in March
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average snowfall days in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average snowfall days in March: 8.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (14.3 days).
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
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.8h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.5h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average sunshine days in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average sunshine days in March: 13 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (7.1 days).

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Average UV index in March
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average UV index in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average UV index in March: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average cloud cover in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average cloud cover in March: 54

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 64).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in March
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average visibility in March - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average visibility in March: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, August, September, October and November (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, July and December (8km).

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