Petoskey
Michigan, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Petoskey, MI

A sweet bird
A sweet bird's eye view of the scenic Petoskey, Michigan, the sea outback, and dramatic cloudy skies in the fall
March, the first month of the spring, in Petoskey, is a wintry month, with average temperature ranging between max 34.3°F (1.3°C) and min 23.9°F (-4.5°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases, from a freezing cold 25.3°F (-3.7°C) in February, to a wintry 34.3°F (1.3°C). In March, in Petoskey, the average low-temperature is 23.9°F (-4.5°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 84%.

Rainfall

In Petoskey, it is raining for 9.3 days, with typically 1.65" (42mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Petoskey, Michigan, during the entire year, the rain falls for 129.6 days and collects up to 23.43" (595mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In March, in Petoskey, it is snowing for 11.3 days. Throughout March, 3.58" (91mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Petoskey, there are 89.7 snowfall days, and 33.62" (854mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Petoskey, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In Petoskey, the average sunshine is 4.7h.

UV index

In Petoskey, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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 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.

What is the temperature in March in Petoskey?

In Petoskey, in March, the average high-temperature is 34.3°F (1.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 23.9°F (-4.5°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Petoskey?

In Petoskey, Michigan, the average relative humidity in March is 84%.

How much does it rain in Petoskey in March?

In Petoskey, in March, during 9.3 rainfall days, 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Petoskey in March?

In March, it is snowing for 11.3 days. Throughout March, 3.58" (91mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in March in Petoskey?

In Petoskey, Michigan, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Petoskey?

The average sunshine in March in Petoskey, Michigan, is 4.7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Petoskey?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Petoskey, Michigan, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Petoskey, MI
  • Average high temperature in March: 1.3°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (22.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-3.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -4.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (14.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-8.5°C).

Average humidity in March - Petoskey, MI
  • Average humidity in March: 84%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (74%).

Average rainfall in March - Petoskey, MI
  • Average rainfall in March: 42mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (70mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (34mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Petoskey, MI
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (3.7 days).

Average snowfall in March - Petoskey, MI
  • Average snowfall in March: 91mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (209mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Petoskey, MI
  • Average snowfall days in March: 11.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (21.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Petoskey, MI
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 1.4h).

Average UV index in March - Petoskey, MI
  • Average UV index in March: 2

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