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March Weather Summary

March was a cold, but relatively dry month.
March was a cold month, but there were enough mild days mixed in to prevent it from finishing as one of our coldest.

Here is how it ranks compared to other Marches. (Based on Altoona)

- 17th coldest with an average temperature of 33°.
        Coldest was 1960 (25.5°).

- 12th driest with 2.02" of precipitation.
        Driest was 2006. (.83")

- 12th least snowy with 1.5" if snow.
        Snowiest was 1958. (33.5")


Here are the numbers:


Mar 2014

Date

High

Low

Avg

HDD

CDD

GDD

Avg

Avg

Avg

Avg

Avg

Total

Snow

Snow Cover

Temp.

Temp.

Temp.

Dewpoint

RH

Wind Speed

Wind Dir

Press

Precip

3/1

35

14

24.5

40.5

0

0

10

53

4

150

1021

0

 

2

3/2

40

23

31.5

33.5

0

0

25

75

7

244

1017

Trace

T

2

3/3

23

9

16

49

0

0

-2

47

9

295

1022

0

0

2

3/4

31

6

18.5

46.5

0

0

3

50

3

112

1023

0

0

1

3/5

35

17

26

39

0

0

9

49

6

148

1023

0

0

1

3/6

30

11

20.5

44.5

0

0

9

60

8

97

1029

0

0

1

3/7

40

23

31.5

33.5

0

0

21

69

2

77

1019

0

0

1

3/8

48

24

36

29

0

0

30

80

6

199

1013

0.02

0

T

3/9

36

25

30.5

34.5

0

0

20

63

11

291

1017

T

0

T

3/10

54

35

44.5

20.5

0

0

29

56

11

242

1007

0

0

T

3/11

64

44

54

11

0

0

38

57

8

203

1004

0

0

 

3/12

55

19

37

28

0

0

34

82

11

172

994.5

0.65

0

 

3/13

25

8

16.5

48.5

0

0

4

54

18

294

1011

0

0

 

3/14

57

23

40

25

0

0

21

44

13

207

1014

0

0

 

3/15

52

32

42

23

0

0

30

57

17

284

1012

0

0

 

3/16

33

22

27.5

37.5

0

0

13

54

8

140

1020

Trace

T

 

3/17

30

20

25

40

0

0

16

69

6

112

1015

0.02

0.5

 

3/18

42

27

34.5

30.5

0

0

21

61

7

169

1019

Trace

T

 

3/19

40

34

37

28

0

0

31

82

9

168

1016

Trace

 

 

3/20

46

36

41

24

0

0

29

67

16

274

1012

Trace

T

 

3/21

47

28

37.5

27.5

0

0

25

62

7

235

1016

0

 

 

3/22

56

34

45

20

0

0

31

54

12

265

1012

0

 

 

3/23

37

18

27.5

37.5

0

0

17

54

12

302

1018

0

 

 

3/24

32

15

23.5

41.5

0

0

5

48

9

287

1021

0

 

 

3/25

35

21

28

37

0

0

18

69

3

91

1013

Trace

T

 

3/26

28

17

22.5

42.5

0

0

8

53

16

301

1019

Trace

T

 

3/27

45

16

30.5

34.5

0

0

14

49

8

147

1023

0

 

 

3/28

64

41

52.5

12.5

0

0

37

61

11

210

1015

0.07

 

 

3/29

46

35

40.5

24.5

0

0

39

91

7

58

1014

0.95

 

 

3/30

43

34

38.5

26.5

0

0

33

86

14

306

1008

0.31

1

 

3/31

60

34

47

18

0

0

27

34

10

249

1018

 

 

 

 

42.226

24.032

33.129

988

0

0

20.806

60.968

9.322581

204.16129

1015.6

2.02

1.5

10 days

 

Climo. Averages            Actual:

Ave High: 46.               Ave High: 42.2 (-4.3)

Ave Low: 28.1              Ave Low: 24.0 (-4.1)

Ave Temp:  37.3           Ave Temp: 33.1 (-4.2)

Precip Month: 3.07”      Month Precip: 2.02” (-1.05”)

Precip To Year: 7.28”     Precip to Year: 5.99” (-1.29”)

Month Snow: 7.1”         Month Snow: 1.5” (-5.6”)

Season Snow: 37.7”      Season Snow: 60.7” (+23”)

Year Snow:  29.4”         Snow to Year: 39.9” (+10.5”)


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