March 2013 was quite different from 2012.The high temperature this March was 61.7 degrees (March 10th). Compare that to 2012 where we saw 10 consecutive days with high temperatures above 70. The average temperature for this past month was just 33.2 degrees. The average temperature for March 2012 was 49.8. There were 5 days where the high temperature did not get above freezing and 26 of the 31 days had low temperatures below 32 degrees. On March 4th, we recorded the lowest temperature of the month at 11.6 degrees.
Leslie Park Golf Course received 0.78 inches of rain. The most on one day was a scant 0.31 inches on the 11th. Only two days recorded more than a tenth of an inch of rain during the month of March.
The highest sustained windspeed was 30 mph, on the 19th. Average windspeed was 4.8 mph.