Muskegon (WZZM) -
Temperatures in March averaged 49.7°F, 14.7°F above average, making it the warmest on record and 16.5°F warmer than last year (33.2°F). Twenty-six days were warmer than average, four were cooler and one was average. The highest temperature occurred on March 20 and 21 with 82°F while the lowest temperature occurred on March 5 with 19°F.
Precipitation was above average last month with 3.39", 1.14" more than usual and 0.22" more than last year (3.17"). There were eight days with measurable precipitation, five less than average (13).
Snowfall in March amounted to 5.6", 3.4" less than usual but 4.8" more than last year (0.8").
There were fourteen clear days - nine more than average (5), ten partly cloudy days - three more than usual (7), and seven cloudy days - twelve fewer than average (19).
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