Springfield Weather In March
The record high March temperature in Springfield Illinois for the last 63 years was 87 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently encountered on March 7, 1974, while the mean high temperature is 51. The lowest documented temperature for Springfield for the past 63 years in March was -2 most recently encountered on March 4, 2002, while the normal low measured temperature is 32.
According to National Weather Service historical Springfield March Weather data, on March 3, 2002, the high temperature did not exceed 18 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Springfield in the past 63 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on March 30, 1963, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 65 degrees, the highest low measured in Springfield in the last 63 years.
Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Springfield on March First is 52 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of March is 63 degrees. The average daily low temperature in Springfield on March First is 30 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of March is 38 degrees.
Springfield normally receives an average of 3.15 inches of rain during March. According to March Springfield Weather records, the most rain measured in a single day in March was 2.87 inches on March 5, 1961. Springfield receives an average of 3.7 inches of snow in March. The highest snowfall on a single day in March was 15.7 inches on March 16, 1970.