Detroit Weather In March
In the last 52 years the highest measured temperature in Detroit Michigan for March was 81 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently measured on March 27, 2007, while the normal high temperature is 45. The lowest documented temperature for Detroit for the past 52 years in March was -4 registered on March 3, 2003, and the standard low recorded daily temperature is 28.
United States National Weather Service historical Detroit March weather data indicates that on March 1, 1962, the measured high temperature did not exceed 13 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Detroit in the past 52 years. Weather Service records also indicate that on March 30, 1998, the low temperature for the day was not measured below 60 degrees, the highest low measured in Detroit in the last 52 years.
NWS data indicates that the daily high temperature in Detroit on March First averages 39 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the last day of March averages 52 degrees. The low temperature in Detroit in March on the first day of the month averages 23 degrees and the low temperature on the last day of the month averages 33 degrees.
Detroit typically receives an average of 2.52 inches of precipitation during the month. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by March Detroit Weather data, was 1.69 inches on March 28, 1985. Detroit receives an average of 6.9 inches of snow in March. The highest snowfall on a single day in March was 8.4 inches on March 17, 1973.