Weather in Chicago in March 2018

Check the weather in Chicago in March based on long-term weather averages before you book your next holiday to Illinois in 2018. Expect daytime temperatures to reach 8°C with on average 6 hours of sunshine per day in Chicago in March.

Weather in Chicago in March

  • 8°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Chicago8
    8°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day (50% of daylight hours) in March in Chicago6
    6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 13 days with some rainfall in March in Chicago13
    13 days with some rainfall
  • -2°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Chicago-2
    -2°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in March in Chicago12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in March in Chicago0
    No heat & humidity
  • 67 mm monthly rainfall in March in Chicago67
    67 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 4 (Moderate) in March in Chicago4
    4 (Moderate) UV index
  • 3°C sea temperature in March in Chicago3
    3°C sea temperature

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More about Chicago weather in March

The average maximum daytime temperature in Chicago in March is a cool 8°C (46°F). There are usually 6 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 50% of the 12 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around Chicago in March is 3°C (37°F).

Expect 67mm (2.6 inches) of rainfall across the whole of March with 13 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be moderate (4 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a very cold -2°C (28°F). The weather in Chicago in March is represented by Chicago.

Chicago sunrise & sunset times for March 2018

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Chicago in March 2018. Select a month to view Chicago sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st March 2018 06:25 17:41
Friday, 2nd March 2018 06:24 17:42
Saturday, 3rd March 2018 06:22 17:43
Sunday, 4th March 2018 06:21 17:44
Monday, 5th March 2018 06:19 17:46
Tuesday, 6th March 2018 06:17 17:47
Wednesday, 7th March 2018 06:16 17:48
Thursday, 8th March 2018 06:14 17:49
Friday, 9th March 2018 06:12 17:50
Saturday, 10th March 2018 06:11 17:51
Sunday, 11th March 2018 07:09* 18:53*
Monday, 12th March 2018 07:07 18:54
Tuesday, 13th March 2018 07:06 18:55
Wednesday, 14th March 2018 07:04 18:56
Thursday, 15th March 2018 07:02 18:57
Friday, 16th March 2018 07:01 18:58
Saturday, 17th March 2018 06:59 18:59
Sunday, 18th March 2018 06:57 19:01
Monday, 19th March 2018 06:55 19:02
Tuesday, 20th March 2018 06:54 19:03
Wednesday, 21st March 2018 06:52 19:04
Thursday, 22nd March 2018 06:50 19:05
Friday, 23rd March 2018 06:49 19:06
Saturday, 24th March 2018 06:47 19:07
Sunday, 25th March 2018 06:45 19:08
Monday, 26th March 2018 06:44 19:09
Tuesday, 27th March 2018 06:42 19:11
Wednesday, 28th March 2018 06:40 19:12
Thursday, 29th March 2018 06:38 19:13
Friday, 30th March 2018 06:37 19:14
Saturday, 31st March 2018 06:35 19:15

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