Weather in Des Moines in March 2017

Check the weather in Des Moines in March before you book your next holiday in Iowa. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in March 2017 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall plus sunrise & sunset times for Des Moines, Iowa, United States.

Weather in Des Moines in March

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  • 8°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Des Moines8
    8°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (56% of daylight hours) in March in Des Moines7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 10 days with some rainfall in March in Des Moines10
    10 days with some rainfall
  • -3°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Des Moines-3
    -3°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in March in Des Moines12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in March in Des Moines0
    No heat & humidity
  • 58 mm monthly rainfall in March in Des Moines58
    58 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 4 (Moderate) in March in Des Moines4
    4 (Moderate) UV index

The average maximum daytime temperature in Des Moines in March is a cool 8°C (46°F). There are usually 7 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 56% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 58mm (2.3 inches) of rainfall across the whole of March with 10 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 -3°C (27°F).

Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

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Des Moines sunrise & sunset times for March 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Des Moines in March 2017. Select a month to view Des Moines sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st March 2017 06:49 18:05
Thursday, 2nd March 2017 06:47 18:07
Friday, 3rd March 2017 06:46 18:08
Saturday, 4th March 2017 06:44 18:09
Sunday, 5th March 2017 06:42 18:10
Monday, 6th March 2017 06:41 18:11
Tuesday, 7th March 2017 06:39 18:12
Wednesday, 8th March 2017 06:37 18:13
Thursday, 9th March 2017 06:36 18:15
Friday, 10th March 2017 06:34 18:16
Saturday, 11th March 2017 06:32 18:17
Sunday, 12th March 2017 07:31* 19:18*
Monday, 13th March 2017 07:29 19:19
Tuesday, 14th March 2017 07:27 19:20
Wednesday, 15th March 2017 07:26 19:21
Thursday, 16th March 2017 07:24 19:23
Friday, 17th March 2017 07:22 19:24
Saturday, 18th March 2017 07:21 19:25
Sunday, 19th March 2017 07:19 19:26
Monday, 20th March 2017 07:17 19:27
Tuesday, 21st March 2017 07:16 19:28
Wednesday, 22nd March 2017 07:14 19:29
Thursday, 23rd March 2017 07:12 19:30
Friday, 24th March 2017 07:10 19:31
Saturday, 25th March 2017 07:09 19:33
Sunday, 26th March 2017 07:07 19:34
Monday, 27th March 2017 07:05 19:35
Tuesday, 28th March 2017 07:04 19:36
Wednesday, 29th March 2017 07:02 19:37
Thursday, 30th March 2017 07:00 19:38
Friday, 31st March 2017 06:59 19:39

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