...March 2010 Climate Summary...

March 2010 was fairly close to normal in temperatures and precipitation for much of the region.  The area did receive an early Spring snowstorm on the 20th-21st of the month and a couple of minor severe storms with hail on the 27th.

Winter storm impacts part of the area March 20th-21st

 

 
Springfield
Joplin
West Plains
Vichy
Avg. Max
56.3
58.1
58.6
57.0
Avg. Min
35.1
37.6
36.4
36.9
Avg. Mean
45.7
47.8
47.5
47.0
Depart from Normal
-0.6
-0.4
+2.0
+2.0
Rank
59th warmest/123
37th coolest/81
23rd warmest/62
20th warmest/57
Days of 32 deg F or Lower
0 highs/12 lows
0 highs / 9 lows
0 highs / 8 lows
0 highs / 7 lows
Days of 0 deg F or Lower
0
0
0
0
 
 
 
 
 
Precipitation
3.36
4.29
3.38
2.01
Depart from Normal
-0.45
+0.67
-1.42
-1.50
Rank
50th wettest/123
19th wettest/99
24th driest/62
15th driest/62
 
 
 
 
 
Snow
4.1
5.0
 
 

 


March 2010 Precipitation Departure from Normal

March 2010 Precipitation Departure from Normal


March 2010 Average Temperature Departure from Normal

March 2010 Average Temperature Departure from Normal

List of March 2010 Records
Date
Station
Record
Mar 31st
 
Vichy
High temperature of 84 degrees.

 

Normal Conditions for the Upcoming 3 Months
 Springfield
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
April
67.3
44.0
4.31
0.4
May
75.4
53.7
4.57
0.0
June
84.1
62.3
5.02
0.0
Joplin 
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
April
69.2
46.6
4.36
0.0
May
76.6
55.8
5.12
0.0
June
84.9
64.8
5.43
0.0
 West Plains
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
April
68.8
43.2
4.35
0.2
May
76.3
52.5
4.62
0.0
June
84.0
61.0
4.33
0.0
Vichy
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
April
67.0
45.2
4.20
0.6
May
74.5
54.7
4.47
0.0
June
82.6
63.3
3.81
0.0

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