Big Delta March 2013

In Delta Junction the mean monthly temperature was 12.6°F, 1.5°F below the normal value. The warmest observed temperature for the month was 43°F which was recorded on the 7th and 8th of the month, a time period of strong southerly flow. During a colder period at the end of the month, the lowest temperature was observed on the 27th, a chilly -22°F.

Precipitation was only slightly below normal, with 0.17" water-equivalent, 94% of the expected value. For the most part, only trace amounts were observed, with a small 0.06" recorded on the 24th, being the greatest daily amount of precipitation observed for the month.