Variable weather week coming up, warm early, cooler later in week. Some needed showers likely on Tuesday, Thursday, maybe early Friday. Down about two and a half inches since beginning of March.
Looking at April-
It starts out at 57 degrees for the average high, and rises 11 degrees to 68 degrees by the end of the month. The average low starts at 37, and rises 9 degrees to 46 by the end of the month.
The record high is 93, in 1985. The record low is still cold, at 11 degrees back in 1923.
The average precipitation is 3.31".
The wettest March was 7.96" in 1983.
The average snowfall is 0.6", the snowiest was 18" in 1894.
Looking back at March -
March temperatures were above normal, being the fifth warmest, although still over 4 degrees below the record warmest. The average of the highs and lows were 6.3 degrees above normal. The average high was 59.6, the average low was 36.5 degrees.
The highest temperature was 79 on the 10th, the lowest was 24 degrees on the 5th.
Heating degree days were 520, 203 below average. Total is now 3,892, 819 less than average for the season.
Snow was basically non existent, at 0.2 inches.
Rain also way below normal, at only 1.30", 2.07" below normal. Most of that came on the 13th, with 0.71". Big contrast with February, where rainfall was above normal.
Despite the lack of rain, there was only 1 clear day, and 8 cloudy days.
Information from the NWS Harrisburg preliminary monthly data.