English Harbour
Antigua and Barbuda
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda

The first month of the spring, March, is still a warm month in English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29°C (84.2°F) and an average low of 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still moderately hot 29°C (84.2°F). In March, in English Harbour, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In English Harbour, in March, during 13 rainfall days, 40mm (1.57") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In English Harbour, during the entire year, the rain falls for 188 days and collects up to 1040mm (40.94") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are January through April, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In English Harbour, the average length of the day is 12.1h.

Sunshine

January through August, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in English Harbour.

UV index

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in March in English Harbour?

In March, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in English Harbour in March?

In English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda, in March, during 13 rainfall days, 40mm (1.57") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in English Harbour?

January through April, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater.

How warm is the water in March in English Harbour?

In English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda, in March, the average water temperature is 26°C (78.8°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does English Harbour have in March?

The average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in English Harbour?

January through August, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda.

How many hours of sunshine does English Harbour have in March?

In English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda, the average sunshine in March is 8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in English Harbour?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda.

What is the UV index reading in March in English Harbour?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in English Harbour is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda
  • Average high temperature in March: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July, August and September (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, July, August and September (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and March (22°C).

Average rainfall in March - English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda
  • Average rainfall in March: 40mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (140mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (37mm).

Average rainfall days in March - English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (20 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (12 days).

Average sea temperature in March - English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda
  • Average sea temperature in March: 26°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (26°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, March, April, May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in March - English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 8).