Adelaide
Australia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Adelaide, Australia

March, the first month of the autumn, in Adelaide, is still a warm month, with average temperature varying between 26.4°C (79.5°F) and 15.3°C (59.5°F).

Temperature

In Adelaide, the average high-temperature in March marginally drops, from 29.4°C (84.9°F) in February, to a still moderately hot 26.4°C (79.5°F). The average low-temperature, in Adelaide, is 15.3°C (59.5°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 41%.

Rainfall

In Adelaide, during March, the rain falls for 5.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 27.2mm (1.1") of precipitation. In Adelaide, during the entire year, the rain falls for 120.5 days and collects up to 543.9mm (21.4") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In March, the average sea temperature in Adelaide, Australia, is 19°C (66.2°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 19°C (66.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In Adelaide, the average length of the day in March is 12.3h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 8.6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 8 interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in March in Adelaide?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 26.4°C (79.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Adelaide?

The average relative humidity in March is 41%.

How much does it rain in Adelaide in March?

In Adelaide, in March, during 5.8 rainfall days, 27.2mm (1.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Adelaide?

In Adelaide, Australia, the average seawater temperature in March is 19°C (66.2°F). Swimming in 19°C (66.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Adelaide have in March?

In March, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Adelaide?

In March, the average sunshine in Adelaide is 8.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Adelaide?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Adelaide is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Adelaide, Australia
  • Average high temperature in March: 26.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (29.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (15.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 15.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (17.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (7.5°C).

Average humidity in March - Adelaide, Australia
  • Average humidity in March: 41%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (61%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (36%).

Average rainfall in March - Adelaide, Australia
  • Average rainfall in March: 27.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (79.3mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (13.5mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Adelaide, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (3.6 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Adelaide, Australia
  • Average sea temperature in March: 19°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (20°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (15°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Adelaide, Australia
  • Average daylight in March: 12.3h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.6h

The month with most sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

Average UV index in March - Adelaide, Australia
  • Average UV index in March: 8

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 2).