Canberra
Australia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Canberra, Australia

View of Kings
View of Kings' Avenue in Canberra, Australia, with a far view of the Australian/American Memorial site
March, the first month of the autumn, in Canberra, is also an agreeable month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 11.2°C (52.2°F) and an average high of 22.8°C (73°F).

Temperature

In Canberra, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a pleasant 22.8°C (73°F). The average low-temperature, in Canberra, is 11.2°C (52.2°F).

Humidity

In Canberra, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 10.6 days. Throughout March, 32mm (1.26") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Canberra, Australia, there are 129.1 rainfall days, and 392mm (15.43") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Canberra, Australia, snow does not fall in January through May, November and December.

Daylight

In Canberra, Australia, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Canberra?

In Canberra, Australia, in March, the average high-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F), and the average low-temperature is 11.2°C (52.2°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Canberra?

The average relative humidity in March in Canberra, Australia, is 72%.

How many days does it rain in March in Canberra?

In Canberra, in March, during 10.6 rainfall days, 32mm (1.26") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Canberra?

January through May, November and December are months without snowfall in Canberra.

How many hours of daylight does Canberra have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Canberra have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Canberra, Australia, is 8.6h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Canberra?

In Canberra, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Canberra, Australia
  • Average high temperature in March: 22.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (28.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (10.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 11.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (14°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (1.3°C).

Average humidity in March - Canberra, Australia
  • Average humidity in March: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (63%).

Average rainfall in March - Canberra, Australia
  • Average rainfall in March: 32mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (45mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (20mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Canberra, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (13.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is May (7.6 days).

Average snowfall in March - Canberra, Australia
  • Average snowfall in March: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is September (11mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are January, February, March, April, May, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Canberra, Australia
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is August (1.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May and December (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Canberra, 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 December (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.1h).

Average UV index in March - Canberra, Australia
  • Average UV index in March: 4

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 2).