Cartwright
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Cartwright, Canada

The first month of the spring, March, is still a freezing cold month in Cartwright, Canada, with average temperature varying between -5.1°C (22.8°F) and 0°C (32°F).

Temperature

In Cartwright, the average high-temperature in March marginally rises, from -9.3°C (15.3°F) in February, to a still subzero cold -5.1°C (22.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Cartwright, is 0°C (32°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Cartwright is 90%.

Rainfall

In March, in Cartwright, the rain falls for 3.4 days. Throughout March, 45mm (1.77") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 114.7 rainfall days, and 679mm (26.73") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Cartwright are January through June, September through December. In March, it is snowing for 14.8 days. Throughout March, 150mm (5.91") of snow is accumulated. In Cartwright, during the entire year, snow falls for 97.9 days, and aggregates up to 1017mm (40.04") of snow.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are January through April, with an average sea temperature of -1°C (30.2°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Cartwright is 11.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 3.4h.

UV index

January through April, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Cartwright. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in March in Cartwright?

The average high-temperature, in March, is -5.1°C (22.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 0°C (32°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Cartwright?

In March, the average relative humidity in Cartwright, Canada, is 90%.

How many days does it rain in March in Cartwright?

In Cartwright, in March, during 3.4 rainfall days, 45mm (1.77") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Cartwright in March?

In Cartwright, Canada, during March, snow falls for 14.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 150mm (5.91") of snow.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Cartwright?

January through April, with an average sea temperature of -1°C (30.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Cartwright, Canada.

How cold is the water in March in Cartwright?

In March, the average sea temperature in Cartwright is -1°C (30.2°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

How many hours of daylight does Cartwright have in March?

In Cartwright, the average length of the day in March is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cartwright have in March?

In Cartwright, the average sunshine in March is 3.4h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Cartwright?

January through April, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Cartwright, Canada.

What is the UV index reading in March in Cartwright?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Cartwright, Canada, is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average high temperature in March: -5.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (16.4°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (-9.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 0°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0°C).

Average humidity in March - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average humidity in March: 90%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (76%).

Average rainfall in March - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average rainfall in March: 45mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (82mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (40mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in March: 3.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (1.7 days).

Average snowfall in March - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average snowfall in March: 150mm

The month with the highest snowfall is November (170mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in March: 14.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (15.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in March: -1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (-1°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 3.4h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.8h).
The month with least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3h).

Average UV index in March - Cartwright, Canada
  • Average UV index in March: 1

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March and April (UV index 1).