March weather forecast and climate
Igloolik, Canada

The first month of the spring, March, is also a dangerously cold month in Igloolik, Canada, with average temperature varying between -26.7°C (-16.1°F) and -20.9°C (-5.6°F).

Temperature

In Igloolik, Canada, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a dangerously cold -25.6°C (-14.1°F) in February, to a still life-threatening cold -20.9°C (-5.6°F). In March, the average low-temperature is -26.7°C (-16.1°F).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Igloolik is 94%.

Rainfall

In Igloolik, during March, the rain falls for 1.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 6mm (0.24") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 42.8 rainfall days, and 153mm (6.02") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through June, August through December are months with snowfall. In Igloolik, during March, snow falls for 12.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 36mm (1.42") of snow. Throughout the year, there are 115.5 snowfall days, and 431mm (16.97") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 11.8h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Igloolik is 3.6h.

UV index

January through March, May, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Igloolik. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Igloolik?

In Igloolik, Canada, in March, the average high-temperature is -20.9°C (-5.6°F), and the average low-temperature is -26.7°C (-16.1°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Igloolik?

In March, the average relative humidity is 94%.

How many days does it rain in March in Igloolik?

In Igloolik, during March, the rain falls for 1.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 6mm (0.24") of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Igloolik in March?

In Igloolik, Canada, in March, snow falls for 12.7 days, with typically accumulated 36mm (1.42") of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March in Igloolik?

In Igloolik, Canada, the average length of the day in March is 11.8h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Igloolik?

The average sunshine in March in Igloolik, Canada, is 3.6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Igloolik?

Months with the lowest UV index in Igloolik are January through March, May, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Igloolik?

In Igloolik, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Igloolik, Canada
  • Average high temperature in March: -20.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (7.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-25.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -26.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (4.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-29.3°C).

Average pressure in March - Igloolik, Canada
  • Average pressure in March: 1015.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1016.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (1007.9mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Igloolik, Canada
  • Average wind speed in March: 16.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (21.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is February (15.2km/h).

Average humidity in March - Igloolik, Canada
  • Average humidity in March: 94%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (95%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (74%).

Average rainfall in March - Igloolik, Canada
  • Average rainfall in March: 6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (22mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (3mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Igloolik, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in March: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (9.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (0.3 days).

Average snowfall in March - Igloolik, Canada
  • Average snowfall in March: 36mm

The month with the highest snowfall is October (71mm).
The month with the least snowfall is July (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Igloolik, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in March: 12.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is May (14.1 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.1 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Igloolik, Canada
  • Average daylight in March: 11.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 3.6h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0h).

Average sunshine days in March - Igloolik, Canada
  • Average sunshine days in March: 18.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (20.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (15.6 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are April, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 2).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, May, November and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in March - Igloolik, Canada
  • Average cloud cover in March: 73

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 82).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 44).

Average visibility in March - Igloolik, Canada
  • Average visibility in March: 8km

The month with the highest visibility is July (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and February (7km).