Kingston
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Kingston, Canada

March, the first month of the spring, in Kingston, is a wintry month, with average temperature ranging between max 2.9°C (37.2°F) and min -6.1°C (21°F).

Temperature

In Kingston, the average high-temperature in March increases, from a freezing cold -2.1°C (28.2°F) in February, to a cold 2.9°C (37.2°F). In March, the average low-temperature is -6.1°C (21°F).

Rainfall

In Kingston, Canada, during March, the rain falls for 8.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 41.3mm (1.6") of precipitation. In Kingston, Canada, during the entire year, the rain falls for 123.3 days and collects up to 808.9mm (31.8") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In Kingston, snow falls for 7.3 days, with typically accumulated 254mm (10") of snow. In Kingston, Canada, during the entire year, snow falls for 50.4 days, and aggregates up to 1572mm (61.9") of snow.

Sea temperature

March is the month with the coldest seawater in Kingston, with an average sea temperature of 2°C (35.6°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 Kingston is 12h.

Sunshine

In Kingston, Canada, the average sunshine is 4.7h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Kingston?

In Kingston, Canada, in March, the average high-temperature is 2.9°C (37.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -6.1°C (21°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Kingston?

In Kingston, in March, it is raining for 8.2 days, with typically 41.3mm (1.6") of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Kingston in March?

In Kingston, Canada, in March, snow falls for 7.3 days, with typically accumulated 254mm (10") of snow.

When is the sea coldest in Kingston?

March is the month with the coldest seawater in Kingston, Canada, with an average sea temperature of 2°C (35.6°F).

How cold is the water in March in Kingston?

In Kingston, Canada, the average seawater temperature in March is 2°C (35.6°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

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

The average length of the day in March in Kingston, Canada, is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Kingston?

In March, the average sunshine is 4.7h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Kingston?

In Kingston, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Kingston, Canada
  • Average high temperature in March: 2.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (24.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-3.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -6.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-12°C).

Average rainfall in March - Kingston, Canada
  • Average rainfall in March: 41.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (93.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (29mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Kingston, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (14 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (5.1 days).

Average snowfall in March - Kingston, Canada
  • Average snowfall in March: 254mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (395mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Kingston, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in March: 7.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Kingston, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in March: 2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (21.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (2°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Kingston, Canada
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.4h).

Average UV index in March - Kingston, Canada
  • Average UV index in March: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).