March weather forecast
Victoria, Canada

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a chilly month in Victoria, Canada, with average temperature ranging between max 8.7°C (47.7°F) and min 4.7°C (40.5°F).

Temperature

In Victoria, Canada, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still chilly 8.7°C (47.7°F). In Victoria, Canada, in March, the average low-temperature is 4.7°C (40.5°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Victoria is 80%.

Rainfall

In March, in Victoria, the rain falls for 7.9 days. Throughout March, 8mm (0.31") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 72.5 rainfall days, and 163mm (6.42") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall in Victoria. March is the last month it regularly snows in Victoria. During 0.5 snowfall days, Victoria aggregates 1mm (0.04") of snow. In Victoria, Canada, during the entire year, snow falls for 6.8 days, and aggregates up to 93mm (3.66") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Victoria, in March, the average water temperature is 7.7°C (45.9°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Victoria is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Victoria is 6.8h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Victoria?

In Victoria, Canada, the average relative humidity in March is 80%.

How many days does it rain in March in Victoria?

In Victoria, in March, it is raining for 7.9 days, with typically 8mm (0.31") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Victoria?

March is the last month it regularly snows in Victoria. During 0.5 snowfall days, in March, Victoria aggregates 1mm (0.04") of snow.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Victoria?

In Victoria, Canada, the average seawater temperature in March is 7.7°C (45.9°F). Swimming in 7.7°C (45.9°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

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

In Victoria, Canada, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Victoria have in March?

In Victoria, Canada, the average sunshine in March is 6.8h.

How high is the UV index in March in Victoria?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Victoria, Canada

Average temperature in March - Victoria, Canada
  • Average high temperature in March: 8.7°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (20.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 4.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (3.3°C).

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Average pressure in March
Victoria, Canada

Average pressure in March - Victoria, Canada
  • Average pressure in March: 1015.7mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and July (1017.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is March (1015.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Victoria, Canada

Average wind speed in March - Victoria, Canada
  • Average wind speed in March: 10.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is November (11.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.9km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Victoria, Canada

Average humidity in March - Victoria, Canada
  • Average humidity in March: 80%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (73%).

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Average rainfall in March
Victoria, Canada

Average rainfall in March - Victoria, Canada
  • Average rainfall in March: 8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (37mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (3mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Victoria, Canada

Average rainfall days in March - Victoria, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (8.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (2.3 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Victoria, Canada

Average snowfall in March - Victoria, Canada
  • Average snowfall in March: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (53mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in March
Victoria, Canada

Average snowfall days in March - Victoria, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Victoria, Canada

Average sea temperature in March - Victoria, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in March: 7.7°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (11.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.3°C).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Victoria, Canada

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4.5).

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Average sunshine days in March
Victoria, Canada

Average sunshine days in March - Victoria, Canada
  • Average sunshine days in March: 21.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (28.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (17.4 days).

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Average UV index in March
Victoria, Canada

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Victoria, Canada

Average cloud cover in March - Victoria, Canada
  • Average cloud cover in March: 49

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 53).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 20).

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Average visibility in March
Victoria, Canada

Average visibility in March - Victoria, Canada
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February and November (9km).

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