March weather forecast
Bridgeport, CT

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Bridgeport, is a chilly month, with an average temperature varying between 34°F (1.1°C) and 44.2°F (6.8°C).

Temperature

In Bridgeport, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases from a wintry 38.3°F (3.5°C) in February to a frosty 44.2°F (6.8°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 34°F (1.1°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Bridgeport is 73%.

Rainfall

In Bridgeport, in March, during 13.2 rainfall days, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Bridgeport, there are 170.1 rainfall days, and 37.76" (959mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall. March is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 5.3 days and accumulates 2.8" (71mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In Bridgeport, the average seawater temperature in March is 39.7°F (4.3°C).
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

In March, the average length of the day is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:26 am and sunset at 5:43 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:37 am and sunset at 7:16 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In Bridgeport, Connecticut, the average sunshine in March is 6.3h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Bridgeport are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in March transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Bridgeport?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Bridgeport, is 44.2°F (6.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 34°F (1.1°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Bridgeport?

In March, the average relative humidity in Bridgeport is 73%.

How many days does it rain in March in Bridgeport?

In Bridgeport, during March, the rain falls for 13.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation.

When does it snow the most in Bridgeport?

March is the month with the most snowfall in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Snow falls for 5.3 days and accumulates 2.8" (71mm) of snow.

How much does it snow in Bridgeport in March?

In March, it is snowing for 5.3 days. Throughout March, 2.8" (71mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in March in Bridgeport?

In Bridgeport, Connecticut, the average seawater temperature in March is 39.7°F (4.3°C). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

How many hours of daylight does Bridgeport have in March?

In Bridgeport, the average day length in March is 11h and 58min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Bridgeport?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:26 am and sunset at 5:43 pm EST. On the last day of the month, in Bridgeport, sunrise is at 6:37 am and sunset at 7:16 pm EDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Bridgeport?

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Bridgeport, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Bridgeport?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Bridgeport, Connecticut, is 6.3h.

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

The months with the lowest UV index in Bridgeport are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in March in Bridgeport?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Bridgeport is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average temperature in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average high temperature in March: 44.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 34°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.6°F).

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Average pressure in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average pressure in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average pressure in March: 30.05"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average wind speed in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average wind speed in March: 10.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6.8mph).

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Average humidity in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average humidity in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average humidity in March: 73%

The months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (76%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and November (72%).

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Average rainfall in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average rainfall in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.21").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.48").

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Average rainfall days in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average rainfall days in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.4 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average snowfall in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average snowfall in March: 2.8"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (2.8").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average snowfall days in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average snowfall days in March: 5.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (7.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average sea temperature in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average sea temperature in March: 39.7°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (39°F).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 6min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 16min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average sunshine days in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average sunshine days in March: 13.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.2 days).

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Average UV index in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average UV index in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average cloud cover in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average cloud cover in March: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in March
Bridgeport, CT

Average visibility in March - Bridgeport, CT
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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