March weather forecast and climate
Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba

March, the first month of the spring, in Santa Cruz del Norte, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 19.3°C (66.7°F) and an average high of 28.2°C (82.8°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still warm 28.2°C (82.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Santa Cruz del Norte, is 19.3°C (66.7°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 31.1°C (88°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, pregnancy, metabolic differences). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

March and April, with an average relative humidity of 70%, are the least humid months in Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is March when the rain falls for 11.3 days and typically collects 21mm (0.83") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Santa Cruz del Norte, the average seawater temperature is 25.6°C (78.1°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Santa Cruz del Norte is 8.6h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in March in Santa Cruz del Norte?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 28.2°C (82.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 19.3°C (66.7°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 31.1°C (88°F).

What is the least humid month in Santa Cruz del Norte?

Months with the lowest humidity in Santa Cruz del Norte are March and April, with an average relative humidity of 70%.

What is the average humidity in March in Santa Cruz del Norte?

In Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba, the average relative humidity in March is 70%.

How many days does it rain in March in Santa Cruz del Norte?

In Santa Cruz del Norte, in March, it is raining for 11.3 days, with typically 21mm (0.83") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Santa Cruz del Norte?

The month with the least rainfall in Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba, is March when the rain falls for 11.3 days and typically collects 21mm (0.83") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Santa Cruz del Norte?

In March, the average sea temperature in Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba, is 25.6°C (78.1°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

What is the average length of the day in March in Santa Cruz del Norte?

In March, the average length of the day in Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Santa Cruz del Norte have in March?

In Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba, the average sunshine in March is 8.6h.

How high is the UV index in March in Santa Cruz del Norte?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Santa Cruz del Norte is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
  • Average high temperature in March: 28.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (32.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 19.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (24.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18.1°C).

Average pressure in March - Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
  • Average pressure in March: 1017.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1018.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1013.1mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
  • Average wind speed in March: 11.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (11.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (8.5km/h).

Average humidity in March - Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
  • Average humidity in March: 70%

Months with the highest relative humidity are September and October (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are March and April (70%).

Average rainfall in March - Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
  • Average rainfall in March: 21mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (77mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (21mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (10.6 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
  • Average sea temperature in March: 25.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (30.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (24.9°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

Average sunshine days in March - Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
  • Average sunshine days in March: 16.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (16.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (9.8 days).

Average UV index in March - Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
  • Average UV index in March: 6

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in March - Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
  • Average cloud cover in March: 26

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 37).
Months with the least cloud cover are April and July (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in March - Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

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