Copenhagen
Denmark
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Copenhagen, Denmark

Ships docked in the Nyhavn District harbor of Copenhagen, Denmark, on a sunny morning
Ships docked in the Nyhavn District harbor of Copenhagen, Denmark, on a sunny morning
March, the first month of the spring, in Copenhagen, is still a cold month, with average temperature fluctuating between -0.4°C (31.3°F) and 5.5°C (41.9°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a still cold 5.5°C (41.9°F). The average low-temperature, in Copenhagen, is -0.4°C (31.3°F).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 82%.

Rainfall

In Copenhagen, Denmark, during March, the rain falls for 13.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 35mm (1.4") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Copenhagen, there are 157.4 rainfall days, and 522.6mm (20.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Copenhagen are January through April, October through December.

Sea temperature

In Copenhagen, Denmark, the average seawater temperature in March is 2.4°C (36.3°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Copenhagen, Denmark, is 11.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Copenhagen is 3.8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Copenhagen is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 2 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 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Copenhagen?

In Copenhagen, in March, the average high-temperature is 5.5°C (41.9°F), and the average low-temperature is -0.4°C (31.3°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Copenhagen?

In March, the average relative humidity in Copenhagen, Denmark, is 82%.

How much does it rain in Copenhagen in March?

In Copenhagen, Denmark, in March, it is raining for 13.5 days, with typically 35mm (1.4") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Copenhagen?

In Copenhagen, during March, snow falls for 4.1 days.

How cold is the water in March in Copenhagen?

In March, the average sea temperature is 2.4°C (36.3°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 Copenhagen?

The average length of the day in March is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Copenhagen?

In Copenhagen, Denmark, the average sunshine in March is 3.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Copenhagen?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Average high temperature in March: 5.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (2.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -0.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-1.9°C).

Average humidity in March - Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Average humidity in March: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (86%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May and June (72%).

Average rainfall in March - Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Average rainfall in March: 35mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (58.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (22.7mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are November and December (15.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is May (10.8 days).

Average snowfall days in March - Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Average snowfall days in March: 4.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Average sea temperature in March: 2.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (17.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (2.3°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 3.8h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 8.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.2h).

Average UV index in March - Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 0).