Tampa
Florida, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Tampa, FL

The Hillsborough River flowing under the bridge in Tampa, Florida, with a beautiful skyline above
The Hillsborough River flowing under the bridge in Tampa, Florida, with a beautiful skyline above
The first month of the spring, March, is a warm month in Tampa, Florida, with average temperature ranging between max 75.6°F (24.2°C) and min 59.5°F (15.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a warm 75.6°F (24.2°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 59.5°F (15.3°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 70%.

Rainfall

In Tampa, in March, during 10.1 rainfall days, 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 178.2 rainfall days, and 32.87" (835mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Tampa, the average seawater temperature is 67.6°F (19.8°C).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 67.6°F (19.8°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Tampa, the average sunshine is 8.4h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Tampa?

In Tampa, in March, the average high-temperature is 75.6°F (24.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 59.5°F (15.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Tampa?

In March, the average relative humidity in Tampa, Florida, is 70%.

How many days does it rain in March in Tampa?

In Tampa, Florida, in March, during 10.1 rainfall days, 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in March in Tampa?

In Tampa, in March, the average water temperature is 67.6°F (19.8°C). Swimming in 67.6°F (19.8°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Tampa have in March?

In Tampa, Florida, the average sunshine in March is 8.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Tampa?

In Tampa, the average daily maximum UV index in March 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 - Tampa, FL
  • Average high temperature in March: 24.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (32.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 15.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (26.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11.9°C).

Average humidity in March - Tampa, FL
  • Average humidity in March: 70%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (69%).

Average rainfall in March - Tampa, FL
  • Average rainfall in March: 35mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (144mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (32mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Tampa, FL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (25.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (8.2 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Tampa, FL
  • Average sea temperature in March: 19.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (30.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (18.2°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Tampa, FL
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.4h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

Average UV index in March - Tampa, FL
  • Average UV index in March: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 4).