Gibraltar
Gibraltar
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Gibraltar, Gibraltar

A scenic shot of the Gibraltar Rock in Gibraltar
A scenic shot of the Gibraltar Rock in Gibraltar
The first month of the spring, March, is also an enjoyable month in Gibraltar, Gibraltar, with average temperature ranging between min 12°C (53.6°F) and max 18°C (64.4°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a still comfortable 18°C (64.4°F). In Gibraltar, the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

Rainfall

In March, in Gibraltar, the rain falls for 10 days. Throughout March, 106mm (4.2") of precipitation is accumulated. In Gibraltar, during the entire year, the rain falls for 63.5 days and collects up to 767mm (30.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 15.8°C (60.4°F). Swimming in 15.8°C (60.4°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Gibraltar, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Gibraltar is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Gibraltar?

In Gibraltar, in March, the average high-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

How much does it rain in Gibraltar in March?

In Gibraltar, during March, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 106mm (4.2") of precipitation.

What months are the sea coldest in Gibraltar?

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 15.8°C (60.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Gibraltar, Gibraltar. For swimming, a surface water temperature of 15.8°C (60.4°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the sea water temperature in March in Gibraltar?

In Gibraltar, Gibraltar, in March, the average water temperature is 15.8°C (60.4°F). Swimming in 15.8°C (60.4°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Gibraltar have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Gibraltar?

In March, the average sunshine in Gibraltar is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Gibraltar?

In Gibraltar, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Gibraltar, Gibraltar
  • Average high temperature in March: 18°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 12°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10°C).

Average rainfall in March - Gibraltar, Gibraltar
  • Average rainfall in March: 106mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (152mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (1mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Gibraltar, Gibraltar
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, March and December (10 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.5 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Gibraltar, Gibraltar
  • Average sea temperature in March: 15.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.3°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15.8°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in March - Gibraltar, Gibraltar
  • Average UV index in March: 5

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).