March weather forecast and climate
Narsarsuaq, Greenland

The first month of the spring, March, is also a subzero cold month in Narsarsuaq, Greenland, with temperature in the range of an average low of -9.5°C (14.9°F) and an average high of -1°C (30.2°F).

Temperature

In Narsarsuaq, the average high-temperature in March is practically the same as in February - a still freezing cold -1°C (30.2°F). In March, the average low-temperature is -9.5°C (14.9°F).

Rainfall

In Narsarsuaq, Greenland, during March, the rain falls for 9.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 37mm (1.46") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 121.8 rainfall days, and 614mm (24.17") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through June, August through December are months with snowfall. In March, in Narsarsuaq, snow falls for 8.6 days. In Narsarsuaq, during the entire year, snow falls for 59.7 days.

Sea temperature

March and April, with an average sea temperature of 0°C (32°F), are months with the coldest seawater.
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 11.9h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Narsarsuaq is 4.4h.

UV index

In Narsarsuaq, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in March interpret into the following advice:
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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in March in Narsarsuaq?

In March, the average high-temperature is -1°C (30.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -9.5°C (14.9°F).

How much does it rain in Narsarsuaq in March?

In Narsarsuaq, in March, it is raining for 9.5 days, with typically 37mm (1.46") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Narsarsuaq?

In Narsarsuaq, during March, snow falls for 8.6 days.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Narsarsuaq?

March and April, with an average sea temperature of 0°C (32°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Narsarsuaq, Greenland.

What is the sea temperature in March in Narsarsuaq?

In Narsarsuaq, Greenland, in March, the average water temperature is 0°C (32°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Narsarsuaq have in March?

In Narsarsuaq, the average length of the day in March is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Narsarsuaq have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Narsarsuaq, Greenland, is 4.4h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Narsarsuaq?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Narsarsuaq is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in March: -1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (14.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-2.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -9.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (6.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-11.1°C).

Average rainfall in March - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in March: 37mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (70mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (33mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (8.2 days).

Average snowfall days in March - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average snowfall days in March: 8.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.3 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in March: 0°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (5°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are March and April (0°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0.6h).

Average UV index in March - Narsarsuaq, Greenland
  • Average UV index in March: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).