Qaanaaq
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Qaanaaq, Greenland

The first month of the spring, Marzo, is still a life-threatening cold month in Qaanaaq, Greenland, with average temperature fluctuating between -20.1°C (-4.2°F) and -27.8°C (-18°F).

Temperature

In Qaanaaq, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in Febrero - a still dangerously cold -20.1°C (-4.2°F). The average low-temperature, in Marzo, is -27.8°C (-18°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Marzo is 63%.

Rainfall

Marzo is the month with the least rainfall in Qaanaaq. Rain falls for 1 days and accumulates 4mm (0.16") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are Enero through Abril and Diciembre, with an average sea temperature of -2°C (28.4°F).
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 Marzo, the average length of the day in Qaanaaq is 11.6h.

Sunshine

In Marzo, the average sunshine in Qaanaaq, Greenland, is 4.8h.

UV index

Enero through Marzo, Octubre through Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Qaanaaq. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In Marzo, the average maximum UV index of 0 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Marzo in Qaanaaq?

In Qaanaaq, in Marzo, the average high-temperature is -20.1°C (-4.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -27.8°C (-18°F).

What is the average humidity in Marzo in Qaanaaq?

In Qaanaaq, the average relative humidity in Marzo is 63%.

How many days does it rain in Marzo in Qaanaaq?

In Qaanaaq, Greenland, in Marzo, it is raining for 1 days, with typically 4mm (0.16") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Qaanaaq?

The month with the least rainfall is Marzo when the rain falls for 1 days and typically collects 4mm (0.16") of precipitation.

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

Enero through Abril and Diciembre, with an average sea temperature of -2°C (28.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Qaanaaq, Greenland.

What is the water temperature in Marzo in Qaanaaq?

In Qaanaaq, in Marzo, the average water temperature is -2°C (28.4°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.

What is the average length of the day in Marzo in Qaanaaq?

In Qaanaaq, the average length of the day in Marzo is 11.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Qaanaaq have in Marzo?

The average sunshine in Marzo is 4.8h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Qaanaaq?

Months with the lowest UV index in Qaanaaq are Enero through Marzo, Octubre through Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

What is the UV index reading in Marzo in Qaanaaq?

In Marzo, the average daily maximum UV index in Qaanaaq, Greenland, is 0. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in March: -20.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (7.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-20.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -27.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (2.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-28.4°C).

Average humidity in March - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average humidity in March: 63%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (72%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (62%).

Average rainfall in March - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in March: 4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (24mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (4mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in March: 1 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July, August and September (4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is March (1 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in March: -2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (2°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April and December (-2°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average daylight in March: 11.6h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 24h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.8h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in March - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average UV index in March: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 0).