Qaqortoq
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Qaqortoq, Greenland

March, the first month of the spring, in Qaqortoq, is still a freezing cold month, with average temperature varying between -1°C (30.2°F) and -8.4°C (16.9°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a still subzero cold -1°C (30.2°F). In Qaqortoq, in March, the average low-temperature is -8.4°C (16.9°F).

Rainfall

In Qaqortoq, Greenland, in March, 57mm (2.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, 857mm (33.7") of rain is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Qaqortoq, Greenland, the average seawater temperature is -0.9°C (30.4°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

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

What is the temperature in March in Qaqortoq?

In Qaqortoq, Greenland, in March, the average high-temperature is -1°C (30.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -8.4°C (16.9°F).

How much does it rain in Qaqortoq in March?

Throughout March, in Qaqortoq, Greenland, 57mm (2.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in March in Qaqortoq?

In Qaqortoq, the average seawater temperature in March is -0.9°C (30.4°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 March in Qaqortoq?

In Qaqortoq, Greenland, the average length of the day in March is 11.9h.
Average temperature in March - Qaqortoq, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in March: -1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (11.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-2.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -8.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (3.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-9.2°C).

Average rainfall in March - Qaqortoq, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in March: 57mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (97mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (51mm).

Average sea temperature in March - Qaqortoq, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in March: -0.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (2.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (-1.1°C).

Average daylight in March - Qaqortoq, Greenland
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.8h).