Upernavik
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Upernavik, Greenland

Marzo, the first month of the spring, in Upernavik, is still a polar cold month, with average temperature ranging between min -23.2°C (-9.8°F) and max -16.4°C (2.5°F).

Temperature

Marzo is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of -16.4°C (2.5°F) and an average low-temperature of -23.2°C (-9.8°F).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Upernavik, Greenland, is Marzo when the rain falls for 8 days and typically collects 8mm (0.31") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Marzo through Mayo, with an average sea temperature of -1.8°C (28.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Upernavik.
Note: For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Marzo is 11.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 4h.

UV index

Enero through Marzo, Octubre through Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Upernavik. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average 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. 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.

What is the coldest month in Upernavik?

With an average high-temperature of -16.4°C (2.5°F) and an average low-temperature of -23.2°C (-9.8°F), Marzo is the coldest month in Upernavik, Greenland.

What is the temperature in Marzo in Upernavik?

The average high-temperature, in Marzo, in Upernavik, Greenland, is -16.4°C (2.5°F), while the average low-temperature is -23.2°C (-9.8°F).

How many days does it rain in Marzo in Upernavik?

In Upernavik, Greenland, in Marzo, during 8 rainfall days, 8mm (0.31") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Upernavik?

Marzo is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 8 days and accumulates 8mm (0.31") of precipitation.

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

Marzo through Mayo, with an average sea temperature of -1.8°C (28.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Upernavik.

How cold is the water in Marzo in Upernavik?

In Upernavik, Greenland, the average seawater temperature in Marzo is -1.8°C (28.8°F). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

How many hours of daylight does Upernavik have in Marzo?

In Marzo, the average length of the day in Upernavik, Greenland, is 11.7h.

How long on average sun shines in Marzo in Upernavik?

The average sunshine in Marzo in Upernavik, Greenland, is 4h.

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

Enero through Marzo, Octubre through Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Upernavik, Greenland.

What is the UV index intensity in Marzo in Upernavik?

In Upernavik, Greenland, the average daily maximum UV index in Marzo is 0. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Upernavik, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in March: -16.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is March (-16.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -23.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (2.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (-23.2°C).

Average rainfall in March - Upernavik, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in March: 8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (38mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (8mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Upernavik, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (6 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Upernavik, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in March: -1.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (5.2°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are March, April and May (-1.8°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Upernavik, Greenland
  • Average daylight in March: 11.7h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in March - Upernavik, 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).