Budapest
Hungary
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Budapest, Hungary

A scenic aerial view of the majestic Buda Castle Royal Palace in Budapest, Hungary, with a view of the Szecheny Chain Bridge and the rest of the vast city
A scenic aerial view of the majestic Buda Castle Royal Palace in Budapest, Hungary, with a view of the Szecheny Chain Bridge and the rest of the vast city
March welcomes the end of winter in Budapest. The city wakes to heat and colorful events, festivals, and performance as the winter cold fades. Expect to have pleasant days as temperatures go up rapidly with an increase in daylight hours of 9 per day. Daytime temperatures are between 7°C (44.6°F) and 14°C (57.2°F), while nights can drop to a freezing -1°C (30.2°F).
Unlike the previous months where precipitation is overshadowed by snow, rain dominates March. Rainfall stands at an average of 40.6mm (1.6") in this month.
There may be short cold breathing of winterizing conditions with snow and frost at the onset of this month, but this cannot hold one from seeing the city's major attraction - Buda Castle Hill and taking part in the vibrant spring festival.

What is the temperature in March in Budapest?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Budapest, Hungary, is 10.6°C (51.1°F), while the average low-temperature is 3.5°C (38.3°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Budapest?

The average relative humidity in March in Budapest, Hungary, is 66%.

How much does it rain in Budapest in March?

In March, in Budapest, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout March, 30mm (1.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in March in Budapest?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Budapest?

In Budapest, Hungary, the average sunshine in March is 4.4h.

How high is the UV index in March in Budapest?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Budapest is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Budapest, Hungary
  • Average high temperature in March: 10.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (26.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (2.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 3.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1.6°C).

Average humidity in March - Budapest, Hungary
  • Average humidity in March: 66%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and July (59%).

Average rainfall in March - Budapest, Hungary
  • Average rainfall in March: 30mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (63mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (29mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Budapest, Hungary
  • Average rainfall days in March: 6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and June (8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September and October (5 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Budapest, Hungary
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.7h).

Average UV index in March - Budapest, Hungary
  • Average UV index in March: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).