Akureyri
Iceland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Akureyri, Iceland

Marzo, the first month of the spring, in Akureyri, is still a cold month, with average temperature varying between 2.1°C (35.8°F) and -4.2°C (24.4°F).

Temperature

In Akureyri, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in Febrero - a still wintry 2.1°C (35.8°F). In Akureyri, Iceland, the average low-temperature is -4.2°C (24.4°F).

Rainfall

In Akureyri, it is raining for 9.8 days, with typically 43.3mm (1.7") of accumulated precipitation. In Akureyri, Iceland, during the entire year, the rain falls for 102.1 days and collects up to 488.9mm (19.25") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Marzo, the average sea temperature is 2.4°C (36.3°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

In Akureyri, the average length of the day in Marzo is 11.8h.

Sunshine

In Marzo, the average sunshine in Akureyri is 2.5h.

UV index

In Marzo, the average daily maximum UV index in Akureyri is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In Marzo, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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 Akureyri?

In Marzo, in Akureyri, the average high-temperature is 2.1°C (35.8°F), and the average low-temperature is -4.2°C (24.4°F).

How many days does it rain in Marzo in Akureyri?

In Marzo, in Akureyri, the rain falls for 9.8 days. Throughout Marzo, 43.3mm (1.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in Marzo in Akureyri?

In Akureyri, the average seawater temperature in Marzo is 2.4°C (36.3°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

How many hours of daylight does Akureyri have in Marzo?

In Akureyri, Iceland, the average length of the day in Marzo is 11.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Akureyri have in Marzo?

In Marzo, the average sunshine in Akureyri, Iceland, is 2.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in Marzo in Akureyri?

In Marzo, the average daily maximum UV index in Akureyri, Iceland, is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average high temperature in March: 2.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (14.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (0.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -4.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (7.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-5.5°C).

Average rainfall in March - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average rainfall in March: 43.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (58mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (19.3mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (11.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is May (4.8 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average sea temperature in March: 2.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (9.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (2.3°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average daylight in March: 11.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 22.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 3.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 2.5h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0h).

Average UV index in March - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average UV index in March: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 0).