Negril
Jamaica
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Negril, Jamaica

Trees and rocks on a beautiful lagoon in Negril, Jamaica, with a clear seascape of the vast waters
Trees and rocks on a beautiful lagoon in Negril, Jamaica, with a clear seascape of the vast waters
March, the first month of the spring, in Negril, is also a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 32°C (89.6°F) and an average low of 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are January through March and December, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout March, 95mm (3.74") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Negril, there are 127 rainfall days, and 1973mm (77.68") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Negril, the average seawater temperature is 27.2°C (81°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In Negril, the average length of the day is 12.1h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are February through April, July and August, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the coldest month in Negril?

January through March and December, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F), are the coldest months.

What is the temperature in March in Negril?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Negril, Jamaica, is 32°C (89.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Negril?

In Negril, during March, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 95mm (3.74") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in March in Negril?

In March, the average sea temperature is 27.2°C (81°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

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

In Negril, Jamaica, the average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Negril?

Months with the most sunshine in Negril, Jamaica, are February through April, July and August, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Negril have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Negril is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Negril?

Months with the highest UV index in Negril are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Negril?

In Negril, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Negril, Jamaica
  • Average high temperature in March: 32°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July, August and September (34°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February, March and December (32°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May, June, July, August, September and October (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (23°C).

Average rainfall in March - Negril, Jamaica
  • Average rainfall in March: 95mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (301mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (58mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Negril, Jamaica
  • Average rainfall days in March: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and March (6 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Negril, Jamaica
  • Average sea temperature in March: 27.2°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (29.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (26.9°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Negril, Jamaica
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

Months with most sunshine are February, March, April, July and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in March - Negril, Jamaica
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 8).