Ventspils
Latvia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Ventspils, Latvia

The first month of the spring, March, is a cold month in Ventspils, Latvia, with average temperature fluctuating between -3°C (26.6°F) and 2°C (35.6°F).

Temperature

In Ventspils, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a subzero cold -1°C (30.2°F) in February, to a cold 2°C (35.6°F). The average low-temperature, in March, is -3°C (26.6°F).

Rainfall

In Ventspils, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 38mm (1.5") of accumulated precipitation. In Ventspils, during the entire year, the rain falls for 179 days and collects up to 677mm (26.7") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

March is the month with the coldest seawater in Ventspils, Latvia, with an average sea temperature of 1.2°C (34.2°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

In Ventspils, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In Ventspils, Latvia, the average sunshine in March is 4h.

UV index

In Ventspils, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 2 in March transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in March in Ventspils?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 2°C (35.6°F), while the average low-temperature is -3°C (26.6°F).

How much does it rain in Ventspils in March?

In Ventspils, Latvia, in March, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 38mm (1.5") of accumulated precipitation.

What month is the sea coldest in Ventspils?

The month with the coldest seawater in Ventspils is March, with an average sea temperature of 1.2°C (34.2°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 cold is the water in March in Ventspils?

In Ventspils, Latvia, in March, the average water temperature is 1.2°C (34.2°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 Ventspils?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Ventspils?

In Ventspils, the average sunshine in March is 4h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Ventspils?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Ventspils, Latvia, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Ventspils, Latvia
  • Average high temperature in March: 2°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (19°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-1°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -3°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (13°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (-5°C).

Average rainfall in March - Ventspils, Latvia
  • Average rainfall in March: 38mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (84mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (31mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Ventspils, Latvia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 15 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are November and December (20 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is May (10 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Ventspils, Latvia
  • Average sea temperature in March: 1.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (18.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (1.2°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Ventspils, Latvia
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 1).

Average UV index in March - Ventspils, Latvia
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).