March weather forecast
Ogunquit, ME

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is also a wintry month in Ogunquit, Maine, with an average temperature varying between 39.4°F (4.1°C) and 27.7°F (-2.4°C).

Temperature

In Ogunquit, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases from 32.7°F (0.4°C) in February to a still cold 39.4°F (4.1°C). In Ogunquit, in March, the average low-temperature is 27.7°F (-2.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 79%.

Rainfall

In Ogunquit, during March, the rain falls for 10.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.14" (29mm) of precipitation. In Ogunquit, during the entire year, the rain falls for 127.9 days and collects up to 17.28" (439mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, November and December are months with snowfall. In Ogunquit, in March, snow falls for 5.4 days, with typically accumulated 1.1" (28mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 29.4 snowfall days, and 8.78" (223mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

March is the month with the coldest seawater in Ogunquit, with an average ocean temperature of 38.5°F (3.6°C).
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

In Ogunquit, the average length of the day in March is 11h and 58min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:18 am and sunset at 5:31 pm EST. On the last day of March, in Ogunquit, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 7:07 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 5.9h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in March transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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 the 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Ogunquit?

In March, the average relative humidity in Ogunquit is 79%.

How much does it rain in Ogunquit in March?

In Ogunquit, during March, the rain falls for 10.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.14" (29mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Ogunquit?

In Ogunquit, in March, snow falls for 5.4 days, with typically accumulated 1.1" (28mm) of snow.

What month is the ocean coldest in Ogunquit?

With an average ocean temperature of 38.5°F (3.6°C), March is the month with the coldest seawater.

What is the ocean temperature in March in Ogunquit?

In Ogunquit, Maine, the average seawater temperature in March is 38.5°F (3.6°C). 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 Ogunquit?

In March, the average day length is 11h and 58min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Ogunquit?

On the first day of March in Ogunquit, Maine, sunrise is at 6:18 am and sunset at 5:31 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 7:07 pm EDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Ogunquit?

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Ogunquit?

In Ogunquit, the average sunshine duration in March is 5.9h.

When is the lowest UV index in Ogunquit?

The months with the lowest UV index in Ogunquit are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Ogunquit?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Ogunquit, Maine, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average temperature in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average high temperature in March: 39.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (75.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 27.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.4°F).

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Average pressure in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average pressure in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average pressure in March: 30.02"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.06"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average wind speed in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.2mph).

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Average humidity in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average humidity in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average humidity in March: 79%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January, June and July (81%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and November (76%).

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Average rainfall in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average rainfall in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.14"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (1.77").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.06").

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Average rainfall days in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average rainfall days in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.6 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average snowfall in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.44").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average snowfall days in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average snowfall days in March: 5.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (7.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average sea temperature in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average sea temperature in March: 38.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (65.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (38.5°F).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 20min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 2min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.9h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

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Average sunshine days in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average sunshine days in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average sunshine days in March: 15.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (14.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average UV index in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average cloud cover in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average cloud cover in March: 49

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in March
Ogunquit, ME

Average visibility in March - Ogunquit, ME
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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