March weather forecast
Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique

Shallow clear waters, rocks, and palm trees on Fort-de-France Bay in Martinique
Shallow clear waters, rocks, and palm trees on Fort-de-France Bay in Martinique

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Fort-de-France Bay, is still a warm month, with an average temperature ranging between min 22°C (71.6°F) and max 28.5°C (83.3°F).

Temperature

In Fort-de-France Bay, the average high-temperature in March is almost the same as in February - a still warm 28.5°C (83.3°F). In Fort-de-France Bay, in March, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Fort-de-France Bay is March, when the rain falls for 12.8 days and typically collects 74mm (2.91") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Fort-de-France Bay.
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Fort-de-France Bay is 12h and 4min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:20 and sunset at 18:12. On the last day of March, in Fort-de-France Bay, sunrise is at 06:00 and sunset at 18:16 AST.

Sunshine

The months with the most sunshine are March and August, with an average of 7.2h of sunshine.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique, are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in March transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Fort-de-France Bay?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 28.5°C (83.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

What is the driest month in Fort-de-France Bay?

March is the month with the least rainfall in Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique. Rain falls for 12.8 days and accumulates 74mm (2.91") of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in March in Fort-de-France Bay?

In March, in Fort-de-France Bay, the rain falls for 12.8 days. Throughout March, 74mm (2.91") of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Fort-de-France Bay?

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Fort-de-France Bay.

How warm is the water in March in Fort-de-France Bay?

In March, the average sea temperature is 26°C (78.8°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Fort-de-France Bay have in March?

In Fort-de-France Bay, the average day length in March is 12h and 4min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Fort-de-France Bay?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 06:20 and sunset at 18:12. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:00 and sunset at 18:16 AST.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Fort-de-France Bay?

The months with the most sunshine are March and August, with an average of 7.2h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Fort-de-France Bay have in March?

The average sunshine duration in March is 7.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Fort-de-France Bay?

The months with the highest UV index are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in March in Fort-de-France Bay?

In Fort-de-France Bay, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
Average rainfall days
Average sunshine
Average UV index

Average temperature in March
Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique

Average temperature in March - Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique
  • Average high temperature in March: 28.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (30.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 22°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are June, August and September (24°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (21.7°C).

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Average rainfall in March
Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique

Average rainfall in March - Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique
  • Average rainfall in March: 74.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (265.9mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (74.3mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique

Average rainfall days in March - Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (11.5 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique

Average sea temperature in March - Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique
  • Average sea temperature in March: 26°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (29°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (26°C).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 4min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 59min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 17min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 12min

The months with the most sunshine are March and August (Average sunshine: 7h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 5h and 54min).

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Average UV index in March
Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique

Average UV index in March - Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique
  • Average UV index in March: 12

The months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).

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