March weather forecast
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Chesapeake Beach, is a cool month, with an average temperature ranging between min 38.8°F (3.8°C) and max 50.9°F (10.5°C).

Temperature

In Chesapeake Beach, the average high-temperature in March marginally rises from a chilly 43.7°F (6.5°C) in February to a fresh 50.9°F (10.5°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 38.8°F (3.8°C).

Humidity

In Chesapeake Beach, Maryland, the average relative humidity in March is 73%.

Rainfall

In March, in Chesapeake Beach, the rain falls for 11.4 days. Throughout March, 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 132.3 rainfall days, and 15.83" (402mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Chesapeake Beach are January through March, November and December. March is the last month it regularly snows in Chesapeake Beach. During 1.8 snowfall days, Chesapeake Beach aggregates 0.39" (10mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Chesapeake Beach, there are 9.4 snowfall days, and 1.97" (50mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Chesapeake Beach, the average seawater temperature in March is 46.9°F (8.3°C).
Note: Swimming in 46.9°F (8.3°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:37 am and sunset at 5:58 pm EST. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 6:51 am and sunset at 7:28 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 in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland, is 6.9h.

UV index

In Chesapeake Beach, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Chesapeake Beach?

In Chesapeake Beach, Maryland, the average relative humidity in March is 73%.

How much does it rain in Chesapeake Beach in March?

In Chesapeake Beach, in March, it is raining for 11.4 days, with typically 1.06" (27mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Chesapeake Beach?

March is the last month it regularly snows. During 1.8 snowfall days, in March, Chesapeake Beach aggregates 0.39" (10mm) of snow.

What is the water temperature in March in Chesapeake Beach?

In Chesapeake Beach, Maryland, in March, the average water temperature is 46.9°F (8.3°C). Swimming in 46.9°F (8.3°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the average length of the day in March in Chesapeake Beach?

In March, the average day length in Chesapeake Beach is 11h and 59min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Chesapeake Beach?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:37 am and sunset at 5:58 pm EST. On the last day of the month, in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland, sunrise is at 6:51 am and sunset at 7:28 pm EDT.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Chesapeake Beach have in March?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland, is 6.9h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Chesapeake Beach?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland, is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average temperature in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average high temperature in March: 10.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 3.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1°C).

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Average pressure in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average pressure in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average pressure in March: 1018.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1020.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1014mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average wind speed in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average wind speed in March: 15.9km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and March (15.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (10.6km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average humidity in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average humidity in March: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (79%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January and November (72%).

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Average rainfall in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average rainfall in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average rainfall in March: 27mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (61mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (17mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average rainfall days in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.6 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average snowfall in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average snowfall in March: 10mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (19mm).
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average snowfall days in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (2.9 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average sea temperature in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average sea temperature in March: 8.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.7°C).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 50min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 31min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average sunshine days in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average sunshine days in March: 16.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (13.7 days).

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Average UV index in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average UV index in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average UV index in March: 3

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average cloud cover in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average cloud cover in March: 45

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in March
Chesapeake Beach, MD

Average visibility in March - Chesapeake Beach, MD
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are March, April, June, July, August, October and November (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, May, September and December (9km).

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