March weather forecast
Ocean Springs, MS

A footbridge on the Gulf coast beach in Ocean Springs, Mississippi
A footbridge on the Gulf coast beach in Ocean Springs, Mississippi

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Ocean Springs, is an agreeable month, with an average temperature ranging between min 55.9°F (13.3°C) and max 69.4°F (20.8°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases from a comfortable 63.3°F (17.4°C) in February to a pleasant 69.4°F (20.8°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

Humidity

In Ocean Springs, the average relative humidity in March is 75%.

Rainfall

In Ocean Springs, during March, the rain falls for 13.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 179.4 rainfall days, and 40.71" (1034mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

February through December are months without snowfall in Ocean Springs.

Daylight

In Ocean Springs, the average length of the day in March is 12h and 1min.
On the first day of March in Ocean Springs, sunrise is at 6:21 am and sunset at 5:53 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:45 am and sunset at 7:13 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, is 7.8h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Ocean Springs?

In March, the average high-temperature is 69.4°F (20.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 55.9°F (13.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Ocean Springs?

In March, the average relative humidity in Ocean Springs is 75%.

How much does it rain in Ocean Springs in March?

In Ocean Springs, Mississippi, in March, during 13.3 rainfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Ocean Springs?

February through December are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Ocean Springs have in March?

The average day length in March in Ocean Springs is 12h and 1min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Ocean Springs?

On the first day of March in Ocean Springs, sunrise is at 6:21 am and sunset at 5:53 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:45 am and sunset at 7:13 pm CDT.

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

On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Ocean Springs have in March?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, is 7.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Ocean Springs?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average temperature in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • Average high temperature in March: 69.4°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (89.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 55.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (77.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (46°F).

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Average pressure in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average pressure in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.97"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average wind speed in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (5.9mph).

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Average humidity in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average humidity in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • Average humidity in March: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average rainfall in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (6.34").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.09").

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Average rainfall days in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average rainfall days in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (24.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average snowfall in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • Average snowfall in March: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.35").
The months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average snowfall days in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.4 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 5min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 13min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average sunshine days in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • Average sunshine days in March: 16 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.8 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are July and August (5.1 days).

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Average UV index in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average UV index in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • Average UV index in March: 5

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average cloud cover in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • Average cloud cover in March: 37

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 23).

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Average visibility in March
Ocean Springs, MS

Average visibility in March - Ocean Springs, MS
  • 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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