March weather forecast and climate
Long Branch, NJ

March, the first month of the spring, in Long Branch, is a frosty month, with average temperature varying between 36.5°F (2.5°C) and 46°F (7.8°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a cold 40.5°F (4.7°C) in February, to a frosty 46°F (7.8°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 36.5°F (2.5°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Long Branch is 74%.

Rainfall

In Long Branch, New Jersey, it is raining for 9.8 days, with typically 0.71" (18mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Long Branch, during the entire year, the rain falls for 122.1 days and collects up to 11.14" (283mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March, October and December are months with snowfall. March is the last month it regularly snows in Long Branch. During 2.8 snowfall days, in March, Long Branch aggregates 0.35" (9mm) of snow. In Long Branch, during the entire year, snow falls for 14.6 days, and aggregates up to 1.38" (35mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In March, the average ocean temperature in Long Branch is 40.8°F (4.9°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March is 12h.

Sunshine

In Long Branch, New Jersey, the average sunshine is 6.5h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Long Branch?

In Long Branch, in March, the average high-temperature is 46°F (7.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 36.5°F (2.5°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Long Branch?

In Long Branch, the average relative humidity in March is 74%.

How much does it rain in Long Branch in March?

In Long Branch, in March, during 9.8 rainfall days, 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Long Branch?

March is the last month it regularly snows in Long Branch. During 2.8 snowfall days, in March, Long Branch aggregates 0.35" (9mm) of snow.

What is the water temperature in March in Long Branch?

In Long Branch, New Jersey, in March, the average water temperature is 40.8°F (4.9°C). 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 many hours of daylight does Long Branch have in March?

In March, the average length of the day in Long Branch is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Long Branch have in March?

In Long Branch, New Jersey, the average sunshine in March is 6.5h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Long Branch?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Long Branch, New Jersey.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Long Branch?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index 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 - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average high temperature in March: 7.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (26.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (3.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 2.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (21.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1.7°C).

Average pressure in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average pressure in March: 1017.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1019.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.7mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average wind speed in March: 19.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (20.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (12.9km/h).

Average humidity in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average humidity in March: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (73%).

Average rainfall in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average rainfall in March: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (35mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (14mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.8 days).

Average snowfall in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average snowfall in March: 9mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (12mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and November (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in March: 2.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average sea temperature in March: 4.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (4.5°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

Average sunshine days in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in March: 18.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (14.3 days).

Average UV index in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average UV index in March: 2

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

Average cloud cover in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in March: 46

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in March - Long Branch, NJ
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

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