Tauranga
New Zealand
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Tauranga, New Zealand

March, the first month of the autumn, in Tauranga, is also an agreeable month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 22.5°C (72.5°F) and an average low of 13.5°C (56.3°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - an agreeable 22.5°C (72.5°F). In Tauranga, the average low-temperature is 13.5°C (56.3°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 77.7%.

Rainfall

In Tauranga, New Zealand, during 8 rainfall days, 92.7mm (3.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Tauranga, during the entire year, the rain falls for 110.6 days and collects up to 1180.9mm (46.5") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Tauranga, in March, the average water temperature is 21.2°C (70.2°F). Swimming in 21.2°C (70.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In Tauranga, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 6.9h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Tauranga is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 8 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in March in Tauranga?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Tauranga, is 22.5°C (72.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 13.5°C (56.3°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Tauranga?

The average relative humidity in March in Tauranga is 77.7%.

How many days does it rain in March in Tauranga?

In Tauranga, New Zealand, in March, it is raining for 8 days, with typically 92.7mm (3.6") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Tauranga?

In Tauranga, in March, the average water temperature is 21.2°C (70.2°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 21.2°C (70.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Tauranga have in March?

In Tauranga, the average length of the day in March is 12.3h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Tauranga?

In March, the average sunshine in Tauranga is 6.9h.

How high is the UV index in March in Tauranga?

In Tauranga, New Zealand, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average high temperature in March: 22.5°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January and February (24°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (14.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 13.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (15.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (5.9°C).

Average humidity in March - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average humidity in March: 77.7%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (85.5%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (73.4%).

Average rainfall in March - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average rainfall in March: 92.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (127.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (75.3mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (11.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (6.4 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average sea temperature in March: 21.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (21.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (15.2°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average daylight in March: 12.3h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.9h

The month with most sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 8.4h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average UV index in March - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average UV index in March: 8

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 2).