Weather in March
As winter gives way to spring, March
signals a transition in the weather patterns of Saint Pierre and Miquelon
. Average temperatures begin to increase slightly, often hovering around the freezing point, between -2°C and 1°C. While still chilly, these temperatures represent a slight relief compared to the colder months of January
March sees a notable shift compared to February, particularly in the latter part of the month. While the early weeks of March often resemble the frigid winter, as the month progresses, temperatures start to rise, and daylight hours increase. This trend continues into April
, the subsequent month, which experiences a more pronounced rise in temperatures, marking the onset of the spring season.
In terms of precipitation, snowfall remains likely in March, although it begins to decrease compared to the preceding winter months. Towards the end of the month, rainfall starts to become more common, signalling the changing seasons. Snowstorms can still occur, but they gradually become less frequent.
Saint-Pierre, the capital, and Miquelon-Langlade, the larger island, continue to share similar weather patterns in March. Both locations start to experience slightly warmer temperatures, longer daylight hours, and changing precipitation patterns. Anyone planning a visit to these islands during this time should pack for winter conditions but be prepared for the onset of spring weather towards the end of the month.
- Saint-Pierre - March »
March 2023, at 02:00, Daylight Saving Time starts in Saint-Pierre and the time zone changes from -03 to -02. In Saint-Pierre in March, snow falls for 6.8 days, with typically accumulated 50mm of snow.
- Miquelon-Langlade - March »
When does Daylight Saving Time start in March in Miquelon-Langlade? March 2023, at 02:00, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from -03 to -02.
- Langlade Island - March »
March 2023, at 02:00, Daylight Saving Time starts in Langlade Island and the time zone changes from -03 to -02. When does Daylight Saving Time start in March in Langlade Island?