Stockholm
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Stockholm, Sweden

A beautiful view of the sunset over the port city of Stockholm, Sweden, with a clear sky and surrounding calm waters
A beautiful view of the sunset over the port city of Stockholm, Sweden, with a clear sky and surrounding calm waters
March, the first month of the spring, in Stockholm, is a cold month, with average temperature varying between -2.7°C (27.1°F) and 3°C (37.4°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a subzero cold -0.6°C (30.9°F) in February, to a cold 3°C (37.4°F). In March, the average low-temperature is -2.7°C (27.1°F).

Rainfall

In March, in Stockholm, the rain falls for 7 days. Throughout March, 29mm (1.1") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Stockholm, there are 99 rainfall days, and 528mm (20.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Stockholm, the average water temperature is 1.2°C (34.2°F). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Stockholm is 11.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Stockholm is 4.4h.

UV index

In Stockholm, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 1 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.

What is the temperature in March in Stockholm?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 3°C (37.4°F), while the average low-temperature is -2.7°C (27.1°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Stockholm?

In Stockholm, in March, it is raining for 7 days, with typically 29mm (1.1") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in March in Stockholm?

In March, the average sea temperature in Stockholm, Sweden, is 1.2°C (34.2°F). 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 Stockholm have in March?

In Stockholm, the average length of the day in March is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Stockholm?

In March, the average sunshine is 4.4h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Stockholm?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Stockholm, Sweden, is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average high temperature in March: 3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -2.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (13.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-5.3°C).

Average rainfall in March - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average rainfall in March: 29mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (65mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (27mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are November and December (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April and May (6 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average sea temperature in March: 1.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (18.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (1°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.4h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.1h).

Average UV index in March - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average UV index in March: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).