Geneva
Switzerland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Geneva, Switzerland

The Leman Lake, flowing through the city of Geneva, Switzerland, in a stunning aerial panorama of the cityscape and the distant mountains
The Leman Lake, flowing through the city of Geneva, Switzerland, in a stunning aerial panorama of the cityscape and the distant mountains
March, the first month of the spring, in Geneva, is a fresh month, with average temperature varying between 1.6°C (34.9°F) and 11.2°C (52.2°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a chilly 6.3°C (43.3°F) in February, to a cool 11.2°C (52.2°F). In Geneva, the average low-temperature is 1.6°C (34.9°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Geneva, Switzerland, is 69%.

Rainfall

In Geneva, in March, during 9 rainfall days, 70mm (2.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Geneva, during the entire year, the rain falls for 109 days and collects up to 1006mm (39.6") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Geneva. In Geneva, during March, snow falls for 0.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 28mm (1.1") of snow. Throughout the year, in Geneva, Switzerland, there are 8.2 snowfall days, and 321mm (12.6") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Geneva, Switzerland, is 5h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in March in Geneva?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Geneva, Switzerland, is 11.2°C (52.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 1.6°C (34.9°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Geneva?

In March, the average relative humidity in Geneva is 69%.

How many days does it rain in March in Geneva?

In Geneva, in March, during 9 rainfall days, 70mm (2.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Geneva in March?

In March, in Geneva, Switzerland, it is snowing for 0.9 days. Throughout March, 28mm (1.1") of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Geneva have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Geneva have in March?

The average sunshine in March is 5h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Geneva?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Geneva is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average high temperature in March: 11.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (26.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 1.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1.3°C).

Average humidity in March - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average humidity in March: 69%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, November and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (64%).

Average rainfall in March - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average rainfall in March: 70mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (105mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (68mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (10.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (7.6 days).

Average snowfall in March - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average snowfall in March: 28mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (108mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (2.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).

Average UV index in March - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average UV index in March: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).