Nassau
The Bahamas
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Nassau, The Bahamas

Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in summer, located in Nassau, the Bahamas, in the middle of the Caribbean Sea
Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in summer, located in Nassau, the Bahamas, in the middle of the Caribbean Sea
The first month of the spring, March, is still a warm month in Nassau, The Bahamas, with temperature in the range of an average low of 17.9°C (64.2°F) and an average high of 26.7°C (80.1°F).

Temperature

In Nassau, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a still warm 26.7°C (80.1°F). The average low-temperature, in March, is 17.9°C (64.2°F).

Rainfall

In Nassau, during March, the rain falls for 7 days and regularly aggregates up to 54.4mm (2.1") of precipitation. In Nassau, The Bahamas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 138 days and collects up to 1396.4mm (55") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Nassau, the average seawater temperature is 23.8°C (74.8°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.8°C (74.8°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In Nassau, The Bahamas, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 8.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 10 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Nassau?

In March, the average high-temperature is 26.7°C (80.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.9°C (64.2°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Nassau?

In Nassau, in March, during 7 rainfall days, 54.4mm (2.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in March in Nassau?

In March, the average sea temperature in Nassau, The Bahamas, is 23.8°C (74.8°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23.8°C (74.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Nassau have in March?

In Nassau, The Bahamas, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Nassau?

In Nassau, The Bahamas, the average sunshine in March is 8.3h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Nassau?

In Nassau, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Average high temperature in March: 26.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (32.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 17.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (24.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.1°C).

Average rainfall in March - Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall in March: 54.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (235.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (47.2mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and April (6 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Average sea temperature in March: 23.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (30°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (23.3°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.3h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 9.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

Average UV index in March - Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Average UV index in March: 10

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 11).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).