March weather forecast and climate
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Burntisland, is a frosty month, with average temperature varying between 3°C (37.4°F) and 7.8°C (46°F).

Temperature

In Burntisland, the average high-temperature in March is practically the same as in February - a frosty 7.8°C (46°F). In Burntisland, United Kingdom, the average low-temperature is 3°C (37.4°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Burntisland is 82%.

Rainfall

In Burntisland, it is raining for 15.4 days, with typically 31mm (1.22") of accumulated precipitation. In Burntisland, during the entire year, the rain falls for 196.8 days and collects up to 463mm (18.23") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Burntisland, United Kingdom. In Burntisland, snow falls for 1.7 days, with typically accumulated 9mm (0.35") of snow. Throughout the year, there are 11.6 snowfall days, and 73mm (2.87") of snow is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 6.8°C (44.2°F), March is the month with the coldest seawater in Burntisland, United Kingdom.
Note: Swimming in 6.8°C (44.2°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Burntisland, the average sunshine is 5.5h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in March interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Burntisland?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 7.8°C (46°F), while the average low-temperature is 3°C (37.4°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Burntisland?

In Burntisland, United Kingdom, the average relative humidity in March is 82%.

How much does it rain in Burntisland in March?

In Burntisland, in March, it is raining for 15.4 days, with typically 31mm (1.22") of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Burntisland in March?

In Burntisland, in March, snow falls for 1.7 days, with typically accumulated 9mm (0.35") of snow.

When is the sea coldest in Burntisland?

With an average sea temperature of 6.8°C (44.2°F), March is the month with the coldest seawater.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Burntisland?

In March, the average sea temperature in Burntisland, United Kingdom, is 6.8°C (44.2°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

What is the average length of the day in March in Burntisland?

In Burntisland, United Kingdom, the average length of the day in March is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Burntisland have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Burntisland, United Kingdom, is 5.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Burntisland?

Months with the lowest UV index in Burntisland, United Kingdom, are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Burntisland?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Burntisland is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average temperature in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in March: 7.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (17°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (11°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.1°C).

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Average pressure in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average pressure in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average pressure in March: 1012.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1015.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1006.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average wind speed in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average wind speed in March: 19.6km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and December (21.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (13.3km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average humidity in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average humidity in March: 82%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, November and December (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (80%).

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Average rainfall in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average rainfall in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in March: 31mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (61mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (22mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average rainfall days in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in March: 15.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (12.4 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average snowfall in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall in March: 9mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (24mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average snowfall days in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average sea temperature in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in March: 6.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (14.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (6.8°C).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average sunshine days in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average sunshine days in March: 11.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is April (13.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.5 days).

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Average UV index in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average UV index in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in March: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average cloud cover in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average cloud cover in March: 55

The month with the most cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 56).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 49).

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Average visibility in March
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average visibility in March - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average visibility in March: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).

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