Cheltenham
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Cheltenham, United Kingdom

The first month of the spring, March, is still a chilly month in Cheltenham, United Kingdom, with average temperature fluctuating between 9.6°C (49.3°F) and 2.7°C (36.9°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still chilly 9.6°C (49.3°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 2.7°C (36.9°F).

Rainfall

In Cheltenham, in March, it is raining for 17 days, with typically 57mm (2.2") of accumulated precipitation. In Cheltenham, during the entire year, the rain falls for 183 days and collects up to 717mm (28.2") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Cheltenham is 3.4h.

UV index

In Cheltenham, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Cheltenham?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Cheltenham, is 9.6°C (49.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 2.7°C (36.9°F).

How much does it rain in Cheltenham in March?

In Cheltenham, during March, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 57mm (2.2") of precipitation.

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

The average length of the day in March in Cheltenham, United Kingdom, is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cheltenham have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Cheltenham, United Kingdom, is 3.4h.

How high is the UV index in March in Cheltenham?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Cheltenham, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in March: 9.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 2.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.3°C).

Average rainfall in March - Cheltenham, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in March: 57mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (74mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (50mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Cheltenham, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in March: 17 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (12 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 3.4h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).