March weather forecast
Leeds, United Kingdom

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a chilly month in Leeds, United Kingdom, with temperature in the range of an average low of 2.3°C (36.1°F) and an average high of 9.1°C (48.4°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still chilly 9.1°C (48.4°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 2.3°C (36.1°F).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Leeds is 81%.

Rainfall

In Leeds, during March, the rain falls for 13.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 26mm (1.02") of precipitation. In Leeds, during the entire year, the rain falls for 175.4 days and collects up to 406mm (15.98") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Leeds. In Leeds, during 1.5 snowfall days, 5mm (0.2") of snow is typically accumulated. In Leeds, United Kingdom, during the entire year, snow falls for 10.6 days and aggregates up to 62mm (2.44") of snow.

Daylight

In Leeds, United Kingdom, the average length of the day in March is 11h and 54min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:54 am and sunset at 5:42 pm GMT. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 6:41 am and sunset at 7:39 pm BST.
Note: On Sunday, 26. March 2023, at 1:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from GMT to BST. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, 29. October 2023, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from BST to GMT.

Sunshine

In Leeds, United Kingdom, the average sunshine in March is 5.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Leeds is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. 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 Leeds?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Leeds, United Kingdom, is 9.1°C (48.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 2.3°C (36.1°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Leeds?

In March, the average relative humidity in Leeds, United Kingdom, is 81%.

How much does it rain in Leeds in March?

In March, in Leeds, the rain falls for 13.1 days. Throughout March, 26mm (1.02") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Leeds?

In Leeds, during March, snow falls for 1.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 5mm (0.2") of snow.

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

In March, the average day length in Leeds is 11h and 54min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Leeds?

On the first day of March in Leeds, United Kingdom, sunrise is at 6:54 am and sunset at 5:42 pm GMT. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:41 am and sunset at 7:39 pm BST.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Leeds?

On Sunday, 26. March 2023, at 1:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Leeds, and the time zone changes from GMT to BST. DST ends on Sunday, 29. October 2023, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Leeds have in March?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Leeds is 5.7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Leeds?

In Leeds, United Kingdom, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Leeds, United Kingdom

Average temperature in March - Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in March: 9.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (19.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 2.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (11.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.4°C).

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Average pressure in March
Leeds, United Kingdom

Average pressure in March - Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Average pressure in March: 1014.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1016.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1008.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Leeds, United Kingdom

Average wind speed in March - Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Average wind speed in March: 16.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (17.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (12.5km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Leeds, United Kingdom

Average humidity in March - Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Average humidity in March: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (89%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April, May, July and August (79%).

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Average rainfall in March
Leeds, United Kingdom

Average rainfall in March - Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in March: 26mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are June and July (49mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (17mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Leeds, United Kingdom

Average rainfall days in March - Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (11.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Leeds, United Kingdom

Average snowfall in March - Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall in March: 5mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (26mm).
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in March
Leeds, United Kingdom

Average snowfall days in March - Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.9 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 54min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h and 1min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7h and 31min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Leeds, United Kingdom

Average sunshine days in March - Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Average sunshine days in March: 13.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (14.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.7 days).

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Average UV index in March
Leeds, United Kingdom

Average UV index in March - Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in March: 3

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Leeds, United Kingdom

Average cloud cover in March - Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Average cloud cover in March: 54

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 61).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 51).

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Average visibility in March
Leeds, United Kingdom

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

The months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, August and December (9km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, June, July, September, October and November (8km).

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