March weather forecast and climate
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is also a frosty month in Sheffield, United Kingdom, with average temperature ranging between min 2.3°C (36.1°F) and max 9°C (48.2°F).

Temperature

In Sheffield, the average high-temperature in March is relatively the same as in February - a still frosty 9°C (48.2°F). In March, in Sheffield, the average low-temperature is 2.3°C (36.1°F).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Sheffield is 83%.

Rainfall

In Sheffield, in March, during 13.9 rainfall days, 31mm (1.22") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Sheffield, during the entire year, the rain falls for 187.7 days and collects up to 462mm (18.19") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall. March is the last month it regularly snows. During 1.6 snowfall days, Sheffield aggregates 7mm (0.28") of snow. Throughout the year, in Sheffield, there are 10.3 snowfall days, and 79mm (3.11") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Sheffield, United Kingdom, the average sunshine is 5.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Sheffield is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 average humidity in March in Sheffield?

The average relative humidity in March is 83%.

How much does it rain in Sheffield in March?

In Sheffield, United Kingdom, in March, it is raining for 13.9 days, with typically 31mm (1.22") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Sheffield?

March is the last month it regularly snows in Sheffield. During 1.6 snowfall days, in March, Sheffield aggregates 7mm (0.28") of snow.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Sheffield?

The average sunshine in March in Sheffield is 5.4h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Sheffield?

In Sheffield, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average temperature in March - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in March: 9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (19.6°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 months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (1.4°C).

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Average pressure in March
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average pressure in March - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average pressure in March: 1014.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1016.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average wind speed in March - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average wind speed in March: 16.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (18.9km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (13km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average humidity in March - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average humidity in March: 83%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, November and December (89%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May, July and August (80%).

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Average rainfall in March
Sheffield, United Kingdom

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (56mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (23mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average rainfall days in March - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (12.4 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average snowfall in March - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall in March: 7mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (29mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in March
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average snowfall days in March - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.5 days).
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
Sheffield, United Kingdom

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.4h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 7.2h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and November (Average sunshine: 3.8).

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Average sunshine days in March
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average sunshine days in March - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average sunshine days in March: 12.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (13 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.1 days).

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Average UV index in March
Sheffield, United Kingdom

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

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average cloud cover in March - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average cloud cover in March: 56

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 63).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 53).

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Average visibility in March
Sheffield, United Kingdom

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

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

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