Weather in New South Wales, Australia in March

So you're interested in going to New South Wales, Australia in March

March is a warm and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in New South Wales. March is a good month for swimming in New South Wales with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting New South Wales in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for March.

Temperature in New South Wales in March

The average maximum temperature in New South Wales in March is 25°. The average maximum temperature is 26° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average temperature in New South Wales in March is 20°. The average temperature ranges is 21° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in New South Wales in March is 16°. The minimum temperature is 17° in the previous month and 14° in the next month.

Sunshine in New South Wales in March

The average day light hours per day in New South Wales in March are 12.3 and there are 8 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in New South Wales in March is typically 10.3 during March. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in New South Wales in March

The average sea water temperature in New South Wales in March is 21.6° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in New South Wales in March

The average total rainfall in New South Wales in March is 23.7cm and on average there are 11 rainy days in March making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in New South Wales in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in New South Wales in March is 17° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 18° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in New South Wales in March is typically 84.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 83.8% in the previous month and 85.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in New South Wales in March is typically 65.3%. The average relative humidity is 65% in the previous month and 66.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in New South Wales in March

The average maximum wind speed in New South Wales in March is typically 28kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 29kmh in the previous month and 26kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in New South Wales in March is typically 15kmh. The average wind speed is 15kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in New South Wales in March is from the South-Southeast.