Weather in Whitsunday Islands, Australia in March

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March is a hot and very rainy time for sunbathing in Whitsunday Islands. March is an excellent month for swimming in Whitsunday Islands with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Whitsunday Islands in the months of August, September, October, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for March.

Temperature in Whitsunday Islands in March

The average maximum temperature in Whitsunday Islands in March is 28°. The average maximum temperature is 29° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average temperature in Whitsunday Islands in March is 26°. The average temperature ranges is 27° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Whitsunday Islands in March is 24°. The minimum temperature is 25° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Whitsunday Islands in March

The average day light hours per day in Whitsunday Islands in March are 12.2 and there are 5.4 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Whitsunday Islands in March is typically 13.6 during March. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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 Whitsunday Islands in March

The average sea water temperature in Whitsunday Islands in March is 27.4° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Whitsunday Islands in March

The average total rainfall in Whitsunday Islands in March is 168.8cm and on average there are 14.8 rainy days in March making it a very wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Whitsunday Islands in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Whitsunday Islands in March is 24° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 24° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Whitsunday Islands in March is typically 89.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 90% in the previous month and 88.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Whitsunday Islands in March is typically 79.1%. The average relative humidity is 79.5% in the previous month and 77.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Whitsunday Islands in March

The average maximum wind speed in Whitsunday Islands in March is typically 46kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 42kmh in the previous month and 40kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Whitsunday Islands in March is typically 33kmh. The average wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 30kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Whitsunday Islands in March is from the East-Southeast.

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