Weather in Sarasota County, United States in March

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March is a warm and rainy time for sunbathing in Sarasota County. March is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Sarasota County for any length of time. Consider visiting Sarasota County in the months of May, October, November, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for March.

Temperature in Sarasota County in March

The average maximum temperature in Sarasota County in March is 25°. The average maximum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average temperature in Sarasota County in March is 19°. The average temperature ranges is 17° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Sarasota County in March is 14°. The minimum temperature is 12° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

Sunshine in Sarasota County in March

The average day light hours per day in Sarasota County in March are 12 and there are 8.5 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Sarasota County in March is typically 9.4 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 Sarasota County in March

The average sea water temperature in Sarasota County in March is 19.7° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Sarasota County in March

The average total rainfall in Sarasota County in March is 78.9cm and on average there are 6.9 rainy days in March making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Sarasota County in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Sarasota County in March is 16° which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 15° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Sarasota County in March is typically 89.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 91.1% in the previous month and 89.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Sarasota County in March is typically 70.1%. The average relative humidity is 74.3% in the previous month and 70.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Sarasota County in March

The average maximum wind speed in Sarasota County in March is typically 30kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 29kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Sarasota County in March is typically 15kmh. The average wind speed is 13kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Sarasota County in March is from the North-Northeast.

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