Weather in Wollongong, Australia in March

So you're interested in going to Wollongong, Australia in March

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

Temperature in Wollongong in March

The average maximum temperature in Wollongong in March is 26°. The average maximum temperature is 27° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average temperature in Wollongong in March is 22°. The average temperature ranges is 23° in the previous month and 19° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Wollongong in March is 19°. The minimum temperature is 20° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

Sunshine in Wollongong in March

The average day light hours per day in Wollongong in March are 12.3 and there are 9.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Wollongong in March is typically 9.3 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 Wollongong in March

The average sea water temperature in Wollongong in March is 21.3° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Wollongong in March

The average total rainfall in Wollongong in March is 13.6cm and on average there are 15.6 rainy days in March making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Wollongong in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Wollongong in March is 18° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 20° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Wollongong in March is typically 87.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 89.4% in the previous month and 87.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Wollongong in March is typically 69.6%. The average relative humidity is 72.1% in the previous month and 68.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Wollongong in March

The average maximum wind speed in Wollongong in March is typically 34kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 36kmh in the previous month and 31kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Wollongong in March is typically 19kmh. The average wind speed is 20kmh in the previous month and 17kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Wollongong in March is from the East.

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