Weather in Bay of Islands, New Zealand in March

So you're interested in going to Bay of Islands, New Zealand in March

March is a warm and dry time for sunbathing in Bay of Islands. March is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Bay of Islands for any length of time. Consider visiting Bay of Islands in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for March.

Temperature in Bay of Islands in March

The average maximum temperature in Bay of Islands in March is 21°. The average maximum temperature is 22° in the previous month and 19° in the next month.

The average temperature in Bay of Islands in March is 16°. The average temperature ranges is 18° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Bay of Islands in March is 14°. The minimum temperature is 15° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

Sunshine in Bay of Islands in March

The average day light hours per day in Bay of Islands in March are 12.3 and there are 5.8 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Bay of Islands in March is typically 8.8 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 Bay of Islands in March

The average sea water temperature in Bay of Islands in March is 19° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Bay of Islands in March

The average total rainfall in Bay of Islands in March is 0.6cm and on average there are 9.3 rainy days in March making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Bay of Islands in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Bay of Islands in March is 14° which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 16° in the previous month and 14° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Bay of Islands in March is typically 82.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 81.7% in the previous month and 84.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Bay of Islands in March is typically 67.5%. The average relative humidity is 66.5% in the previous month and 72.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Bay of Islands in March

The average maximum wind speed in Bay of Islands in March is typically 23kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 23kmh in the previous month and 22kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Bay of Islands in March is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 13kmh in the previous month and 12kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Bay of Islands in March is from the South West.

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