Weather in Ocho Rios, Jamaica in March

So you're interested in going to Ocho Rios, Jamaica in March

March is a hot and dry time for sunbathing in Ocho Rios. March is an excellent month for swimming in Ocho Rios with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Ocho Rios in the months of January, February, March, April, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for March.

Temperature in Ocho Rios in March

The average maximum temperature in Ocho Rios in March is 30°. The average maximum temperature is 29° in the previous month and 30° in the next month.

The average temperature in Ocho Rios in March is 27°. The average temperature ranges is 27° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Ocho Rios in March is 24°. The minimum temperature is 24° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

Sunshine in Ocho Rios in March

The average day light hours per day in Ocho Rios in March are 12 and there are 7.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Ocho Rios in March is typically 12.5 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 Ocho Rios in March

The average sea water temperature in Ocho Rios in March is 27° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Ocho Rios in March

The average total rainfall in Ocho Rios in March is 0.5cm and on average there are 7.8 rainy days in March making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Ocho Rios in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Ocho Rios in March is 22° 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 21° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Ocho Rios in March is typically 78.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 77.5% in the previous month and 78% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Ocho Rios in March is typically 66.4%. The average relative humidity is 65.8% in the previous month and 67.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Ocho Rios in March

The average maximum wind speed in Ocho Rios in March is typically 33kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 33kmh in the previous month and 35kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Ocho Rios in March is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 13kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Ocho Rios in March is from the East-Northeast.

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