Weather in Jamaica in March

So you're interested in going to Jamaica in March

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

Temperature in Jamaica in March

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

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

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

Sunshine in Jamaica in March

The average day light hours per day in Jamaica in March are 12 and there are 8 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Jamaica 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 Jamaica in March

The average sea water temperature in Jamaica in March is 26.9° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Jamaica in March

The average total rainfall in Jamaica in March is 8.1cm and on average there are 8.3 rainy days in March making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Jamaica in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Jamaica in March is 23° 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 22° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Jamaica in March is typically 83.9%. The maximum relative humidity is 84.2% in the previous month and 84.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Jamaica in March is typically 73.3%. The average relative humidity is 73.6% in the previous month and 74% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Jamaica in March

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

The average wind speed in Jamaica in March is typically 12kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

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

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