Weather in Cape May Beach, Cape May, United States in March

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March is a very cold and dry time for sunbathing in Cape May Beach, and not recommended. March is too cold for swimming in Cape May Beach for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Cape May Beach in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for March.

Temperature in Cape May Beach in March

The average maximum temperature in Cape May Beach in March is 10°. The average maximum temperature is in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

The average temperature in Cape May Beach in March is . The average temperature ranges is in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Cape May Beach in March is . The minimum temperature is -1° in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Cape May Beach in March

The average day light hours per day in Cape May Beach in March are 11.9 and there are 8.7 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Cape May Beach in March is typically 5.3 during March. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive 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, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Cape May Beach in March

The average sea water temperature in Cape May Beach in March is 2.1° which is extremely cold and not suitable for swimming. Taking a dip at this temperature would risk hypothermia.

Rainfall in Cape May Beach in March

The average total rainfall in Cape May Beach in March is 8.8cm and on average there are 9.4 rainy days in March making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Cape May Beach in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Cape May Beach in March is which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is -1° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Cape May Beach in March is typically 79.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 79.7% in the previous month and 80.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Cape May Beach in March is typically 63.7%. The average relative humidity is 63% in the previous month and 64% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Cape May Beach in March

The average maximum wind speed in Cape May Beach in March is typically 28kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 26kmh in the previous month and 28kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Cape May Beach in March is typically 15kmh. The average wind speed is 13kmh in the previous month and 15kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Cape May Beach in March is from the North West.

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