Weather in New Jersey, United States in March

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Visiting New Jersey, United States in March

March has average maximum temperatures of 11°C (51°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 71.6% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.6hrs making the days long and bright. March has total rainfall of 8.8cm (3.5inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 10.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in New Jersey. Sea temperatures are a cold 3°C (37°F). March is too cold for swimming in New Jersey for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

Consider visiting New Jersey in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather.

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Can you sunbathe in New Jersey in March?

No, March is not a good time for sunbathing in New Jersey.

March has average maximum temperatures of 11°C (51°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 71.6% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.6hrs making the days long and bright. March has total rainfall of 8.8cm (3.5inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 10.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

More about March temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in New Jersey in March?

No, March is too cold for swimming in New Jersey for any length of time, with the sea water at 3°C (37°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

More about March sea temperatures.

Is March a good time to holiday in New Jersey?

No, March is not a good time for a holiday in New Jersey.

March has average maximum temperatures of 11°C (51°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 71.6% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.6hrs making the days long and bright. March has total rainfall of 8.8cm (3.5inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 10.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in New Jersey. Sea temperatures are a cold 3°C (37°F). March is too cold for swimming in New Jersey for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

More about the March temperatures and sunshine.

Is New Jersey warm in March?

No, New Jersey is too cold for sunbathing in March.

The average maximum temperature in New Jersey in March is 11°C (51°F). The average maximum temperature is 6°C (43°) in the previous month and 17°C (63°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in New Jersey in March is 6°C (42°F). The average temperature is 1°C (35°F) in the previous month and 12°C (53°F) in the next month.

More info about the March temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is New Jersey in March?

The average day light hours per day in New Jersey in March are 11.9. The sunshine percentage is 71.6% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.6hrs making the days long and bright.

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Temperature in New Jersey in March

The average maximum temperature in New Jersey in March is 11°C (51°F). The average maximum temperature is 6°C (43°F) in the previous month and 17°C (63°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in New Jersey in March is 6°C (42°F). The average temperature is 1°C (35°F) in the previous month and 12°C (53°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in New Jersey in March is 1°C (34°F). The minimum temperature is -3°C (26°F) in the previous month and 7°C (44°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in New Jersey in March

During March the average day light hours are 11.9 per day in New Jersey. The sunshine percentage is 71.6% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.6hrs making the days long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in New Jersey in March is typically 5 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 New Jersey in March

The average sea water temperature in New Jersey in March is 2.5°C (36.5°F) which is extremely cold and not suitable for swimming. Taking a dip at this temperature would risk hypothermia.

Rainfall in New Jersey in March

The average total rainfall in New Jersey in March is 8.8cm (3.5inches) and on average there are 10.3 rainy days in March making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in New Jersey in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in New Jersey in March is 2°C (35°F) which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is -1°C (29°F) in the previous month and 7°C (7°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in New Jersey in March is typically 79.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 81.1% in the previous month and 82.5% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in New Jersey in March is typically 61%. The average relative humidity is 62.5% in the previous month and 61.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in New Jersey in March

The average maximum wind speed in New Jersey in March is typically 28KM/H (17MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 29KM/H (18MPH) in the previous month and 29KM/H (18MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in New Jersey in March is typically 14KM/H (8MPH). The average wind speed is 13KM/H (8MPH) in the previous month and 13KM/H (8MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in New Jersey in March is from the North West.

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