Weather in La Serena, Chile in March

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Visiting La Serena, Chile in March

March is one of the best months to visit La Serena for the best beach weather. It has the most sunshine and best sunbathing and swimming conditions of the year.

March has average maximum temperatures of 20°C (67°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 54% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.6 hours of sunshine per day. March has total rainfall of 0.1cm (0.0inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 0.6 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a moderate 21°C (69°F). March is a pleasant month for swimming in La Serena though some people may prefer warmer water.

Also consider visiting La Serena in one of the other best months of January, February, December, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for March.

Can you sunbathe in La Serena in March?

No, March is not a good time for sunbathing in La Serena.

March has average maximum temperatures of 20°C (67°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 54% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.6 hours of sunshine per day. March has total rainfall of 0.1cm (0.0inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 0.6 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

More about March temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in La Serena in March?

Yes, March is a pleasant month for swimming in La Serena with moderate sea temperatures 21°C (69°F).

More about March sea temperatures.

Is March a good time to holiday in La Serena?

Yes, March is a good time for a holiday in La Serena.

March has average maximum temperatures of 20°C (67°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 54% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.6 hours of sunshine per day. March has total rainfall of 0.1cm (0.0inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 0.6 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a moderate 21°C (69°F). March is a pleasant month for swimming in La Serena though some people may prefer warmer water.

More about the March temperatures and sunshine.

Is La Serena warm in March?

Yes, La Serena is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days in March.

The average maximum temperature in La Serena in March is 20°C (67°F). The average maximum temperature is 21°C (70°) in the previous month and 18°C (64°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in La Serena in March is 16°C (61°F). The average temperature is 18°C (64°F) in the previous month and 14°C (57°F) in the next month.

More info about the March temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is La Serena in March?

The average day light hours per day in La Serena in March are 12.3. The sunshine percentage is 54% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.6 hours of sunshine per day.

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Temperature in La Serena in March

The average maximum temperature in La Serena in March is 20°C (67°F). The average maximum temperature is 21°C (70°F) in the previous month and 18°C (64°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in La Serena in March is 16°C (61°F). The average temperature is 18°C (64°F) in the previous month and 14°C (57°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in La Serena in March is 13°C (55°F). The minimum temperature is 14°C (58°F) in the previous month and 11°C (51°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in La Serena in March

During March the average day light hours are 12.3 per day in La Serena. The sunshine percentage is 54% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.6 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in La Serena in March is typically 12.9 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 La Serena in March

The average sea water temperature in La Serena in March is 20.7°C (69.3°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in La Serena in March

The average total rainfall in La Serena in March is 0.1cm (0.0inches) and on average there are 0.6 rainy days in March making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in La Serena in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in La Serena in March is 14°C (57°F) which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 15°C (58°F) in the previous month and 12°C (12°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in La Serena in March is typically 93.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 90.7% in the previous month and 93.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in La Serena in March is typically 81.4%. The average relative humidity is 77.9% in the previous month and 82.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in La Serena in March

The average maximum wind speed in La Serena in March is typically 20KM/H (13MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 22KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 18KM/H (11MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in La Serena in March is typically 7KM/H (5MPH). The average wind speed is 8KM/H (5MPH) in the previous month and 7KM/H (4MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in La Serena in March is from the West.

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