Weather in Channel Islands in March

So you're interested in going to Channel Islands in March

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

Temperature in Channel Islands in March

The average maximum temperature in Channel Islands in March is 10°. The average maximum temperature is in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

The average temperature in Channel Islands in March is . The average temperature ranges is in the previous month and 10° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Channel Islands in March is . The minimum temperature is in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Channel Islands in March

The average day light hours per day in Channel Islands in March are 11.9 and there are 5.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Channel Islands in March is typically 3.2 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 Channel Islands in March

The average sea water temperature in Channel Islands in March is 8.6° which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit.

Rainfall in Channel Islands in March

The average total rainfall in Channel Islands in March is 0.4cm and on average there are 16.6 rainy days in March making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Channel Islands in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Channel Islands in March is which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is in the previous month and in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Channel Islands in March is typically 93.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 93.8% in the previous month and 94.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Channel Islands in March is typically 81.6%. The average relative humidity is 83% in the previous month and 80.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Channel Islands in March

The average maximum wind speed in Channel Islands in March is typically 32kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 33kmh in the previous month and 29kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Channel Islands in March is typically 22kmh. The average wind speed is 23kmh in the previous month and 19kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Channel Islands in March is from the North West.