March weather forecast
Berkeley, CA

the neon-lit iconic Berkeley University Sather Tower in California
the neon-lit iconic Berkeley University Sather Tower in California

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Berkeley, is an enjoyable month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 46.4°F (8°C) and an average high of 60.8°F (16°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - an enjoyable 60.8°F (16°C). The average low-temperature, in Berkeley, is 46.4°F (8°C).

Humidity

March is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 75%.

Rainfall

In Berkeley, California, during 8.7 rainfall days, 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Berkeley, during the entire year, the rain falls for 55.6 days and collects up to 5.24" (133mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March in Berkeley, California, is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 6:40 am and sunset at 6:02 pm PST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:55 am and sunset at 7:30 pm PDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from PST to PDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from PDT to PST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 7.8h.

UV index

In Berkeley, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Berkeley?

In March, in Berkeley, California, the average high-temperature is 60.8°F (16°C), and the average low-temperature is 46.4°F (8°C).

What is the most humid month in Berkeley?

March is the most humid month in Berkeley, California, with an average relative humidity of 75%.

What is the average humidity in March in Berkeley?

The average relative humidity in March in Berkeley, California, is 75%.

How much does it rain in Berkeley in March?

In Berkeley, during March, the rain falls for 8.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in March in Berkeley?

In March, the average day length in Berkeley is 11h and 59min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Berkeley?

On the first day of March in Berkeley, sunrise is at 6:40 am and sunset at 6:02 pm PST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:55 am and sunset at 7:30 pm PDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Berkeley?

On Sunday, March 12. 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from PST to PDT. DST ends Sunday, November 5. 2023, at 2:00 am.

How many hours of sunshine does Berkeley have in March?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Berkeley, California, is 7.8h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Berkeley?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Berkeley, California, is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Berkeley, CA

Average temperature in March - Berkeley, CA
  • Average high temperature in March: 60.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (76.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (55.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 46.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (56.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (44.2°F).

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Average pressure in March
Berkeley, CA

Average pressure in March - Berkeley, CA
  • Average pressure in March: 30.07"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June, August and September (29.92"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Berkeley, CA

Average wind speed in March - Berkeley, CA
  • Average wind speed in March: 6.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (5mph).

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Average humidity in March
Berkeley, CA

Average humidity in March - Berkeley, CA
  • Average humidity in March: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (64%).

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Average rainfall in March
Berkeley, CA

Average rainfall in March - Berkeley, CA
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.71"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (1.1").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0.08").

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Average rainfall days in March
Berkeley, CA

Average rainfall days in March - Berkeley, CA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (8.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (1.5 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Berkeley, CA

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Berkeley, CA
  • Average daylight in March: 11h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 45min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 35min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Berkeley, CA

Average sunshine days in March - Berkeley, CA
  • Average sunshine days in March: 21.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (26 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (20.5 days).

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Average UV index in March
Berkeley, CA

Average UV index in March - Berkeley, CA
  • Average UV index in March: 4

The months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in March
Berkeley, CA

Average cloud cover in March - Berkeley, CA
  • Average cloud cover in March: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 11).

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Average visibility in March
Berkeley, CA

Average visibility in March - Berkeley, CA
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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