March weather forecast and climate
Long Beach, CA

A colorful sunset sky over the Pacific Ocean in Long Beach, California
A colorful sunset sky over the Pacific Ocean in Long Beach, California

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Long Beach, is also an enjoyable month, with average temperature fluctuating between 66.4°F (19.1°C) and 53.1°F (11.7°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a still comfortable 66.4°F (19.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Long Beach, is 53.1°F (11.7°C).

Humidity

In Long Beach, California, the average relative humidity is 64%.

Rainfall

In Long Beach, California, in March, during 6 rainfall days, 0.67" (17mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Long Beach, during the entire year, the rain falls for 47.2 days and collects up to 5.59" (142mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In Long Beach, the average seawater temperature is 58.5°F (14.7°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Long Beach is 8.8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Long Beach is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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 Long Beach?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 66.4°F (19.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 53.1°F (11.7°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Long Beach?

The average relative humidity in March is 64%.

How much does it rain in Long Beach in March?

In March, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout March, 0.67" (17mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in March in Long Beach?

In Long Beach, in March, the average water temperature is 58.5°F (14.7°C). At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Long Beach have in March?

In Long Beach, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Long Beach have in March?

In Long Beach, California, the average sunshine in March is 8.8h.

How high is the UV index in March in Long Beach?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Long Beach, California, is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Long Beach, CA

Average temperature in March - Long Beach, CA
  • Average high temperature in March: 66.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (79.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (63.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 53.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (64.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (52°F).

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Average pressure in March
Long Beach, CA

Average pressure in March - Long Beach, CA
  • Average pressure in March: 30.03"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.1").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and September (29.89").

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Average wind speed in March
Long Beach, CA

Average wind speed in March - Long Beach, CA
  • Average wind speed in March: 5.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are September and October (5mph).

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Average humidity in March
Long Beach, CA

Average humidity in March - Long Beach, CA
  • Average humidity in March: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (71%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (55%).

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Average rainfall in March
Long Beach, CA

Average rainfall in March - Long Beach, CA
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.67"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (1.14").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.08").

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Average rainfall days in March
Long Beach, CA

Average rainfall days in March - Long Beach, CA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (1.8 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Long Beach, CA

Average sea temperature in March - Long Beach, CA
  • Average sea temperature in March: 58.4°F

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July and August (67.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (58.3°F).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Long Beach, CA

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Long Beach, CA
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.8h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 6.8).

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Average sunshine days in March
Long Beach, CA

Average sunshine days in March - Long Beach, CA
  • Average sunshine days in March: 24.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (25.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (20.8 days).

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Average UV index in March
Long Beach, CA

Average UV index in March - Long Beach, CA
  • Average UV index in March: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July, August and September (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in March
Long Beach, CA

Average cloud cover in March - Long Beach, CA
  • Average cloud cover in March: 22

Months with the most cloud cover are March and December (Cloud cover 22).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 7).

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Average visibility in March
Long Beach, CA

Average visibility in March - Long Beach, CA
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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