Fort Lauderdale
Florida, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Fort Lauderdale, FL

A broad aerial view of the outstanding Fort Lauderdale in Florida, with a perfect skyline far out
A broad aerial view of the outstanding Fort Lauderdale in Florida, with a perfect skyline far out
The first month of the spring, March, is still a warm month in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, with temperature in the range of an average low of 67.8°F (19.9°C) and an average high of 75.6°F (24.2°C).

Temperature

In Fort Lauderdale, the average high-temperature in March is relatively the same as in February - a still moderately hot 75.6°F (24.2°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 67.8°F (19.9°C).

Humidity

The least humid month in Fort Lauderdale is March, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

Rainfall

In Fort Lauderdale, during March, the rain falls for 10.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.51" (13mm) of precipitation. In Fort Lauderdale, during the entire year, the rain falls for 179 days and collects up to 15.55" (395mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In March, the average ocean temperature is 75.7°F (24.3°C).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 73.4°F (23°C) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 75.7°F (24.3°C).

Daylight

In Fort Lauderdale, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 8.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Fort Lauderdale?

In Fort Lauderdale, in March, the average high-temperature is 75.6°F (24.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.8°F (19.9°C).

What is the least humid month in Fort Lauderdale?

The least humid month in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is March, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

What is the average humidity in March in Fort Lauderdale?

In March, the average relative humidity in Fort Lauderdale is 69%.

How many days does it rain in March in Fort Lauderdale?

In Fort Lauderdale, in March, during 10.1 rainfall days, 0.51" (13mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in March in Fort Lauderdale?

In Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the average seawater temperature in March is 75.7°F (24.3°C). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 75.7°F (24.3°C) water may be enjoyable.

How many hours of daylight does Fort Lauderdale have in March?

In Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Fort Lauderdale?

The average sunshine in March in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is 8.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Fort Lauderdale?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Average high temperature in March: 75.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (87.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (73°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 67.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (82°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (64.2°F).

Average humidity in March - Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Average humidity in March: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (69%).

Average rainfall in March - Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.51"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.68").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.39").

Average rainfall days in March - Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (23.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (8.3 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Average sea temperature in March: 75.8°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86.3°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (74.2°F).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.3).

Average UV index in March - Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Average UV index in March: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 5).