March weather forecast
Jacksonville, FL

Water geysers at the fountain of Jacksonville in Florida, USA, with the cityscape
Water geysers at the fountain of Jacksonville in Florida, USA, with the cityscape

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is an agreeable month in Jacksonville, Florida, with temperature in the range of an average high of 73.2°F (22.9°C) and an average low of 55.6°F (13.1°C).

Temperature

In Jacksonville, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases from an enjoyable 67.5°F (19.7°C) in February to a pleasant 73.2°F (22.9°C). The average low-temperature, in Jacksonville, is 55.6°F (13.1°C).

Humidity

March is the least humid month in Jacksonville, Florida, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 11.3 days. Throughout March, 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 172.6 rainfall days, and 25.35" (644mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through November are months without snowfall.

Ocean temperature

In March, the average ocean temperature in Jacksonville is 62.4°F (16.9°C).
Note: Swimming in 62.4°F (16.9°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 12h and 1min.
On the first day of March in Jacksonville, sunrise is at 6:52 am and sunset at 6:25 pm EST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:16 am and sunset at 7:44 pm EDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from EDT to EST.

Sunshine

In Jacksonville, the average sunshine in March is 8.2h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Jacksonville?

In March, the average high-temperature is 73.2°F (22.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 55.6°F (13.1°C).

What is the least humid month in Jacksonville?

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

What is the average humidity in March in Jacksonville?

In March, the average relative humidity in Jacksonville, Florida, is 69%.

How many days does it rain in March in Jacksonville?

In Jacksonville, Florida, in March, it is raining for 11.3 days, with typically 1.38" (35mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Jacksonville?

In Jacksonville, Florida, snow does not fall in January through November.

How cold is the water in March in Jacksonville?

In Jacksonville, in March, the average water temperature is 62.4°F (16.9°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 62.4°F (16.9°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

How many hours of daylight does Jacksonville have in March?

In Jacksonville, the average day length in March is 12h and 1min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Jacksonville?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:52 am and sunset at 6:25 pm EST. On the last day of the month, in Jacksonville, Florida, sunrise is at 7:16 am and sunset at 7:44 pm EDT.

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

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from EST to EDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Jacksonville?

In March, the average sunshine duration is 8.2h.

How high is the UV index in March in Jacksonville?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Jacksonville, Florida, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average temperature in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • Average high temperature in March: 73.2°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (63.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 55.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (76.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (47.8°F).

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Average pressure in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average pressure in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June, August and September (29.98"Hg).

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Average wind speed in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average wind speed in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • Average wind speed in March: 6.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average humidity in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • Average humidity in March: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (69%).

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Average rainfall in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average rainfall in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.38"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.66").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.1").

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Average rainfall days in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average rainfall days in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (23.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9 days).

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Average snowfall days in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average snowfall days in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (0.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average sea temperature in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • Average sea temperature in March: 62.4°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (83.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (60.4°F).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 4min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 14min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average sunshine days in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 17.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (18.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average UV index in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • Average UV index in March: 5

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average cloud cover in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • Average cloud cover in March: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 39).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in March
Jacksonville, FL

Average visibility in March - Jacksonville, FL
  • 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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