March weather forecast and climate
Melbourne, FL

A long pier and sun shed on the Indian River in Melbourne, Florida
A long pier and sun shed on the Indian River in Melbourne, Florida

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a warm month in Melbourne, Florida, with average temperature ranging between max 73.6°F (23.1°C) and min 63.5°F (17.5°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a warm 73.6°F (23.1°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 63.5°F (17.5°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 72%, March is the least humid month in Melbourne.

Rainfall

In Melbourne, during 10.6 rainfall days, 0.67" (17mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Melbourne, there are 176.1 rainfall days, and 22.28" (566mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In March, the average ocean temperature is 73°F (22.8°C).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 73°F (22.8°C) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 82.4°F (28°C).)

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Melbourne, the average sunshine is 8.6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Melbourne is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Melbourne?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Melbourne, is 73.6°F (23.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 63.5°F (17.5°C).

What is the least humid month in Melbourne?

The least humid month in Melbourne, Florida, is March, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

What is the average humidity in March in Melbourne?

The average relative humidity in March in Melbourne, Florida, is 72%.

How much does it rain in Melbourne in March?

In March, the rain falls for 10.6 days. Throughout March, 0.67" (17mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in March in Melbourne?

In March, the average ocean temperature in Melbourne, Florida, is 73°F (22.8°C). 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 73°F (22.8°C).

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Melbourne have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Melbourne is 8.6h.

How high is the UV index in March in Melbourne?

In Melbourne, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Melbourne, FL

Average temperature in March - Melbourne, FL
  • Average high temperature in March: 73.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (87.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (69.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 63.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (78.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (58.6°F).

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Average pressure in March
Melbourne, FL

Average pressure in March - Melbourne, FL
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.97").

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Average wind speed in March
Melbourne, FL

Average wind speed in March - Melbourne, FL
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is November (10.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.9mph).

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Average humidity in March
Melbourne, FL

Average humidity in March - Melbourne, FL
  • Average humidity in March: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (72%).

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Average rainfall in March
Melbourne, FL

Average rainfall in March - Melbourne, FL
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.67"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.29").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.59").

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Average rainfall days in March
Melbourne, FL

Average rainfall days in March - Melbourne, FL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (23.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (8.2 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Melbourne, FL

Average sea temperature in March - Melbourne, FL
  • Average sea temperature in March: 73°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (84.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (71.4°F).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.1h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Melbourne, FL

Average sunshine days in March - Melbourne, FL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 18.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (4.7 days).

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Average UV index in March
Melbourne, FL

Average UV index in March - Melbourne, 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, February and December (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in March
Melbourne, FL

Average cloud cover in March - Melbourne, FL
  • Average cloud cover in March: 27

Months with the most cloud cover are November and December (Cloud cover 34).
Months with the least cloud cover are April and May (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in March
Melbourne, FL

Average visibility in March - Melbourne, FL
  • 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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