March weather forecast and climate
Panama City Beach, FL

The first month of the spring, March, is a pleasant month in Panama City Beach, Florida, with average temperature varying between 68.9°F (20.5°C) and 56.1°F (13.4°C).

Temperature

In Panama City Beach, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a comfortable 63.5°F (17.5°C) in February, to a pleasant 68.9°F (20.5°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 56.1°F (13.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Panama City Beach, Florida, is 74%.

Rainfall

In Panama City Beach, Florida, in March, during 10.8 rainfall days, 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Panama City Beach, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.1 days and collects up to 35.83" (910mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January and March are months with snowfall in Panama City Beach. Months with the most snowfall days in Panama City Beach, Florida, are January and March, with an average of 0.1 snowfall days.

Ocean temperature

In March, the average ocean temperature is 65.5°F (18.6°C).
Note: For most, swimming in 65.5°F (18.6°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

Daylight

In Panama City Beach, Florida, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 7.8h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 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 strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in March in Panama City Beach?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Panama City Beach, Florida, is 68.9°F (20.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 56.1°F (13.4°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Panama City Beach?

In Panama City Beach, Florida, the average relative humidity in March is 74%.

How much does it rain in Panama City Beach in March?

In Panama City Beach, in March, it is raining for 10.8 days, with typically 2.28" (58mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Panama City Beach?

March is the first month it typically snows in Panama City Beach, Florida. Throughout March, there are 0.1 snowfall days.

What is the snowiest month in Panama City Beach?

Months with the most snowfall days are January and March, with an average of 0.1 snowfall days.

How cold is the water in March in Panama City Beach?

In Panama City Beach, in March, the average water temperature is 65.5°F (18.6°C). For most, swimming in 65.5°F (18.6°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

How many hours of daylight does Panama City Beach have in March?

In March, the average length of the day in Panama City Beach, Florida, is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Panama City Beach?

In March, the average sunshine in Panama City Beach is 7.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Panama City Beach?

In Panama City Beach, Florida, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Panama City Beach, FL
  • Average high temperature in March: 68.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (60.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 56.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (78.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (47.7°F).

Average pressure in March - Panama City Beach, FL
  • Average pressure in March: 30.1"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June, August and September (29.98").

Average wind speed in March - Panama City Beach, FL
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.5mph).

Average humidity in March - Panama City Beach, FL
  • Average humidity in March: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

Average rainfall in March - Panama City Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.28"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.04").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.69").

Average rainfall days in March - Panama City Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (23.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

Average snowfall days in March - Panama City Beach, FL
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.1 days

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

Average sea temperature in March - Panama City Beach, FL
  • Average sea temperature in March: 65.6°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (62.9°F).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Panama City Beach, FL
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.8h

Months with the most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.7h).

Average sunshine days in March - Panama City Beach, FL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 18.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (5.7 days).

Average UV index in March - Panama City Beach, FL
  • Average UV index in March: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in March - Panama City Beach, FL
  • Average cloud cover in March: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 38).
Months with the least cloud cover are May and October (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in March - Panama City Beach, 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).