March weather forecast and climate
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

A pathway secured by a wooden fence on the perfect white sandy beach of Santa Rosa, Florida
A pathway secured by a wooden fence on the perfect white sandy beach of Santa Rosa, Florida
March, the first month of the spring, in Santa Rosa Beach, is a pleasant month, with average temperature ranging between max 68.2°F (20.1°C) and min 56.8°F (13.8°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - an agreeable 68.2°F (20.1°C). In Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, the average low-temperature is 56.8°F (13.8°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 74%.

Rainfall

In Santa Rosa Beach, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 2.2" (56mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Santa Rosa Beach, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.2 days and collects up to 36.34" (923mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Santa Rosa Beach snow does not fall in February through December.

Ocean temperature

In Santa Rosa Beach, the average seawater temperature in March is 66.2°F (19°C).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 66.2°F (19°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).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 7.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Santa Rosa Beach is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary 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 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.

What is the temperature in March in Santa Rosa Beach?

In Santa Rosa Beach, in March, the average high-temperature is 68.2°F (20.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 56.8°F (13.8°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Santa Rosa Beach?

In Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, the average relative humidity in March is 74%.

How many days does it rain in March in Santa Rosa Beach?

In Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, in March, during 11.8 rainfall days, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Santa Rosa Beach?

In Santa Rosa Beach snow does not fall in February through December.

What is the ocean temperature in March in Santa Rosa Beach?

In March, the average ocean temperature is 66.2°F (19°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 66.2°F (19°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).

What is the average length of the day in March in Santa Rosa Beach?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Santa Rosa Beach have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Santa Rosa Beach is 7.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Santa Rosa Beach?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Santa Rosa Beach is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average high temperature in March: 68.2°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 56.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (79.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (48°F).

Average pressure in March - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average pressure in March: 30.09"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is August (29.97").

Average wind speed in March - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7mph).

Average humidity in March - Santa Rosa 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 (68%).

Average rainfall in March - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.84").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (1.54").

Average rainfall days in March - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (23.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

Average snowfall in March - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average snowfall in March: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.04").
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0 days

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

Average sea temperature in March - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average sea temperature in March: 66°F

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July and August (84°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (64°F).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Santa Rosa 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: 7.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.5).

Average sunshine days in March - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average sunshine days in March: 18 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.2 days).

Average UV index in March - Santa Rosa 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 - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average cloud cover in March: 32

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in March - Santa Rosa 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).