March weather forecast
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

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Santa Rosa Beach, is a pleasant month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 56.8°F (13.8°C) and 68.2°F (20.1°C).

Temperature

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

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In March, in Santa Rosa Beach, the rain falls for 11.8 days. Throughout March, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, 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: Swimming in 66.2°F (19°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 Santa Rosa Beach, the average length of the day in March is 12h and 1min.
On the first day of March in Santa Rosa Beach, sunrise is at 6:10 am and sunset at 5:43 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:34 am and sunset at 7:03 pm CDT.
Note: On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from CDT to CST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, is 7.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Santa Rosa Beach is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health 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 Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

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 much does it rain in Santa Rosa Beach in March?

In Santa Rosa Beach, in March, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 2.2" (56mm) of accumulated precipitation.

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 in Santa Rosa Beach 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).

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

In Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, the average day length in March is 12h and 1min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Santa Rosa Beach?

On the first day of March in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, sunrise is at 6:10 am and sunset at 5:43 pm CST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:34 am and sunset at 7:03 pm CDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in March in Santa Rosa Beach?

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, and the time zone changes from CST to CDT. DST ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in March in Santa Rosa Beach?

The average sunshine duration in March in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, is 7.7h.

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

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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).

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Average pressure in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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

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

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Average wind speed in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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).

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Average humidity in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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%).

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Average rainfall in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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").

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Average rainfall days in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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).

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Average snowfall in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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

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

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Average snowfall days in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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).
The months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 5min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 13min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h and 6min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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).

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Average UV index in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

Average UV index in March - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average UV index in March: 5

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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

The 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).

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Average visibility in March
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

Average visibility in March - Santa Rosa Beach, 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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