Tarpon Springs
Florida, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Tarpon Springs, FL

Numerous boats docked on the shores of Tarpon Springs in Florida, and the dramatic sky above is colorful from the rays of the warm, setting sun
Numerous boats docked on the shores of Tarpon Springs in Florida, and the dramatic sky above is colorful from the rays of the warm, setting sun
March, the first month of the spring, in Tarpon Springs, is still a pleasant month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 60.6°F (15.9°C) and an average high of 72.1°F (22.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a still agreeable 72.1°F (22.3°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 60.6°F (15.9°C).

Humidity

In Tarpon Springs, Florida, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Tarpon Springs, Florida, is March when the rain falls for 6.8 days and typically collects 0.2" (5mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In Tarpon Springs, in March, the average water temperature is 65.1°F (18.4°C).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 65.1°F (18.4°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 in Tarpon Springs is 12h.

Sunshine

In Tarpon Springs, the average sunshine is 8.8h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Tarpon Springs?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 72.1°F (22.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 60.6°F (15.9°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Tarpon Springs?

The average relative humidity in March in Tarpon Springs, Florida, is 73%.

How much does it rain in Tarpon Springs in March?

In Tarpon Springs, Florida, during March, the rain falls for 6.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.2" (5mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Tarpon Springs?

March is the month with the least rainfall in Tarpon Springs, Florida. Rain falls for 6.8 days and accumulates 0.2" (5mm) of precipitation.

How cold is the water in March in Tarpon Springs?

In March, the average ocean temperature in Tarpon Springs is 65.1°F (18.4°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 65.1°F (18.4°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 Tarpon Springs?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Tarpon Springs have in March?

In Tarpon Springs, Florida, the average sunshine in March is 8.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Tarpon Springs?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Tarpon Springs, FL
  • Average high temperature in March: 72.1°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 (66°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 60.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (80.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (54.5°F).

Average humidity in March - Tarpon Springs, FL
  • Average humidity in March: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (72%).

Average rainfall in March - Tarpon Springs, FL
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.77").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (0.2").

Average rainfall days in March - Tarpon Springs, FL
  • Average rainfall days in March: 6.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (5.5 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Tarpon Springs, FL
  • Average sea temperature in March: 65.1°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (61.1°F).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.8h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

Average UV index in March - Tarpon Springs, FL
  • Average UV index in March: 6

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