March weather forecast and climate
Newark, NJ

A mirrored reflection of Newark City in New Jersey, on the Passaic River
A mirrored reflection of Newark City in New Jersey, on the Passaic River
March, the first month of the spring, in Newark, is a frosty month, with average temperature ranging between min 34.3°F (1.3°C) and max 46.8°F (8.2°C).

Temperature

In Newark, New Jersey, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a wintry 39.2°F (4°C) in February, to a chilly 46.8°F (8.2°C). In Newark, New Jersey, in March, the average low-temperature is 34.3°F (1.3°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In Newark, during 13.6 rainfall days, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Newark, there are 161.1 rainfall days, and 30.67" (779mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall. The month with the most snowfall in Newark is March when snow falls for 4.3 days and typically aggregates up to 3.46" (88mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In Newark, the average water temperature is 40.1°F (4.5°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Newark is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 6.3h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Newark?

In March, in Newark, New Jersey, the average high-temperature is 46.8°F (8.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 34.3°F (1.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Newark?

In Newark, the average relative humidity in March is 73%.

How much does it rain in Newark in March?

In Newark, New Jersey, in March, it is raining for 13.6 days, with typically 2.76" (70mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Newark?

In Newark, New Jersey, in March, during 4.3 snowfall days, 3.46" (88mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Newark?

The month with the most snowfall in Newark is March when snow falls for 4.3 days and typically aggregates up to 3.46" (88mm) of snow.

What is the ocean temperature in March in Newark?

In Newark, New Jersey, in March, the average water temperature is 40.1°F (4.5°C). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

How many hours of daylight does Newark have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Newark?

In March, the average sunshine in Newark is 6.3h.

When is the lowest UV index in Newark?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Newark.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Newark?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Newark, New Jersey, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average high temperature in March: 46.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 34.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.7°F).

Average pressure in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average pressure in March: 30.06"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.11").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

Average wind speed in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.3mph).

Average humidity in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average humidity in March: 73%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, May, October and December (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and August (72%).

Average rainfall in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.76"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are July and December (3.19").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.65").

Average rainfall days in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and July (17.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.5 days).

Average snowfall in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average snowfall in March: 3.46"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (3.46").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in March: 4.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average sea temperature in March: 40.2°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (74.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (39.7°F).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

Average sunshine days in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in March: 13.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.4 days).

Average UV index in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average UV index in March: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in March: 47

Months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 47).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in March - Newark, NJ
  • 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).