Newark
New Jersey, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

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
The first month of the spring, March, is a cool month in Newark, New Jersey, with temperature in the range of an average high of 50.7°F (10.4°C) and an average low of 33.6°F (0.9°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a wintry 42.3°F (5.7°C) in February, to a fresh 50.7°F (10.4°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 33.6°F (0.9°C).

Rainfall

In Newark, New Jersey, during March, the rain falls for 11 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.2" (106.2mm) of precipitation. In Newark, during the entire year, the rain falls for 122.2 days and collects up to 46.2" (1174.3mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Newark.

Ocean temperature

In March, the average ocean temperature in Newark is 40.1°F (4.5°C). 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, New Jersey, is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Newark is 7h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Newark?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Newark, New Jersey, is 50.7°F (10.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 33.6°F (0.9°C).

How much does it rain in Newark in March?

In Newark, New Jersey, in March, during 11 rainfall days, 4.2" (106.2mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Newark in March?

In Newark, during March, snow falls for 2.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.4" (111.8mm) of snow.

What is the water temperature in March in Newark?

In Newark, New Jersey, the average seawater temperature in March is 40.1°F (4.5°C). 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.

What is the average length of the day in March in Newark?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Newark have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Newark, New Jersey, is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Newark?

In Newark, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average high temperature in March: 50.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 33.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.5°F).

Average rainfall in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average rainfall in March: 4.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.9").

Average rainfall days in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (11.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (8.6 days).

Average snowfall in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average snowfall in March: 4.4"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (9.5").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in March: 2.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5 days).
Months with the lowest number of 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 shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in March - Newark, NJ
  • Average UV index in March: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).