March weather forecast and climate
Brooklyn, NY

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Brooklyn, is a frosty month, with average temperature varying between 45.9°F (7.7°C) and 35.2°F (1.8°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a cold 39.7°F (4.3°C) in February, to a chilly 45.9°F (7.7°C). The average low-temperature, in March, is 35.2°F (1.8°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Brooklyn, during March, the rain falls for 8.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.67" (17mm) of precipitation. In Brooklyn, during the entire year, the rain falls for 110.8 days and collects up to 10.39" (264mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Brooklyn are January through April and December. March is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 2.8 days and accumulates 0.55" (14mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In Brooklyn, the average water temperature is 40.6°F (4.8°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Brooklyn is 6.4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Brooklyn are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Brooklyn?

In Brooklyn, in March, the average high-temperature is 45.9°F (7.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 35.2°F (1.8°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Brooklyn?

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

How much does it rain in Brooklyn in March?

In Brooklyn, during March, the rain falls for 8.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.67" (17mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Brooklyn in March?

In Brooklyn, in March, during 2.8 snowfall days, 0.55" (14mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Brooklyn?

March is the month with the most snowfall in Brooklyn. Snow falls for 2.8 days and accumulates 0.55" (14mm) of snow.

What is the water temperature in March in Brooklyn?

In March, the average ocean temperature in Brooklyn, New York, is 40.6°F (4.8°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 Brooklyn?

The average length of the day in March in Brooklyn, New York, is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Brooklyn?

The average sunshine in March is 6.4h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Brooklyn?

Months with the lowest UV index in Brooklyn, New York, are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in March in Brooklyn?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Brooklyn is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average temperature in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average high temperature in March: 45.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 35.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.7°F).

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Average pressure in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average pressure in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average pressure in March: 30.05"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.1").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average wind speed in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average wind speed in March: 10.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.4mph).

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Average humidity in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average humidity in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average humidity in March: 73%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, May and June (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and November (72%).

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Average rainfall in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average rainfall in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.67"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.34").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.51").

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Average rainfall days in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average rainfall days in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.9 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average snowfall in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.55"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (0.55").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average snowfall days in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average snowfall days in March: 2.8 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (3.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average sea temperature in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average sea temperature in March: 40.7°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 (39.9°F).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • 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: 6.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average sunshine days in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average sunshine days in March: 19.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (16 days).

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Average UV index in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average UV index in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • 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).

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Average cloud cover in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average cloud cover in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • Average cloud cover in March: 47

Months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in March
Brooklyn, NY

Average visibility in March - Brooklyn, NY
  • 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).

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