Jamaica
New York, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Jamaica, NY

The first month of the spring, March, is a chilly month in Jamaica, New York, with average temperature fluctuating between 45.1°F (7.3°C) and 36°F (2.2°C).

Temperature

In Jamaica, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases, from a cold 39.4°F (4.1°C) in February, to a chilly 45.1°F (7.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Jamaica, is 36°F (2.2°C).

Humidity

In Jamaica, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In Jamaica, in March, it is raining for 10.1 days, with typically 1.3" (33mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 135.3 rainfall days, and 18.62" (473mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, October through December. The month with the most snowfall in Jamaica is March when snow falls for 3.3 days and typically aggregates up to 1.02" (26mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In March, the average ocean 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 is 6.5h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Jamaica are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in March in Jamaica?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Jamaica, is 45.1°F (7.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 36°F (2.2°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Jamaica?

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

How many days does it rain in March in Jamaica?

In March, in Jamaica, New York, the rain falls for 10.1 days. Throughout March, 1.3" (33mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Jamaica?

March is the last month it regularly snows in Jamaica, New York. During 3.3 snowfall days, in March, Jamaica aggregates 1.02" (26mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Jamaica?

The month with the most snowfall in Jamaica is March when snow falls for 3.3 days and typically aggregates up to 1.02" (26mm) of snow.

What is the water temperature in March in Jamaica?

In March, the average ocean temperature in Jamaica is 40.6°F (4.8°C). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Jamaica have in March?

In March, the average sunshine is 6.5h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in March in Jamaica?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Jamaica, New York, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Jamaica, NY
  • Average high temperature in March: 45.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 36°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (71.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28.2°F).

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

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

Average rainfall in March - Jamaica, NY
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.3"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are July and August (2.32").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.91").

Average rainfall days in March - Jamaica, NY
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (7.3 days).

Average snowfall in March - Jamaica, NY
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.02"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (1.02").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Jamaica, NY
  • Average snowfall days in March: 3.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Jamaica, 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).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Jamaica, NY
  • 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: 6.5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

Average UV index in March - Jamaica, 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).