Southern Shores
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Southern Shores, NC

Ocean temperature

In Marzo, the average ocean temperature in Southern Shores, North Carolina, is 47.8°F (8.8°C).
Note: Swimming in 47.8°F (8.8°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In Southern Shores, the average length of the day in Marzo is 12h.

What is the ocean temperature in Marzo in Southern Shores?

In Southern Shores, the average seawater temperature in Marzo is 47.8°F (8.8°C). At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Southern Shores have in Marzo?

In Southern Shores, the average length of the day in Marzo is 12h.
Average sea temperature in March - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average sea temperature in March: 47.9°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (80.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (45.2°F).

Average daylight in March - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).