Sandusky
Ohio, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Sandusky, OH

March, the first month of the spring, in Sandusky, is a frosty month, with average temperature varying between 29.5°F (-1.4°C) and 44.2°F (6.8°C).

Temperature

In Sandusky, the average high-temperature rises, from a wintry 35.1°F (1.7°C) in February, to a frosty 44.2°F (6.8°C). In Sandusky, the average low-temperature is 29.5°F (-1.4°C).

Rainfall

In Sandusky, during 11 rainfall days, 2.5" (63.8mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Sandusky, there are 130.3 rainfall days, and 34.5" (875.3mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Sandusky. In March, in Sandusky, it is snowing for 2.1 days. Throughout March, 3" (76.2mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 17 snowfall days, and 23.3" (591.7mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In March, the average ocean temperature is 35.6°F (2°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

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 Sandusky?

In Sandusky, Ohio, in March, the average high-temperature is 44.2°F (6.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 29.5°F (-1.4°C).

How many days does it rain in March in Sandusky?

In Sandusky, Ohio, in March, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 2.5" (63.8mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Sandusky?

In Sandusky, in March, snow falls for 2.1 days, with typically accumulated 3" (76.2mm) of snow.

What is the ocean temperature in March in Sandusky?

In Sandusky, Ohio, the average seawater temperature in March is 35.6°F (2°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 Sandusky?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Sandusky have in March?

In Sandusky, Ohio, the average sunshine in March is 5h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Sandusky?

In Sandusky, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Sandusky, OH
  • Average high temperature in March: 44.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (32.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 29.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18.9°F).

Average rainfall in March - Sandusky, OH
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (4.2").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (1.7").

Average rainfall days in March - Sandusky, OH
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (12.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (9.4 days).

Average snowfall in March - Sandusky, OH
  • Average snowfall in March: 3"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (8.8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Sandusky, OH
  • Average snowfall days in March: 2.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Sandusky, OH
  • Average sea temperature in March: 36°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (34°F).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Sandusky, OH
  • 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: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in March - Sandusky, OH
  • Average UV index in March: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).