Gloucester Point
Virginia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Gloucester Point, VA

The first month of the spring, March, is a cool month in Gloucester Point, Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 40.8°F (4.9°C) and an average high of 54.1°F (12.3°C).

Temperature

In Gloucester Point, the average high-temperature in March is relatively the same as in February - a fresh 54.1°F (12.3°C). In March, in Gloucester Point, the average low-temperature is 40.8°F (4.9°C).

Humidity

In Gloucester Point, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 15.3 days. Throughout March, 2.8" (71mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Gloucester Point, Virginia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 165.3 days and collects up to 34.25" (870mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, November and December. March is the last month it regularly snows in Gloucester Point. During 1.2 snowfall days, Gloucester Point aggregates 0.63" (16mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Gloucester Point, Virginia, there are 8.3 snowfall days, and 4.13" (105mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In March, the average ocean temperature in Gloucester Point is 46°F (7.8°C).
Note: 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 6.9h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. 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 Gloucester Point?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Gloucester Point, Virginia, is 54.1°F (12.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 40.8°F (4.9°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Gloucester Point?

In March, the average relative humidity in Gloucester Point, Virginia, is 75%.

How much does it rain in Gloucester Point in March?

In March, in Gloucester Point, Virginia, the rain falls for 15.3 days. Throughout March, 2.8" (71mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Gloucester Point?

March is the last month it regularly snows in Gloucester Point. During 1.2 snowfall days, in March, Gloucester Point aggregates 0.63" (16mm) of snow.

How cold is the water in March in Gloucester Point?

In Gloucester Point, Virginia, in March, the average water temperature is 46°F (7.8°C). Swimming in 46°F (7.8°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Gloucester Point have in March?

In Gloucester Point, Virginia, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Gloucester Point?

The average sunshine in March is 6.9h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Gloucester Point?

In Gloucester Point, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average high temperature in March: 54.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (45.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 40.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32.5°F).

Average humidity in March - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average humidity in March: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (72%).

Average rainfall in March - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.62").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (2.4").

Average rainfall days in March - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average rainfall days in March: 15.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (9.6 days).

Average snowfall in March - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average snowfall in March: 0.63"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.34").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average sea temperature in March: 46°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (79.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (43.1°F).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average UV index in March - Gloucester Point, VA
  • Average UV index in March: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).