Gaspé
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Gaspé, Canada

March, the first month of the spring, in Gaspé, is a cold month, with average temperature varying between -10°C (14°F) and 0°C (32°F).

Temperature

In Gaspé, the average high-temperature increases, from a subzero cold -5°C (23°F) in February, to a wintry 0°C (32°F). In March, in Gaspé, the average low-temperature is -10°C (14°F).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout March, 96mm (3.8") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 145 rainfall days, and 1134mm (44.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The month with the coldest seawater is March, with an average sea temperature of -1.4°C (29.5°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In Gaspé, the average sunshine in March is 5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average 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.

What is the temperature in March in Gaspé?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 0°C (32°F), while the average low-temperature is -10°C (14°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Gaspé?

In March, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout March, 96mm (3.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

What month is the sea coldest in Gaspé?

With an average sea temperature of -1.4°C (29.5°F), March is the month with the coldest seawater.

What is the water temperature in March in Gaspé?

In Gaspé, in March, the average water temperature is -1.4°C (29.5°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

How many hours of daylight does Gaspé have in March?

In March, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Gaspé?

The average sunshine in March in Gaspé is 5h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Gaspé?

In Gaspé, Canada, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average high temperature in March: 0°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (22°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-6°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -10°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (11°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-17°C).

Average rainfall in March - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average rainfall in March: 96mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (116mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (65mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (10 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in March: -1.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (15.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (-1.4°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in March - Gaspé, Canada
  • 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, February, November and December (UV index 1).