Tofino
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Tofino, Canada

March, the first month of the spring, in Tofino, is a fresh month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 2.7°C (36.9°F) and an average high of 10.1°C (50.2°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a cool 10.1°C (50.2°F). The average low-temperature, in Tofino, is 2.7°C (36.9°F).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 75.6%.

Rainfall

In Tofino, during 21.5 rainfall days, 325.7mm (12.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Tofino, Canada, there are 206.1 rainfall days, and 3237.4mm (127.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In March, in Tofino, Canada, it is snowing for 1.3 days. Throughout March, 40mm (1.6") of snow is accumulated. In Tofino, during the entire year, snow falls for 8 days, and aggregates up to 334mm (13.1") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Tofino, the average seawater temperature is 8.3°C (46.9°F).
Note: Swimming in 8.3°C (46.9°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 4.1h.

UV index

In Tofino, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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 Tofino?

In March, in Tofino, the average high-temperature is 10.1°C (50.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 2.7°C (36.9°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Tofino?

In March, the average relative humidity in Tofino, Canada, is 75.6%.

How much does it rain in Tofino in March?

In Tofino, in March, during 21.5 rainfall days, 325.7mm (12.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Tofino in March?

In Tofino, Canada, in March, during 1.3 snowfall days, 40mm (1.6") of snow is typically accumulated.

How cold is the water in March in Tofino?

In March, the average sea temperature is 8.3°C (46.9°F). Swimming in 8.3°C (46.9°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Tofino have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Tofino have in March?

In Tofino, Canada, the average sunshine in March is 4.1h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Tofino?

In Tofino, 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 the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Tofino, Canada
  • Average high temperature in March: 10.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (19.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (8.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 2.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (10.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are February and December (1.9°C).

Average humidity in March - Tofino, Canada
  • Average humidity in March: 75.6%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (84.6%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (71.3%).

Average rainfall in March - Tofino, Canada
  • Average rainfall in March: 325.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (489.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (71mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Tofino, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in March: 21.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (22.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (10 days).

Average snowfall in March - Tofino, Canada
  • Average snowfall in March: 40mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (92mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Tofino, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (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 - Tofino, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in March: 8.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is July (13.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.9°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Tofino, Canada
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.1h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.8h).

Average UV index in March - Tofino, 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).