The climate in Port Douglas during March can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.
March is in the fall / autumn in Port Douglas and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (87°F), whilst at night 24°C (76°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||30.7°C 87.2°F|
|Nightly temperature||24.2°C 75.5°F|
|Average temperature||27.4°C 81.3°F|
|Daily sunshine||6.6 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||402 mm 15.8 ins|
|Rainy days||13 days|
|Sea temperature||28.6°C 83.5°F|
|Windspeed||17.3kph 11 mph|
On average March is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Port Douglas with around 402mm 15.8 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.6 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in March 2019.
|Hottest month:||January||31.8°C 89.2°F|
|Driest month:||August||27mm 1.1ins|
|Coldest month:||July||25.3°C 77.5°F|
|Wettest month:||January||424mm 16.7ins|