The climate in Puerto Plata during March can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.
March is in the spring in Puerto Plata and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 29°C (84°F), whilst at night 18°C (64°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||29.1°C 84.4°F|
|Nightly temperature||17.5°C 63.5°F|
|Average temperature||23.3°C 73.9°F|
|Daily sunshine||7.6 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||122 mm 4.8 ins|
|Rainy days||10 days|
|Sea temperature||26.1°C 78.9°F|
|Windspeed||10.4kph 7 mph|
On average March is the 6th driest month of the year in Puerto Plata with around 122mm 4.8 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 10 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.6 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 Puerto Plata in March 2023.
|Hottest month:||August||32.2°C 90°F|
|Driest month:||July||62mm 2.4ins|
|Coldest month:||January||27.5°C 81.5°F|
|Wettest month:||December||246mm 9.7ins|