The climate in Basse-Terre during March can be summarized as warm, humid and wet.
March is in the spring in Basse-Terre and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 26°C (79°F), whilst at night 18°C (64°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||26°C 78.8°F|
|Nightly temperature||17.9°C 64.3°F|
|Average temperature||22°C 71.5°F|
|Daily sunshine||8.1 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||179 mm 7.1 ins|
|Rainy days||17 days|
|Sea temperature||26.5°C 79.8°F|
|Windspeed||19.8kph 12 mph|
On average March is the 2nd driest month of the year in Basse-Terre with around 179mm 7.1 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 17 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.1 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 Basse-Terre in March 2023.
|Hottest month:||August||28°C 82.4°F|
|Driest month:||February||149mm 5.9ins|
|Coldest month:||February||25.2°C 77.4°F|
|Wettest month:||September||385mm 15.2ins|