The climate in Halifax during March can be summarized as cold and wet.
March is in the spring in Halifax and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing 3°C (38°F), whilst at night -5°C (23°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||3.1°C 37.5°F|
|Nightly temperature||-4.9°C 23.3°F|
|Average temperature||-0.9°C 30.4°F|
|Daily sunshine||5 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||121 mm 4.8 ins|
|Rainy days||13 days|
|Sea temperature||0.3°C 32.5°F|
|Windspeed||19.4kph 12 mph|
On average March is the 5th wettest month of the year in Halifax with around 121mm 4.8 inches of rain making it a 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 5 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 Halifax in March 2023.
|Hottest month:||August||21.7°C 71.1°F|
|Driest month:||September||98mm 3.9ins|
|Coldest month:||January||-0.6°C 30.9°F|
|Wettest month:||December||160mm 6.3ins|