Weather in Australia in March 2017

Check the weather in Australia in March before you book your next holiday. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in March 2017 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall plus sunrise & sunset times for Australia.

The March weather guide for Australia shown below is for Sydney.

Weather in Australia in March

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  • 25°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Australia (Sydney)25
    25°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (53% of daylight hours) in March in Australia7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 13 days with some rainfall in March in Australia (Sydney)13
    13 days with some rainfall
  • 18°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Australia (Sydney)18
    18°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in March in Australia (Sydney)12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • Low heat & humidity in March in Australia (Sydney)L
    Low heat & humidity
  • 153 mm monthly rainfall in March in Australia (Sydney)153
    153 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in March in Australia (Sydney)9
    9 (Very High) UV index
  • 23°C sea temperature in March in Australia (Sydney)23
    23°C sea temperature

The average maximum daytime temperature in Australia in March is a warm 25°C (77°F) with low heat & humidity. There are usually 7 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 53% of the 12 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around Australia in March is 23°C (73°F).

Expect 153mm (6.0 inches) of rainfall across the whole of March with 13 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be very high (9 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 18°C (64°F). The weather in Australia in March is represented by Sydney.

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Australia sunrise & sunset times for March 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Australia in March 2017. Select a month to view Australia sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Australia sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Sydney.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st March 2017 05:43 18:32
Thursday, 2nd March 2017 05:44 18:30
Friday, 3rd March 2017 05:45 18:29
Saturday, 4th March 2017 05:45 18:28
Sunday, 5th March 2017 05:46 18:27
Monday, 6th March 2017 05:47 18:25
Tuesday, 7th March 2017 05:48 18:24
Wednesday, 8th March 2017 05:49 18:23
Thursday, 9th March 2017 05:49 18:21
Friday, 10th March 2017 05:50 18:20
Saturday, 11th March 2017 05:51 18:19
Sunday, 12th March 2017 05:52 18:17
Monday, 13th March 2017 05:53 18:16
Tuesday, 14th March 2017 05:53 18:15
Wednesday, 15th March 2017 05:54 18:13
Thursday, 16th March 2017 05:55 18:12
Friday, 17th March 2017 05:56 18:11
Saturday, 18th March 2017 05:57 18:09
Sunday, 19th March 2017 05:57 18:08
Monday, 20th March 2017 05:58 18:07
Tuesday, 21st March 2017 05:59 18:05
Wednesday, 22nd March 2017 06:00 18:04
Thursday, 23rd March 2017 06:00 18:03
Friday, 24th March 2017 06:01 18:01
Saturday, 25th March 2017 06:02 18:00
Sunday, 26th March 2017 06:03 17:59
Monday, 27th March 2017 06:03 17:57
Tuesday, 28th March 2017 06:04 17:56
Wednesday, 29th March 2017 06:05 17:55
Thursday, 30th March 2017 06:06 17:53
Friday, 31st March 2017 06:06 17:52
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