Edinburgh weather in March 2021

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  • 8°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Edinburgh8
    8°C max day temperature
  • 3 hours of sunshine per day
  • 18 days with some rainfall in March in Edinburgh18
    18 days with some rainfall
  • 1°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Edinburgh1
    1°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in March in Edinburgh12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in March in Edinburgh0
    No heat & humidity
  • 57 mm monthly rainfall in March in Edinburgh57
    57 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in March in Edinburgh2
    2 (Low) UV index
  • 6°C sea temperature in March in Edinburgh6
    6°C sea temperature
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The March weather guide for Edinburgh, Scotland shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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How warm is it in Edinburgh in March?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 8°C in Edinburgh in March, falling to 1°C at night.

How sunny is it in Edinburgh in March?

There are normally 3 hours of bright sunshine each day in Edinburgh in March - that's 27% of daylight hours.

Is the sea cold around Edinburgh in March?

The average sea temperature around Edinburgh in March is 6°C.

Does it rain in Edinburgh in March?

There are usually 18 days with some rain in Edinburgh in March and the average monthly rainfall is 57mm.

Edinburgh sunrise & sunset times for March 2021

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Edinburgh in March 2021. Select a month to view Edinburgh sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Monday, 1st March 2021 07:04 17:47
Tuesday, 16th March 2021 06:25 18:19
Wednesday, 31st March 2021 06:46 19:49
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Where is warm in Scotland in March for 2021/2022?

Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in Scotland in March. Select a destination to see more weather parameters.

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