Amsterdam weather in March (Noord-Holland, Netherlands)

People don't tend to visit Amsterdam in March since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Amsterdam in March lies at 10.2°C (50.36°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 3.9°C (39.02°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during March is moderate with an average of 61mm (2.4 inches). There are generally around 17 rainy days. The sun will show itself now and again, with 125 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Amsterdam, monthly averages in March

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Min Temperature 3 °C  
Max Temperature 10 °C  
Chance of Rain 58%  
Precipitation 61mm  
Rainy days 17 days  
Humidity 84%  
Sunshine 125 hrs  
Percentage Sunshine 30%  

Where to go in the Netherlands in March

Find out more about the weather in the Netherlands in March and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in March? Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay.. Also bring some warm clothes.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in March.

Outdoor sports

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