Maastricht weather in March (Limburg, Netherlands)

What can you expect from the weather in Maastricht during March? Wondering if it's the right time to visit? Browse this page for a comprehensive overview of the weather conditions for that month.

In March, Maastricht generally has low temperatures and moderate rainfall. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 12°C. However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 3°C.

Maastricht in March usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 67 mm for the month. Rain is expected on roughly 18 days.

The area enjoys a balanced 137 hours of sunlight. Ensuring it's neither too overcast nor too sunny.

In case you lean more towards enjoying temperate temperatures and rain-free days June, July, August and September typically offer the most optimal weather. In contrast, January, February and December tend to have less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Maastricht climate page with graphs.

 

Maastricht, monthly averages in March

Min Temperature 3°C  
Max Temperature 12°C  
Chance of Rain 59%  
Precipitation 67 mm  
Rainy days 18 days  
Humidity 78%  
Windspeed 18 km/h  
Sunshine 137 hours  
Percentage Sunshine 36%  

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°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Maastricht in March?

Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay.

What To Do

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

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
6/10

Interested in more climate information?

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