Austria weather in March

Are you planning a trip to Austria in March and wondering what kind of weather to expect? Look no further than this page for all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Austria in March?

The weather conditions in Austria in March vary from poor to unpleasant depending on the destination.

During March in Austria, the average maximum temperature varies from very low in Gargellen with -2°C (29°F) to moderate in Bad Radkersburg with 12°C (54°F). Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 2°C (36°F) in Bad Radkersburg and -8°C (18°F) in Gargellen.

Precipitation in March varies from moderate in Mitterretzbach with an average of 35mm (1.4 inches) of rainfall to high in Gargellen with 158mm (6.2 inches). It is also generally a moderately sunny time of year with an average of 140 hours of sunshine in Vienna during the entire month.

To learn more about the weather conditions in specific areas of Austria, check out the map below.

Where to go in Austria in March

Find the average weather conditions in March for the most popular destinations in Austria on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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).

Popular destinations in Austria

What is the weather like in March for the 5 most popular destinations in Austria?

Average weather in Vienna

In March Vienna generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 11°C (51°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 2°C (35°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Vienna
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
5°C / 41°F 
-2°C / 29°F 
100 hours 
35mm / 1.4" 
11 days 
poor 
11°C / 51°F 
2°C / 35°F 
140 hours 
43mm / 1.7" 
11 days 
April   >> April
>>  
17°C / 62°F 
6°C / 43°F 
190 hours 
41mm / 1.6" 
11 days 
Climate in Vienna

Average weather in Sölden

In March Sölden generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 2°C (36°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -5°C (22°F) and high monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Sölden
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
-1°C / 30°F 
-8°C / 18°F 
125 hours 
84mm / 3.3" 
13 days 
poor 
2°C / 36°F 
-5°C / 22°F 
166 hours 
121mm / 4.8" 
16 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
6°C / 42°F 
-2°C / 28°F 
184 hours 
115mm / 4.5" 
17 days 
poor 
Climate in Sölden

Average weather in Zell am See

In March Zell am See generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 3°C (37°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -5°C (24°F) and high monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Zell am See
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
-0°C / 32°F 
-7°C / 19°F 
102 hours 
84mm / 3.3" 
13 days 
poor 
3°C / 37°F 
-5°C / 24°F 
132 hours 
127mm / 5" 
16 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
6°C / 44°F 
-1°C / 30°F 
147 hours 
123mm / 4.9" 
17 days 
poor 
Climate in Zell am See

Average weather in Saalbach Hinterglemm

In March Saalbach Hinterglemm generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 2°C (36°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -5°C (24°F) and high monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Saalbach Hinterglemm
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
-1°C / 31°F 
-7°C / 19°F 
102 hours 
84mm / 3.3" 
13 days 
poor 
2°C / 36°F 
-5°C / 24°F 
132 hours 
131mm / 5.2" 
16 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
6°C / 43°F 
-1°C / 29°F 
147 hours 
123mm / 4.8" 
17 days 
poor 
Climate in Saalbach Hinterglemm

Average weather in Neustift im Stubaital

In March Neustift im Stubaital generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 3°C (37°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -5°C (23°F) and high monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Neustift im Stubaital
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
-1°C / 31°F 
-8°C / 18°F 
124 hours 
81mm / 3.2" 
13 days 
poor 
3°C / 37°F 
-5°C / 23°F 
165 hours 
119mm / 4.7" 
16 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
6°C / 43°F 
-2°C / 29°F 
183 hours 
113mm / 4.4" 
17 days 
poor 
Climate in Neustift im Stubaital

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Austria.

Is March the best time to go to Austria?

In our opinion March is not the best time to visit Austria with commonly unpleasant weather in Vienna.

On average the best time to visit Austria is in May, June, July, August and September with generally perfect weather in Vienna. The worst months are January, February, November and December that can have poor weather conditions.

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