Weather in March in Estonia

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in March in Estonia. Is this month a good time to go to Estonia? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Estonia in March?

The weather in Estonia in March is generally poor.

You can expect cold maximum average daytime temperatures around 3°C (37°F) and nighttime temperatures around -4°C (25°F) in Tallinn. It is a very cold month in some areas, so be prepared and make sure to dress up warm.

Precipitation in March ranges from low in Tartu with an average of 26mm (1inch) snow/rainfall to moderate in Pjaernu with 44mm (1.7inch). It is also generally a moderate sunny month with an average of 149 hours of sunshine in Tallinn during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Estonia.

Where to go in Estonia in March

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

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 / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Estonia

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

Average weather in Tallinn

In March Tallinn generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 3°C (37°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -4°C (25°F) and moderate monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Tallinn
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 
-6°C / 21°F 
57 hours 
40mm / 1.6inch 
15 days 
poor 
3°C / 37°F 
-4°C / 25°F 
149 hours 
38mm / 1.5inch 
12 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
10°C / 49°F 
1°C / 33°F 
218 hours 
36mm / 1.4inch 
12 days 
poor 
Climate in Tallinn

Average weather in Pärnu

In March Pärnu generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 3°C (37°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -4°C (26°F) and moderate monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Pärnu
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 
-7°C / 20°F 
68 hours 
48mm / 1.9inch 
10 days 
poor 
3°C / 37°F 
-4°C / 26°F 
147 hours 
44mm / 1.7inch 
10 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
10°C / 51°F 
1°C / 34°F 
211 hours 
41mm / 1.6inch 
8 days 
poor 
Climate in Pärnu

Average weather in Kuressaare

In March Kuressaare generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 2°C (36°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -4°C (26°F) and moderate monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Kuressaare
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 
-6°C / 21°F 
53 hours 
32mm / 1.3inch 
8 days 
poor 
2°C / 36°F 
-4°C / 26°F 
119 hours 
35mm / 1.4inch 
8 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
8°C / 46°F 
1°C / 33°F 
172 hours 
36mm / 1.4inch 
8 days 
poor 
Climate in Kuressaare

Average weather in Tartu

In March Tartu generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 3°C (37°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -4°C (25°F) and low monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Tartu
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
-2°C / 28°F 
-8°C / 18°F 
65 hours 
35mm / 1.4inch 
poor 
3°C / 37°F 
-4°C / 25°F 
133 hours 
26mm / 1inch 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
11°C / 52°F 
1°C / 34°F 
180 hours 
34mm / 1.3inch 
Climate in Tartu

Average weather in Haapsalu

In March Haapsalu generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 3°C (37°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -4°C (26°F) and moderate monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Haapsalu
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 
-7°C / 20°F 
68 hours 
48mm / 1.9inch 
10 days 
poor 
3°C / 37°F 
-4°C / 26°F 
147 hours 
44mm / 1.7inch 
10 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
10°C / 51°F 
1°C / 34°F 
211 hours 
41mm / 1.6inch 
8 days 
poor 
Climate in Haapsalu

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

Is March the best time to go to Estonia?

In our opinion March is not the best time to visit Estonia with commonly poor weather in Tallinn.

On average the best time to visit Estonia is in July and August with generally perfect weather in Tallinn. The worst months are January, February, March, April, October, November and December that can have poor weather conditions.

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