Piha weather in March (Auckland Region, New Zealand)

Planning a trip to Piha in March? Here's what the weather might have in store during this month.

In Piha the weather in March is generally perfect, characterized by pleasant temperatures and moderate rainfall. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 22°C, while night temperatures can drop to 17°C.

Piha in March usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 74 mm for the month. It's the month receiving the least amount of rain. As the days go by, you can expect fewer clouds and less precipitation. This makes it an ideal time for outdoor activities and events that might be disrupted by wetter conditions in other months. Typically around 13 days of rainfall is expected.

The city usually sees around 189 hours of sunlight, indicating a moderately sunny period.

If you're a fan of comfortable temperatures and drier conditions, March is a great time to visit. January, February, March, April and December generally stand out with the best circumstances. While June, July, August and September tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

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

 

Piha, monthly averages in March

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 17°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 22°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 45%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 74 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 13 days  
HumidityHumidity 80% *  
SunshineSunshine 189 hours *  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine 50% *  
* Data from: Auckland, New Zealand (30 KM, 18 Miles).

Where to go in New Zealand in March

Find out more about the weather in New Zealand 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 Piha in March?

For visitors traveling to Piha, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.

What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

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