Average Weather during March in Rotorua (Bay of Plenty), New Zealand

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Rotorua in March is 13.0°C (55.4°F). The amount of rain in March is high with an average of 135mm (5.3in). March is the most wet month of the year. This month generally has very pleasant temperatures. The average maximum temperature lies around 22.0°C (71.6°F). With a water temperature of around 19.0°C (66.2°F), this is a great month to swim. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and like sunbathing than this month is a great period to visit Rotorua. It has 200 hours of sun.

So what to wear in March? Visitors traveling to Rotorua should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very nice and warm.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in March look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 13 °C
Max Temperature 22 °C
Water Temperature 19 °C
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 135mm
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 200

What To Do

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

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

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