Average March Temperatures in British Columbia





Average temperatures for March at cities and towns throughout British Columbia are given below.

You can jump to a separate table for each section of the province: Southwest Mainland, Gulf Islands, Vancouver Island, Central BC, Southeast BC and Northern BC.

The tables list the normals for maximum and minimum monthly temperatures, in degrees Celsius and Fahrenheit, based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010.

Southwest BC Mainland

Average March temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
53 37 Abbotsford 12 3
53 37 Chilliwack 12 3
50 39 Gibsons 10 4
49 36 Powell River 9 2
51 38 Vancouver - Richmond 10 3
45 28 Whistler 7 -2

Gulf Islands

Average daily temperatures in March
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
50 39 Cortes Island, Whaletown 10 4
50 36 Gabriola Island 10 2
51 37 Mayne Island, Village Bay 11 3
51 38 Saltspring Island 10 4

Vancouver Island

Average daily temperatures in March
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
50 33 Campbell River 10 1
49 36 Courtenay - Comox 10 2
51 35 Duncan 11 2
51 33 Gold River 10 1
52 35 Nanaimo 11 2
53 34 Port Alberni 12 1
48 36 Port Hardy 9 2
50 37 Port Renfrew 10 3
51 37 Sidney 11 3
50 37 Tofino 10 3
53 40 Victoria 11 4

Central British Columbia

March temperatures: daily averages
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
37 17 Barkerville 3 -9
50 32 Bella Coola 10 0
52 31 Kamloops 11 -1
50 31 Kelowna 10 0
52 31 Lillooet 11 0
51 31 Penticton 10 0
49 31 Vernon 10 -1
49 23 Williams Lake 9 -5

Southeast BC

Average March temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
49 31 Castlegar 9 -1
46 26 Cranbrook 8 -4
44 23 Golden 7 -5
45 28 Revelstoke 7 -2
42 23 Sparwood 5 -5

Northern British Columbia

Average March temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
31 13 Atlin 0 -11
30 7 Fort Nelson -1 -14
32 15 Fort St John 0 -9
43 23 Prince George 6 -5
46 33 Prince Rupert 8 1
46 35 Sandspit, Haida Gwaii 8 2
41 23 Smithers 5 -5
Reference

Environment Canada. Meteorological Service of Canada. Canadian Climate Normals. 1981-2010 Climate Normals & Averages.

British Columbia Temperatures
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