Average Sunshine in the Netherlands for March





The tables below give March averages for the amount of sunshine at cities and other places in the Netherlands.

Each location has three measures for how much sun it typically gets this month. The number for % Sun is the usual percentage of daylight hours with sunshine.

Hours gives the total hours of sunshine that's normal this month. Days statistics are for the typical number of days in March with any amount of measurable sunshine. All the data are averages for the years 1981 to 2010.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the country: North Netherlands, East Netherlands, West Netherlands and South Netherlands.

North Netherlands covers the provinces of Groningen, Friesland and Drenthe. East Netherlands includes Overijssel, Gelderland and Flevoland. West Netherlands provinces are Utrecht, North Holland, South Holland and Zeeland. South Netherlands has North Brabant and Limburg provinces.

North Netherlands

Total March sunshine
% Sun Place Hours Days
32 Groningen 117 26
34 Leeuwarden 126 26

East Netherlands

Average amount of sun in March
% Sun Place Hours Days
31 Arnhem 116 25
31 Enschede 114 25
35 Lelystad 130 26

West Netherlands

Average March sun
% Sun Place Hours Days
34 Amsterdam 126 26
37 Den Helder 135 26
37 Goes 137 27
36 Katwijk 134 27
34 Rotterdam 124 26
33 Utrecht 122 26
36 Vlissingen 134 26

South Netherlands

March sunshine averages
% Sun Place Hours Days
32 Breda 119 26
33 Eindhoven 121 26
32 Maastricht 119 25
Reference

Koninklijk Nederlands Meteorologisch Instituut. KNMI Klimatologie. Klimaatatlas. Stationsdata.

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