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Copenhagen in March: Weather, Average temperature and Climate

Planning a trip and want to know what the weather in Copenhagen in March will be like? Take a look at our weather guide for Copenhagen, based on historical data.
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March

Weather in Copenhagen in March 2025

OK Weather
Chill
☁️
Cloudy
March could be a good time to visit Copenhagen, as the weather is generally fine. The average high temperature is around +43°F, and there are typically 6 sunny days in March. However, expect about 4 rainy days, and total monthly rainfall of approximately 27 mm. The weather is changeable so pack for every eventuality. Search flights in one click on Avionero.

Average weather

☀️
+43°F
Avg. max. temperature
+5°F
Min.
+63°F
Max.
27 mm
Total precipitation
79%
Avg. humidity
5 m/s
Avg. wind
6 ☀️
Sunny Days
19 ⛅️
Cloudy
4 🌦
Rainy
Our opinion: Copenhagen has OK weather in March.

Average temperature in Copenhagen in March

Here are the expected maximum, average and minimum temperatures in Copenhagen for March based on the historical data.
Last Year
Historical Data

Going from a maximum of +61°F during the day to a minimum of +27°F during the night, the temperature in March averages around +46°F.

The average maximum temperature goes up 11% by the end of the month, compared with the beginning of the month, from +39°F to +43°F.

Is Copenhagen warm or cold in March?

Copenhagen is typically chill in March.

Maximum temperatures go up compared to the previous month from +37°F to +43°F. The minimum temperature also goes up from +30°F to +32°F.

Pack a jumper and a jacket as there will be cooler temperatures.

Take a look at how March is compared to other months in Copenhagen:

Climate in Copenhagen in March

Copenhagen weather looks like this, on average, in March and the surrounding months.
FebruaryMarchApril
Avg. temperature
+37°F+43°F+50°F
Min. temperature
+3°F+5°F+23°F
Max. temperature
+57°F+63°F+75°F
Rainfall
21 mm27 mm28 mm
Wind
6 m/s5 m/s4 m/s
Humidity
84%79%72%
Air pressure
1013 HPa1012 HPa1013 HPa
Sunny days
368
Cloudy days
201918
Rainy days
344
Snowy days
220

March weather is still as ok as in February. It’s getting warmer as March arrives. The average maximum temperature goes up from +37°F to +43°F during the day. Prepare for more rain. Average rainfall goes from 21 mm to 27 mm. It feels drier, as humidity decreases from 84% to 79%. Winds are calmer in comparison to February, going down from 6 m/s to 5 m/s on average. The good news is there are likely to be more sunny days in March, from 3 to 6.

But maybe it is worth considering traveling in April as the weather gets better.

Wind

Wind speed in Copenhagen in March based on historical data.
Last Year
Historical Data

The average wind speed is 4 m/s getting up to 9 m/s which is a medium breeze. You can feel it, especially getting out of the water.

The average wind speed in Copenhagen is gradually decreasing during March, going from 4 m/s to 3 m/s over the course of the month.

Rain

Amount of rainfall in mm during March in Copenhagen based on historical data.
Last Year
Historical Data
Total precipitation in March is about 4 mm, with a 6% chance of rain on a typical day. The maximum amount of rainfall per day is around 3 mm, which is considered light rain. Copenhagen is amazing in March with as little as 2 rainy days on average, so plan adventures in the great outdoors.
Here’s how March is compared with other months in the amount of precipitation, total mm:
Copenhagen wettest month is August, where a typical day has a 23% chance of precipitation and 60 mm of rainfall per day. February, on the other hand, is the driest month with a mere 10% chance of precipitation and 21 mm of rainfall per day.

Snow

Amount of snow in mm during March in Copenhagen based on historical data.
Last Year
Historical Data
Typically, there is a 0% chance of snow on an average day in March, with a total monthly snowfall of approximately 0 mm.

Here’s how March is compared with other months in the amount of snow, total mm:

How was the weather last March in Copenhagen?

This is the weather in Copenhagen in March 2023:
1 March
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+39°F
2 March
☁️
+41°F
3 March
☀️
+45°F
4 March
☀️
+41°F
5 March
☁️
+38°F
6 March
☀️
+43°F
7 March
☀️
+47°F
8 March
☀️
+42°F
9 March
🌫️
+44°F
10 March
☁️
+42°F
11 March
☀️
+41°F
12 March
☀️
+45°F
13 March
☀️
+47°F
14 March
☀️
+47°F
15 March
☁️
+45°F
16 March
🌫️
+44°F
17 March
🌫️
+44°F
18 March
☀️
+50°F
19 March
☀️
+52°F
20 March
☀️
+49°F
21 March
☀️
+49°F
22 March
☀️
+52°F
23 March
☀️
+52°F
24 March
☀️
+56°F
25 March
☀️
+60°F
26 March
☁️
+56°F
27 March
☁️
+56°F
28 March
☀️
+53°F
29 March
☁️
+47°F
30 March
☁️
+39°F
31 March
☁️
+42°F
In March 2023 Copenhagen had 18 sunny days, 10 cloudy days, and 0 rainy days. The average maximum temperature was +46°F, with an absolute maximum of +61°F and a minimum of +37°F. The average humidity was 74%, with a maximum of 100% and a minimum of 30%. The average wind speed was 4 m/s, with a maximum of 10 m/s and a minimum of 0 m/s.
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Climate Change Over the Years

This is how Copenhagen climate has changed over the last 43 years.

The climate in Copenhagen in March has not changed that much over the last 43 years.

The average temperature was the lowest in 1987 (+36°F) and the highest in 2014 (+52°F). The driest year was 1996 with only 1 mm of rainfall, and the wettest year was 2013 with 0 mm.

FAQ

Frequently asked questions about the weather in Copenhagen in March:

Is March a good time to visit Copenhagen?

It’s always a good time to visit Copenhagen, but the weather is changeable in March, so plan a mix of indoor and outdoor activities and exploring, and pack for every eventuality.

Can you sunbathe in Copenhagen in March?

Not really, March is not the best time to sunbathe, unless you visit a local solarium.

Is Copenhagen rainy in March?

Copenhagen is usually dry in March. Plan your packing around outdoor activities and exploring.

Is it sunny in Copenhagen in March?

Usually, it’s not very sunny in Copenhagen in March, often it’s pretty cloudy. Pack for any eventuality; layering can help reduce the number of bulky items needed.

Other cities in Denmark

Check out the weather for other cities in Denmark.

Monthly weather in Copenhagen

Source of the data

For this page, we’ve looked at the typical weather in Copenhagen, based on historical hourly weather data from January 1, 1979, to December 31, 2022.

For past dates, we show actual recorded data at the location at that time. Forecasts are based on recorded weather during that day of the year, averaged over the total years for which we have records (unless stated otherwise). The daily temperature is the highest recorded temperature in the shadow during that day.