Benaulim
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Benaulim, India

The first month of the pre-monsoon summer, March, is still a hot month in Benaulim, India, with average temperature ranging between min 23°C (73.4°F) and max 32°C (89.6°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 28°C (82.4°F) and 1mm (0") of accumulated rainfall make March the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In Benaulim, the average high-temperature remains equal as in February - a still hot 32°C (89.6°F). The average low-temperature, is 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

March through December are months with rainfall in Benaulim. March is the first month it rains. Throughout March, Benaulim receives 1mm (0") of precipitation. During the entire year, Benaulim aggregates up to 2959mm (116.5") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

January through March, July through September and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater.
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In Benaulim, the average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

Sunshine

In Benaulim, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in March in Benaulim?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 32°C (89.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

When does it start raining in Benaulim?

March is the first month it rains in Benaulim. Throughout March, Benaulim receives 1mm (0") of precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Benaulim?

Through, September and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F).

How warm is the water in March in Benaulim?

In March, the average sea temperature in Benaulim is 28°C (82.4°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in March in Benaulim?

In March, the average length of the day is 12.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Benaulim have in March?

The average sunshine in March is 9h.

When is the highest UV index in Benaulim?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Benaulim.

How high is the UV index in March in Benaulim?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Benaulim, India
  • Average high temperature in March: 32°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April, May and November (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (20°C).

Average rainfall in March - Benaulim, India
  • Average rainfall in March: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (951mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and February (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Benaulim, India
  • Average rainfall days in March: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (25 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, March, April and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Benaulim, India
  • Average sea temperature in March: 28°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September and December (28°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Benaulim, India
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, April and December (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in March - Benaulim, India
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).