Calangute
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Calangute, India

March, the first month of the pre-monsoon summer, in Calangute, is still a tropical month, with average temperature varying between 23°C (73.4°F) and 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 March, the average high-temperature in Calangute remains equal as in February - a still tropical 32°C (89.6°F). The average low-temperature, in Calangute, is 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

Months with rainfall are March through December. March is the first month it rains. Throughout March, Calangute receives 1mm (0") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Calangute, 2894mm (113.9") of rain is accumulated.

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: 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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Calangute, India, is 12.1h.

Sunshine

In Calangute, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Calangute are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in March transform into the following instructions:
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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in March in Calangute?

In March, in Calangute, India, the average high-temperature is 32°C (89.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

When does it start raining in Calangute?

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

What months are the sea coldest in Calangute?

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.

How warm is the water in March in Calangute?

In Calangute, in March, the average water temperature is 28°C (82.4°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Calangute have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Calangute have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Calangute, India, is 9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Calangute?

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

How high is the UV index in March in Calangute?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Calangute, India, is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Calangute, India
  • Average high temperature in March: 32°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April, May, November and December (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 (27°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20°C).

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (923mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and February (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Calangute, 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 - Calangute, 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 - Calangute, 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 - Calangute, 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).