Chandigarh
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Chandigarh, India

A scenic view of the attractive rock garden in Chandigarh, India, with tall trees above
A scenic view of the attractive rock garden in Chandigarh, India, with tall trees above
The first month of the pre-monsoon summer, March, is still a warm month in Chandigarh, India, with average temperature ranging between max 28.4°C (83.1°F) and min 13.4°C (56.1°F).

Temperature

In Chandigarh, the average high-temperature rises, from 23.1°C (73.6°F) in February, to a still warm 28.4°C (83.1°F). In Chandigarh, the average low-temperature is 13.4°C (56.1°F).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 2.6 days. Throughout March, 30.4mm (1.2") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Chandigarh, there are 49.8 rainfall days, and 1058.6mm (41.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Chandigarh, India, is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In Chandigarh, India, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in March in Chandigarh?

In March, in Chandigarh, India, the average high-temperature is 28.4°C (83.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 13.4°C (56.1°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Chandigarh?

In Chandigarh, in March, during 2.6 rainfall days, 30.4mm (1.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Chandigarh have in March?

In Chandigarh, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Chandigarh?

The average sunshine in March in Chandigarh is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Chandigarh?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Chandigarh is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Chandigarh, India
  • Average high temperature in March: 28.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (38.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 13.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (25.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.1°C).

Average rainfall in March - Chandigarh, India
  • Average rainfall in March: 30.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (307.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (8.5mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Chandigarh, India
  • Average rainfall days in March: 2.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (0.8 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Chandigarh, India
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

Months with most sunshine are April, May and October (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and July (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in March - Chandigarh, India
  • Average UV index in March: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).