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
March, the first month of the pre-monsoon summer, in Chandigarh, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 13.4°C (56.1°F) and an average high of 28.4°C (83.1°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases, from a moderately hot 23.1°C (73.6°F) in February, to a still warm 28.4°C (83.1°F). The average low-temperature, in March, 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. In Chandigarh, during the entire year, the rain falls for 49.8 days and collects up to 1058.6mm (41.7") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March is 12h.

Sunshine

In Chandigarh, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Chandigarh is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 8 transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in March in Chandigarh?

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

How much does it rain in Chandigarh in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Chandigarh?

In Chandigarh, the average sunshine in March is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Chandigarh?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Chandigarh, India, is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
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).