Darjeeling
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Darjeeling, India

March, the first month of the pre-monsoon summer, in Darjeeling, is a mild month, with average temperature fluctuating between 14.4°C (57.9°F) and 6.3°C (43.3°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a fresh 10.4°C (50.7°F) in February, to a mild 14.4°C (57.9°F). The average low-temperature, in Darjeeling, India, is 6.3°C (43.3°F).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout March, 47.7mm (1.9") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 78 rainfall days, and 2981.8mm (117.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Darjeeling, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Darjeeling are March and April, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

In Darjeeling, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. 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 Darjeeling?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 14.4°C (57.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 6.3°C (43.3°F).

How much does it rain in Darjeeling in March?

In Darjeeling, during March, the rain falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 47.7mm (1.9") of precipitation.

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

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

What are the months with the most sunshine in Darjeeling?

March and April, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Darjeeling.

How many hours of sunshine does Darjeeling have in March?

The average sunshine in March is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Darjeeling?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Darjeeling is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Darjeeling, India
  • Average high temperature in March: 14.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (19.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 6.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.8°C).

Average rainfall in March - Darjeeling, India
  • Average rainfall in March: 47.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (781.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (7mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Darjeeling, India
  • Average rainfall days in March: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are November and December (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

Months with most sunshine are March and April (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in March - Darjeeling, India
  • Average UV index in March: 10

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).