Kovalam
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Kovalam, India

The first month of the pre-monsoon summer, March, is still a hot month in Kovalam, India, with average temperature fluctuating between 24°C (75.2°F) and 33°C (91.4°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 29.1°C (84.4°F) and only 3 rainfall days, with 40mm (1.6") of accumulated rainfall, make March the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

The warmest months are March and April, with an average high-temperature of 33°C (91.4°F).

Rainfall

In Kovalam, during March, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 40mm (1.6") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Kovalam, there are 90 rainfall days, and 1856mm (73.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kovalam, the average seawater temperature in March is 29.1°C (84.4°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Kovalam, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average 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. 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What are the warmest months in Kovalam?

Warmest months in Kovalam are March and April, with an average high-temperature of 33°C (91.4°F).

What is the temperature in March in Kovalam?

In Kovalam, in March, the average high-temperature is 33°C (91.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Kovalam?

In Kovalam, in March, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 40mm (1.6") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in March in Kovalam?

In March, the average sea temperature is 29.1°C (84.4°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.

How many hours of daylight does Kovalam have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Kovalam have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Kovalam is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Kovalam?

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kovalam.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Kovalam?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Kovalam, India, is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Kovalam, India
  • Average high temperature in March: 33°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June, July, August, September and October (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, July, August, November and December (23°C).

Average rainfall in March - Kovalam, India
  • Average rainfall in March: 40mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (341mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (21mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Kovalam, India
  • Average rainfall days in March: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (16 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (1 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Kovalam, India
  • Average sea temperature in March: 29.1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.9°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July and August (27°C).

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

Months with most sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 5).

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

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).