Shimla
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Shimla, India

March, the first month of the pre-monsoon summer, in Shimla, is a moderate month, with average temperature varying between 6.8°C (44.2°F) and 14.8°C (58.6°F).

Temperature

In Shimla, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases, from a fresh 10.6°C (51.1°F) in February, to a mild 14.8°C (58.6°F). In Shimla, the average low-temperature is 6.8°C (44.2°F).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 5.2 days. Throughout March, 59.4mm (2.3") of precipitation is accumulated. In Shimla, during the entire year, the rain falls for 84.8 days and collects up to 1412.1mm (55.6") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 8 interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn 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 Shimla?

In March, in Shimla, India, the average high-temperature is 14.8°C (58.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 6.8°C (44.2°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Shimla?

In Shimla, India, in March, during 5.2 rainfall days, 59.4mm (2.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Shimla have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Shimla, India, is 7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Shimla?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Shimla, India, is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Shimla, India
  • Average high temperature in March: 14.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (24.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 6.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (15.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.7°C).

Average rainfall in March - Shimla, India
  • Average rainfall in March: 59.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (376.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (13.8mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Shimla, India
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (1.3 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Shimla, 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 and May (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, July and August (Average sunshine: 6).

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

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