Visakhapatnam
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Visakhapatnam, India

The first month of the pre-monsoon summer, March, is still a hot month in Visakhapatnam, India, with average temperature varying between 23°C (73.4°F) and 33.8°C (92.8°F).

Temperature

In Visakhapatnam, the average high-temperature in March is relatively the same as in February - a still hot 33.8°C (92.8°F). In Visakhapatnam, India, the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 69%.

Rainfall

In Visakhapatnam, India, during March, the rain falls for 0.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 13mm (0.5") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Visakhapatnam, there are 52 rainfall days, and 1118.7mm (44") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In March, the average sea temperature in Visakhapatnam is 27.8°C (82°F). 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 Visakhapatnam is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Visakhapatnam is 8h.

UV index

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Visakhapatnam. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in March in Visakhapatnam?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 33.8°C (92.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Visakhapatnam?

In March, the average relative humidity in Visakhapatnam, India, is 69%.

How much does it rain in Visakhapatnam in March?

In March, in Visakhapatnam, the rain falls for 0.5 days. Throughout March, 13mm (0.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in March in Visakhapatnam?

In March, the average sea temperature in Visakhapatnam is 27.8°C (82°F). 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.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Visakhapatnam?

The average sunshine in March is 8h.

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

Months with the highest UV index are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in March in Visakhapatnam?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Visakhapatnam, India, is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Visakhapatnam, India
  • Average high temperature in March: 33.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (36.2°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (28.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (27.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18°C).

Average humidity in March - Visakhapatnam, India
  • Average humidity in March: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (67%).

Average rainfall in March - Visakhapatnam, India
  • Average rainfall in March: 13mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (258.1mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (8.8mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Visakhapatnam, India
  • Average rainfall days in March: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (9.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February and March (0.5 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Visakhapatnam, India
  • Average sea temperature in March: 27.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (25.7°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

Months with most sunshine are January, February and April (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 4h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).