Artigas Base
Antarctica
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Artigas Base, Antarctica

Winter in Artigas Base, Antarctica with rocks and icebergs afloat in the distance
Winter in Artigas Base, Antarctica with rocks and icebergs afloat in the distance
March, the first month of the autumn, in Artigas Base, is also a dangerously cold month, with temperature in the range of an average low of -57°C (-70.6°F) and an average high of -51°C (-59.8°F).

Temperature

In Artigas Base, Antarctica, the average high-temperature in March plummets, from a dangerously cold -39°C (-38.2°F) in February, to a still life-threatening cold -51°C (-59.8°F). The average low-temperature, in March, is -57°C (-70.6°F).

Daylight

In Artigas Base, the average length of the day is 12.6h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Artigas Base, Antarctica, is 9h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 0. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 0 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in March in Artigas Base?

In Artigas Base, Antarctica, in March, the average high-temperature is -51°C (-59.8°F), and the average low-temperature is -57°C (-70.6°F).

What is the average length of the day in March in Artigas Base?

In Artigas Base, Antarctica, the average length of the day in March is 12.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Artigas Base have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Artigas Base is 9h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Artigas Base?

Months with the lowest UV index are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

What is the UV index reading in March in Artigas Base?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 0. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Artigas Base, Antarctica
  • Average high temperature in March: -51°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (-26°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July, August and September (-56°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -57°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (-29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (-64°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Artigas Base, Antarctica
  • Average daylight in March: 12.6h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 19.6h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 5.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 20h).
Months with least sunshine are April, May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in March - Artigas Base, Antarctica
  • Average UV index in March: 0

Months with the highest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).
Months with the lowest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 0).