El Calafate
Argentina
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
El Calafate, Argentina

The first month of the autumn, March, is also an enjoyable month in El Calafate, Argentina, with average temperature ranging between max 16.3°C (61.3°F) and min 5.6°C (42.1°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a still comfortable 16.3°C (61.3°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 5.6°C (42.1°F).

Humidity

In El Calafate, the average relative humidity is 53%.

Rainfall

In March, in El Calafate, Argentina, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout March, 13.8mm (0.54") of precipitation is accumulated. In El Calafate, during the entire year, the rain falls for 65 days and collects up to 209.4mm (8.24") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January, March through October are months with snowfall in El Calafate. March is the first month it typically snows in El Calafate, Argentina. Throughout March, there are 0.1 snowfall days. In El Calafate, during the entire year, snow falls for 18.2 days.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in El Calafate is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in El Calafate, Argentina, is 6.2h.

UV index

In El Calafate, Argentina, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in March in El Calafate?

In March, in El Calafate, the average high-temperature is 16.3°C (61.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 5.6°C (42.1°F).

What is the average humidity in March in El Calafate?

The average relative humidity in March in El Calafate, Argentina, is 53%.

How much does it rain in El Calafate in March?

In El Calafate, in March, during 5 rainfall days, 13.8mm (0.54") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start to snow in El Calafate?

March is the first month it typically snows in El Calafate, Argentina. Throughout March, there are 0.1 snowfall days.

What is the average length of the day in March in El Calafate?

In March, the average length of the day in El Calafate is 12.4h.

How long on average sun shines in March in El Calafate?

In El Calafate, Argentina, the average sunshine in March is 6.2h.

How high is the UV index in March in El Calafate?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average high temperature in March: 16.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (18.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (4.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 5.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (7.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (-2.8°C).

Average humidity in March - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average humidity in March: 53%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and December (47%).

Average rainfall in March - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average rainfall in March: 13.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (30.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (7.8mm).

Average rainfall days in March - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are April and May (8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (3 days).

Average snowfall days in March - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is July (5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are February, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average daylight in March: 12.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 16.3h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 8.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.2h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3.1h).

Average UV index in March - El Calafate, Argentina
  • Average UV index in March: 5

The month with the highest UV index is December (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 1).