Salta
Argentina
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Salta, Argentina

Rocks formed in Salta, Argentina, with a mountain and dark clouds in the background
Rocks formed in Salta, Argentina, with a mountain and dark clouds in the background
The first month of the autumn, March, is still a pleasant month in Salta, Argentina, with temperature in the range of an average low of 12.3°C (54.1°F) and an average high of 21.5°C (70.7°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - an agreeable 21.5°C (70.7°F). The average low-temperature, in March, is 12.3°C (54.1°F).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 80%, March is the most humid month.

Rainfall

In Salta, during March, the rain falls for 22 days and regularly aggregates up to 58mm (2.28") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 160.6 rainfall days, and 541mm (21.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Salta snow does not fall in January through June, August through December.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Salta, Argentina, is 12.2h.

Sunshine

With an average of 8.3h of sunshine, March has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Salta?

In Salta, Argentina, in March, the average high-temperature is 21.5°C (70.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 12.3°C (54.1°F).

What is the most humid month in Salta?

March is the most humid month in Salta, with an average relative humidity of 80%.

What is the average humidity in March in Salta?

The average relative humidity in March in Salta is 80%.

How many days does it rain in March in Salta?

In March, the rain falls for 22 days. Throughout March, 58mm (2.28") of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Salta?

January through June, August through December are months without snowfall in Salta, Argentina.

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

In Salta, the average length of the day in March is 12.2h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Salta?

With an average of 8.3h of sunshine, March has the least sunshine of the year in Salta.

How many hours of sunshine does Salta have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Salta, Argentina, is 8.3h.

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

January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Salta, Argentina.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Salta?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Salta is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average high temperature in March: 21.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is December (24.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (16.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 12.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (14.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (5.7°C).

Average humidity in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average humidity in March: 80%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (48%).

Average rainfall in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average rainfall in March: 58mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (105mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average rainfall days in March: 22 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (22 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (1.9 days).

Average snowfall in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average snowfall in March: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is July (3mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are January, February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is July (0.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average daylight in March: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.3h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with least sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 8.3h).

Average UV index in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average UV index in March: 5

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, September, October, November and December (UV index 5).
The month with the lowest UV index is May (UV index 3).