Santiago del Estero
Argentina
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Santiago del Estero, Argentina

The first month of the autumn, March, is still a warm month in Santiago del Estero, Argentina, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29.6°C (85.3°F) and an average low of 19.1°C (66.4°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a warm 29.6°C (85.3°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 19.1°C (66.4°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a hot 32.8°C (91°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like metabolic differences, pregnancy, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 64%.

Rainfall

In Santiago del Estero, during March, the rain falls for 13.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 68mm (2.68") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 113.8 rainfall days, and 586mm (23.07") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Santiago del Estero is 8.2h.

UV index

In Santiago del Estero, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 Santiago del Estero?

In Santiago del Estero, Argentina, in March, the average high-temperature is 29.6°C (85.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.1°C (66.4°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is calculated to 32.8°C (91°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Santiago del Estero?

In Santiago del Estero, Argentina, the average relative humidity in March is 64%.

How many days does it rain in March in Santiago del Estero?

In Santiago del Estero, during March, the rain falls for 13.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 68mm (2.68") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in March in Santiago del Estero?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Santiago del Estero?

In March, the average sunshine is 8.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Santiago del Estero?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Santiago del Estero, Argentina
  • Average high temperature in March: 29.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (33.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (19.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 19.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (22.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (9.8°C).

Average humidity in March - Santiago del Estero, Argentina
  • Average humidity in March: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (72%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (48%).

Average rainfall in March - Santiago del Estero, Argentina
  • Average rainfall in March: 68mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (105mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (3mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Santiago del Estero, Argentina
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (1.5 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Santiago del Estero, Argentina
  • Average daylight in March: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.2h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 7.3).

Average UV index in March - Santiago del Estero, Argentina
  • Average UV index in March: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are May and June (UV index 4).