Manama
Bahrain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Manama, Bahrain

The colorful night view of Manama, Bahrain, with the view of the World Trade Centre of Bahrain
The colorful night view of Manama, Bahrain, with the view of the World Trade Centre of Bahrain
March, the first month of the spring, in Manama, is a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 17.8°C (64°F) and 24.7°C (76.5°F).

Temperature

In Manama, Bahrain, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases, from a pleasant 21.2°C (70.2°F) in February, to a moderately hot 24.7°C (76.5°F). In March, in Manama, Bahrain, the average low-temperature is 17.8°C (64°F).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 1.9 days. Throughout March, 13.9mm (0.5") of precipitation is accumulated. In Manama, during the entire year, the rain falls for 9.9 days and collects up to 70.8mm (2.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Manama, the average water temperature is 20.2°C (68.4°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 20.2°C (68.4°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In Manama, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In Manama, the average sunshine in March is 7.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Manama, Bahrain, is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 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.

What is the temperature in March in Manama?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Manama, is 24.7°C (76.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 17.8°C (64°F).

How much does it rain in Manama in March?

In Manama, during March, the rain falls for 1.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 13.9mm (0.5") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in March in Manama?

In March, the average sea temperature in Manama is 20.2°C (68.4°F). Swimming in 20.2°C (68.4°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Manama have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Manama, Bahrain, is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Manama?

The average sunshine in March in Manama is 7.7h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Manama?

In Manama, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average high temperature in March: 24.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (38°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 17.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (30.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.1°C).

Average rainfall in March - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average rainfall in March: 13.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (16mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average rainfall days in March: 1.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (2 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average sea temperature in March: 20.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (18.5°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.3).

Average UV index in March - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average UV index in March: 9

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 5).