Porto Novo
Benin
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Porto Novo, Benin

A distant view of The city of Porto Novo, Benin from across the Nokoue Lake
A distant view of The city of Porto Novo, Benin from across the Nokoue Lake
March, the first month of the spring, in Porto Novo, is still a tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 32°C (89.6°F) and 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

February through April, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Porto Novo, during March, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 86mm (3.4") of precipitation. In Porto Novo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 101 days and collects up to 1325mm (52.2") of precipitation.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Porto Novo is 12.1h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Porto Novo, Benin, is 7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Porto Novo, Benin, are February through May, August through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 in March interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the warmest month in Porto Novo?

February through April, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F), are warmest months.

What is the temperature in March in Porto Novo?

In Porto Novo, Benin, in March, the average high-temperature is 32°C (89.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Porto Novo?

In Porto Novo, in March, during 6 rainfall days, 86mm (3.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Porto Novo have in March?

In Porto Novo, the average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Porto Novo?

In Porto Novo, the average sunshine in March is 7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Porto Novo?

Months with the highest UV index are February through May, August through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Porto Novo?

In Porto Novo, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Porto Novo, Benin
  • Average high temperature in March: 32°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February, March and April (32°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 25°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February, March and April (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, June, July, August, September and November (23°C).

Average rainfall in March - Porto Novo, Benin
  • Average rainfall in March: 86mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (370mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (16mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Porto Novo, Benin
  • Average rainfall days in March: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (1 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Porto Novo, Benin
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in March - Porto Novo, Benin
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).