Thimphu
Bhutan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Thimphu, Bhutan

Mountain peaks and slopes in the Valley country of Thimphu, Bhutan with distant snowy peaks
Mountain peaks and slopes in the Valley country of Thimphu, Bhutan with distant snowy peaks
The first month of the spring, March, is a comfortable month in Thimphu, Bhutan, with temperature in the range of an average high of 16.4°C (61.5°F) and an average low of 3.9°C (39°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a comfortable 16.4°C (61.5°F). In Thimphu, the average low-temperature is 3.9°C (39°F).

Rainfall

In Thimphu, during March, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 31mm (1.2") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 97 rainfall days, and 1447mm (57") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Thimphu are January, March, April and November, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Thimphu is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in March in Thimphu?

In March, in Thimphu, the average high-temperature is 16.4°C (61.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 3.9°C (39°F).

How much does it rain in Thimphu in March?

In Thimphu, in March, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 31mm (1.2") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Thimphu have in March?

In Thimphu, Bhutan, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Thimphu?

Months with the most sunshine in Thimphu are January, March, April and November, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Thimphu have in March?

In Thimphu, the average sunshine in March is 8h.

How high is the UV index in March in Thimphu?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Thimphu, Bhutan, is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average high temperature in March: 16.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (25°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 3.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-2.6°C).

Average rainfall in March - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average rainfall in March: 31mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (373mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (8mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average rainfall days in March: 3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (20 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

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

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

Months with most sunshine are January, March, April and November (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are July, August and September (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in March - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average UV index in March: 10

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).