March weather forecast and climate
Bokaa, Botswana

Weather in March

March, the first month of the autumn, in Bokaa, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 18°C (64.4°F) and max 29.8°C (85.6°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a moderately hot 29.8°C (85.6°F). In Bokaa, the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in March is estimated at a hot 31.6°C (88.9°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, pregnancy). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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

The average relative humidity in March is 55%.

Rainfall

In March, in Bokaa, Botswana, the rain falls for 10.5 days. Throughout March, 25mm (0.98") of precipitation is accumulated. In Bokaa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 81.7 days and collects up to 242mm (9.53") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 9.6h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Bokaa?

In March, the average high-temperature is 29.8°C (85.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to 31.6°C (88.9°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Bokaa?

In Bokaa, the average relative humidity in March is 55%.

How much does it rain in Bokaa in March?

In March, in Bokaa, the rain falls for 10.5 days. Throughout March, 25mm (0.98") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Bokaa?

In March, the average sunshine in Bokaa, Botswana, is 9.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Bokaa?

In Bokaa, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Bokaa, Botswana

Average temperature in March - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in March: 29.8°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are October, November and December (31.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (20.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 18°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (21°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (7.7°C).

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Average pressure in March
Bokaa, Botswana

Average pressure in March - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average pressure in March: 1014.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Bokaa, Botswana

Average wind speed in March - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (11.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (6.4km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Bokaa, Botswana

Average humidity in March - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average humidity in March: 55%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (56%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (31%).

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Average rainfall in March
Bokaa, Botswana

Average rainfall in March - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in March: 25mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (52mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Bokaa, Botswana

Average rainfall days in March - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (14.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.5 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Bokaa, Botswana

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average daylight in March: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.6h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 7.6).

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Average sunshine days in March
Bokaa, Botswana

Average sunshine days in March - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in March: 17.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (29.3 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are January and December (12.9 days).

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Average UV index in March
Bokaa, Botswana

Average UV index in March - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average UV index in March: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, October and November (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in March
Bokaa, Botswana

Average cloud cover in March - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in March: 20

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 25).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 5).

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Average visibility in March
Bokaa, Botswana

Average visibility in March - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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