March weather forecast and climate
Dekar, Botswana

Weather in March

The first month of the autumn, March, is still a tropical month in Dekar, Botswana, with average temperature fluctuating between 30°C (86°F) and 19.8°C (67.6°F).

Temperature

In Dekar, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still hot 30°C (86°F). In March, in Dekar, the average low-temperature is 19.8°C (67.6°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a hot 31.2°C (88.2°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, clothing, metabolic differences, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Dekar, Botswana, is 51%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 13.4 days. Throughout March, 31mm (1.22") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Dekar, Botswana, there are 92.5 rainfall days, and 329mm (12.95") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Dekar is 12.2h.

Sunshine

In Dekar, the average sunshine is 9.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Dekar is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Dekar?

In March, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.8°C (67.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in March is estimated at 31.2°C (88.2°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Dekar?

In March, the average relative humidity in Dekar, Botswana, is 51%.

How much does it rain in Dekar in March?

In March, the rain falls for 13.4 days. Throughout March, 31mm (1.22") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Dekar have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Dekar have in March?

In March, the average sunshine is 9.5h.

How high is the UV index in March in Dekar?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Dekar, Botswana, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Dekar, Botswana

Average temperature in March - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in March: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (34.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (23.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 19.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (23.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (8.8°C).

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Average pressure in March
Dekar, Botswana

Average pressure in March - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average pressure in March: 1012.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1022.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1009.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Dekar, Botswana

Average wind speed in March - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.9km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are September and October (12.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (9.9km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Dekar, Botswana

Average humidity in March - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average humidity in March: 51%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (55%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (21%).

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Average rainfall in March
Dekar, Botswana

Average rainfall in March - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in March: 31mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (79mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Dekar, Botswana

Average rainfall days in March - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.5h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.1h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Dekar, Botswana

Average sunshine days in March - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in March: 15.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (9 days).

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Average UV index in March
Dekar, Botswana

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

Months with the highest UV index are January, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in March
Dekar, Botswana

Average cloud cover in March - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in March: 22

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 24).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 1).

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Average visibility in March
Dekar, Botswana

Average visibility in March - Dekar, 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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