March weather forecast and climate
Mogapi, Botswana

Weather in March

The first month of the autumn, March, is still a warm month in Mogapi, Botswana, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29.6°C (85.3°F) and an average low of 18.5°C (65.3°F).

Temperature

In Mogapi, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a moderately hot 29.6°C (85.3°F). In Mogapi, Botswana, the average low-temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is calculated to a hot 32.5°C (90.5°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind), and activity. 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 particularly important for children. 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 March is 62%.

Rainfall

In Mogapi, in March, during 11.8 rainfall days, 32mm (1.26") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Mogapi, during the entire year, the rain falls for 89.2 days and collects up to 296mm (11.65") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Mogapi?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Mogapi, is 29.6°C (85.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in March is estimated at 32.5°C (90.5°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Mogapi?

In March, the average relative humidity is 62%.

How much does it rain in Mogapi in March?

In Mogapi, Botswana, in March, during 11.8 rainfall days, 32mm (1.26") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Mogapi have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Mogapi?

The average sunshine in March is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Mogapi?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Mogapi is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Mogapi, Botswana

Average temperature in March - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in March: 29.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (32.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 18.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (20.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (9.5°C).

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Average pressure in March
Mogapi, Botswana

Average pressure in March - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average pressure in March: 1014.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Mogapi, Botswana

Average wind speed in March - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in March: 11.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (16.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (9.6km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Mogapi, Botswana

Average humidity in March - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average humidity in March: 62%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (63%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (37%).

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Average rainfall in March
Mogapi, Botswana

Average rainfall in March - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in March: 32mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (77mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Mogapi, Botswana

Average rainfall days in March - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17.6 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
Mogapi, Botswana

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.5h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Mogapi, Botswana

Average sunshine days in March - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in March: 15.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (29.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (10.2 days).

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Average UV index in March
Mogapi, Botswana

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

Months with the highest UV index are October and November (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
Mogapi, Botswana

Average cloud cover in March - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in March: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in March
Mogapi, Botswana

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

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (9km).

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