March weather forecast
Arica, Chile

Weather in March

March, the first month of the autumn in Arica, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 23.2°C (73.8°F) and an average low of 19.8°C (67.6°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a still warm 23.2°C (73.8°F). In March, in Arica, the average low-temperature is 19.8°C (67.6°F).

Humidity

In Arica, the average relative humidity in March is 81%.

Rainfall

In Arica, it is raining for 4.3 days, with typically 4mm (0.16") of accumulated precipitation. In Arica, Chile, during the entire year, the rain falls for 43 days and collects up to 61mm (2.4") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Arica, Chile, the average water temperature is 20.7°C (69.3°F).
Note: Swimming in 20.7°C (69.3°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In Arica, the average length of the day in March is 12h and 11min.
On the first day of March in Arica, Chile, sunrise is at 07:39 and sunset at 20:07. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:47 and sunset at 19:43 -03.

Sunshine

February and March, with an average of 9.2h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Arica.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Arica, Chile, are January through March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 the 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Arica?

In March, in Arica, the average high-temperature is 23.2°C (73.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.8°C (67.6°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Arica?

In March, the average relative humidity is 81%.

How much does it rain in Arica in March?

In March, in Arica, Chile, the rain falls for 4.3 days. Throughout March, 4mm (0.16") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in March in Arica?

In March, the average sea temperature in Arica, Chile, is 20.7°C (69.3°F). Swimming in 20.7°C (69.3°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Arica have in March?

The average day length in March in Arica is 12h and 11min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Arica?

On the first day of March in Arica, sunrise is at 07:39 and sunset at 20:07. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:47 and sunset at 19:43 -03.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Arica?

The months with the least sunshine in Arica are February and March, with an average of 9.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in March in Arica?

The average sunshine duration in March in Arica is 9.2h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Arica?

The months with the highest UV index in Arica are January through March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in March in Arica?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Arica, Chile, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Arica, Chile

Average temperature in March - Arica, Chile
  • Average high temperature in March: 23.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (23.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (17.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 19.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (20.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (13.1°C).

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Average pressure in March
Arica, Chile

Average pressure in March - Arica, Chile
  • Average pressure in March: 1013.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1016.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1013.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Arica, Chile

Average wind speed in March - Arica, Chile
  • Average wind speed in March: 11km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are October and November (12.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is February (10.4km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Arica, Chile

Average humidity in March - Arica, Chile
  • Average humidity in March: 81%

The months with the highest relative humidity are April and December (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (77%).

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Average rainfall in March
Arica, Chile

Average rainfall in March - Arica, Chile
  • Average rainfall in March: 4mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January and February (10mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are April and November (3mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Arica, Chile

Average rainfall days in March - Arica, Chile
  • Average rainfall days in March: 4.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (7.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (1.6 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Arica, Chile

Average sea temperature in March - Arica, Chile
  • Average sea temperature in March: 20.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (21.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (15°C).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Arica, Chile

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Arica, Chile
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 11min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h and 13min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 2min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9h and 54min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and March (Average sunshine: 9h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Arica, Chile

Average sunshine days in March - Arica, Chile
  • Average sunshine days in March: 19.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (19.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (10.4 days).

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Average UV index in March
Arica, Chile

Average UV index in March - Arica, Chile
  • Average UV index in March: 6

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March and December (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in March
Arica, Chile

Average cloud cover in March - Arica, Chile
  • Average cloud cover in March: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 32).
The months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 10).

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Average visibility in March
Arica, Chile

Average visibility in March - Arica, Chile
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

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

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