March weather forecast and climate
El Guamo, Colombia

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is also a sweltering month in El Guamo, Colombia, with average temperature fluctuating between 24.5°C (76.1°F) and 37°C (98.6°F).

Temperature

In El Guamo, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a still very hot 37°C (98.6°F). In March, in El Guamo, the average low-temperature is 24.5°C (76.1°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is calculated to a life-threatening hot 52.1°C (125.8°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind). 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in El Guamo is 61%.

Rainfall

In El Guamo, in March, during 15.1 rainfall days, 55mm (2.17") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in El Guamo, there are 228 rainfall days, and 1026mm (40.39") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in El Guamo is 12.1h.

Sunshine

In El Guamo, the average sunshine is 9.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in El Guamo are January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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 El Guamo?

In March, the average high-temperature is 37°C (98.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.5°C (76.1°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in March is calculated to 52.1°C (125.8°F).

What is the average humidity in March in El Guamo?

In March, the average relative humidity in El Guamo, Colombia, is 61%.

How much does it rain in El Guamo in March?

In March, in El Guamo, the rain falls for 15.1 days. Throughout March, 55mm (2.17") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does El Guamo have in March?

In El Guamo, Colombia, the average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does El Guamo have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in El Guamo is 9.6h.

When is the highest UV index in El Guamo?

January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in March in El Guamo?

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

Average temperature in March
El Guamo, Colombia

Average temperature in March - El Guamo, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in March: 37°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (37.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (31.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 24.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (24.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (22.2°C).

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Average pressure in March
El Guamo, Colombia

Average pressure in March - El Guamo, Colombia
  • Average pressure in March: 1008.9mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are May and September (1009.3mbar).
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are February, November and December (1008.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
El Guamo, Colombia

Average wind speed in March - El Guamo, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in March: 6.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (6.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (5.2km/h).

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Average humidity in March
El Guamo, Colombia

Average humidity in March - El Guamo, Colombia
  • Average humidity in March: 61%

Months with the highest relative humidity are October and November (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (57%).

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Average rainfall in March
El Guamo, Colombia

Average rainfall in March - El Guamo, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in March: 55mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May and October (153mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (11mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
El Guamo, Colombia

Average rainfall days in March - El Guamo, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 15.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (27.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.1 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
El Guamo, Colombia

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - El Guamo, Colombia
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

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Average sunshine days in March
El Guamo, Colombia

Average sunshine days in March - El Guamo, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in March: 14.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (23.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (2.8 days).

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Average UV index in March
El Guamo, Colombia

Average UV index in March - El Guamo, Colombia
  • Average UV index in March: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, November and December (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is October (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in March
El Guamo, Colombia

Average cloud cover in March - El Guamo, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in March: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 19).

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Average visibility in March
El Guamo, Colombia

Average visibility in March - El Guamo, Colombia
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February and March (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are October and November (7km).

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