March weather forecast and climate
Epipa, Colombia

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a tropical month in Epipa, Colombia, with average temperature ranging between max 32°C (89.6°F) and min 24.3°C (75.7°F).

Temperature

In Epipa, Colombia, the average high-temperature in March is almost the same as in February - a still hot 32°C (89.6°F). In Epipa, in March, the average low-temperature is 24.3°C (75.7°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is calculated to a very hot 39.7°C (103.5°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. 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 Epipa, the average relative humidity in March is 68%.

Rainfall

In Epipa, Colombia, during March, the rain falls for 16.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 26mm (1.02") of precipitation. In Epipa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 234.1 days and collects up to 740mm (29.13") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Epipa, the average length of the day is 12.1h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Epipa, Colombia, is 7.7h.

UV index

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. Months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 Epipa?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Epipa, is 32°C (89.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 24.3°C (75.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in March is evaluated at 39.7°C (103.5°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Epipa?

In Epipa, the average relative humidity in March is 68%.

How much does it rain in Epipa in March?

In March, in Epipa, Colombia, the rain falls for 16.3 days. Throughout March, 26mm (1.02") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

In March, the average length of the day in Epipa is 12.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Epipa have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Epipa is 7.7h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Epipa, Colombia, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Epipa?

Months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Epipa?

In Epipa, Colombia, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Epipa, Colombia

Average temperature in March - Epipa, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in March: 32°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (33.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (30.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 24.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.4°C).

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Average pressure in March
Epipa, Colombia

Average pressure in March - Epipa, Colombia
  • Average pressure in March: 1011.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1009.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Epipa, Colombia

Average wind speed in March - Epipa, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in March: 15.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (17km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (8.7km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Epipa, Colombia

Average humidity in March - Epipa, Colombia
  • Average humidity in March: 68%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (67%).

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Average rainfall in March
Epipa, Colombia

Average rainfall in March - Epipa, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in March: 26mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (171mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (10mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Epipa, Colombia

Average rainfall days in March - Epipa, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 16.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (28.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (9.7 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Epipa, Colombia

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.7h

Months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Epipa, Colombia

Average sunshine days in March - Epipa, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in March: 12.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (13.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (1.6 days).

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Average UV index in March
Epipa, Colombia

Average UV index in March - Epipa, Colombia
  • Average UV index in March: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Epipa, Colombia

Average cloud cover in March - Epipa, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in March: 39

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 39).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in March
Epipa, Colombia

Average visibility in March - Epipa, Colombia
  • 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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