March weather forecast and climate
Plata Perdida, Colombia

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a torrid month in Plata Perdida, Colombia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 37°C (98.6°F) and an average low of 23.8°C (74.8°F).

Temperature

In Plata Perdida, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a still torrid 37°C (98.6°F). The average low-temperature, in Plata Perdida, is 23.8°C (74.8°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is calculated to a burning hot 52.1°C (125.8°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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.
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 exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 61%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 20.3 days. Throughout March, 92mm (3.62") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 268.9 rainfall days, and 1631mm (64.21") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 10.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Plata Perdida, Colombia, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 Plata Perdida?

In Plata Perdida, Colombia, in March, the average high-temperature is 37°C (98.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.8°C (74.8°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is estimated at 52.1°C (125.8°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Plata Perdida?

In March, the average relative humidity in Plata Perdida, Colombia, is 61%.

How much does it rain in Plata Perdida in March?

In March, in Plata Perdida, the rain falls for 20.3 days. Throughout March, 92mm (3.62") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in March in Plata Perdida?

In March, the average length of the day in Plata Perdida, Colombia, is 12.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Plata Perdida have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Plata Perdida is 10.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Plata Perdida?

In Plata Perdida, Colombia, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Plata Perdida, Colombia

Average temperature in March - Plata Perdida, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in March: 37°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (37.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (31.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23.8°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are March and April (23.8°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are November and December (21.7°C).

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Average pressure in March
Plata Perdida, Colombia

Average pressure in March - Plata Perdida, Colombia
  • Average pressure in March: 1009.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1009.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Plata Perdida, Colombia

Average wind speed in March - Plata Perdida, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in March: 4.3km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (4.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (3.5km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Plata Perdida, Colombia

Average humidity in March - Plata Perdida, Colombia
  • Average humidity in March: 61%

Months with the highest relative humidity are October and November (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (55%).

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Average rainfall in March
Plata Perdida, Colombia

Average rainfall in March - Plata Perdida, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in March: 92mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (258mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (22mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Plata Perdida, Colombia

Average rainfall days in March - Plata Perdida, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 20.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (29.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.8 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Plata Perdida, Colombia

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Plata Perdida, Colombia

Average sunshine days in March - Plata Perdida, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in March: 8.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (20.6 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are May and October (1.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Plata Perdida, Colombia

Average UV index in March - Plata Perdida, Colombia
  • Average UV index in March: 7

The month with the highest UV index is February (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is October (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in March
Plata Perdida, Colombia

Average cloud cover in March - Plata Perdida, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in March: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 18).

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Average visibility in March
Plata Perdida, Colombia

Average visibility in March - Plata Perdida, Colombia
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February and March (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May, October and November (8km).

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