March weather forecast and climate
Puerto Otero, Colombia

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a hot month in Puerto Otero, Colombia, with average temperature fluctuating between 22°C (71.6°F) and 30.1°C (86.2°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature remains equal as in February - a still hot 30.1°C (86.2°F). In March, in Puerto Otero, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a scorching 40.8°C (105.4°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. 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 Puerto Otero is 89%.

Rainfall

In March, in Puerto Otero, the rain falls for 28.8 days. Throughout March, 214mm (8.43") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 334.9 rainfall days, and 2184mm (85.98") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

Months with the shortest days are January through April, August through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Puerto Otero is 5.8h.

UV index

January through April, July through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Puerto Otero. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 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 Puerto Otero?

In March, the average high-temperature is 30.1°C (86.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is appraised at 40.8°C (105.4°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Puerto Otero?

The average relative humidity in March in Puerto Otero is 89%.

How much does it rain in Puerto Otero in March?

In March, in Puerto Otero, Colombia, the rain falls for 28.8 days. Throughout March, 214mm (8.43") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Puerto Otero?

Months with the shortest days in Puerto Otero, Colombia, are January through April, August through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Puerto Otero have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Puerto Otero have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Puerto Otero is 5.8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Puerto Otero?

Months with the highest UV index in Puerto Otero are January through April, July through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Puerto Otero?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Puerto Otero is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Puerto Otero, Colombia

Average temperature in March - Puerto Otero, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in March: 30.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (31.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (28.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 22°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (22.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (20.7°C).

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Average pressure in March
Puerto Otero, Colombia

Average pressure in March - Puerto Otero, Colombia
  • Average pressure in March: 1010.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1013.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Puerto Otero, Colombia

Average wind speed in March - Puerto Otero, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in March: 3.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (4.1km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are May, June, July and August (3.1km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Puerto Otero, Colombia

Average humidity in March - Puerto Otero, Colombia
  • Average humidity in March: 89%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (92%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (84%).

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Average rainfall in March
Puerto Otero, Colombia

Average rainfall in March - Puerto Otero, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in March: 214mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (277mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (114mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Puerto Otero, Colombia

Average rainfall days in March - Puerto Otero, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 28.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (29.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (24 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Puerto Otero, Colombia

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

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.2h).
Months with the shortest days are January, February, March, April, August, September, October, November and December (Average daylight: 12.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.8h

The month with the most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 7.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Puerto Otero, Colombia

Average sunshine days in March - Puerto Otero, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in March: 1.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (4.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (1 days).

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Average UV index in March
Puerto Otero, Colombia

Average UV index in March - Puerto Otero, Colombia
  • Average UV index in March: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Puerto Otero, Colombia

Average cloud cover in March - Puerto Otero, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in March: 67

Months with the most cloud cover are May and June (Cloud cover 76).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 56).

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Average visibility in March
Puerto Otero, Colombia

Average visibility in March - Puerto Otero, Colombia
  • Average visibility in March: 6km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, August, September, October and December (6km).
Months with the lowest visibility are April, May, June, July and November (5km).

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