Kinshasa
Democratic Republic of Congo
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

Part of the city of Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo viewed from above
Part of the city of Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo viewed from above
The first month of the autumn, March, is also a hot month in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, with average temperature ranging between min 22°C (71.6°F) and max 32°C (89.6°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are March and April, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F).

Rainfall

In March, in Kinshasa, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout March, 196mm (7.7") of precipitation is accumulated. In Kinshasa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 111 days and collects up to 1358mm (53.5") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are February through May, August, October and November, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

UV index

January through April, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What are the warmest months in Kinshasa?

March and April, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F), are warmest months.

What is the temperature in March in Kinshasa?

In Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, in March, the average high-temperature is 32°C (89.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Kinshasa?

In March, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout March, 196mm (7.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

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

What is the month with the most sunshine in Kinshasa?

February through May, August, October and November, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Kinshasa have in March?

In March, the average sunshine is 5h.

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

January through April, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in March in Kinshasa?

In Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average high temperature in March: 32°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (27°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February, March, April, May and November (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July and August (18°C).

Average rainfall in March - Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall in March: 196mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (222mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (3mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are April and November (16 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h

Months with most sunshine are February, March, April, May, August, October and November (Average sunshine: 5h).
Months with least sunshine are January, June, July, September and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in March - Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).