March weather forecast and climate
Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Santiago De Los Caballeros, is still a warm month, with average temperature varying between 27.7°C (81.9°F) and 17.7°C (63.9°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a still moderately hot 27.7°C (81.9°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 17.7°C (63.9°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is computed to be a tropical 31.2°C (88.2°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, clothing, pregnancy, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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.

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Santiago De Los Caballeros is 79%.

Rainfall

In Santiago De Los Caballeros, it is raining for 16.9 days, with typically 52mm (2.05") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 208.6 rainfall days, and 628mm (24.72") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Santiago De Los Caballeros, the average length of the day is 12.1h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic, are March and November, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Santiago De Los Caballeros. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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 Santiago De Los Caballeros?

In March, in Santiago De Los Caballeros, the average high-temperature is 27.7°C (81.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.7°C (63.9°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is computed to be 31.2°C (88.2°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Santiago De Los Caballeros?

The average relative humidity in March in Santiago De Los Caballeros is 79%.

How many days does it rain in March in Santiago De Los Caballeros?

In March, the rain falls for 16.9 days. Throughout March, 52mm (2.05") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Santiago De Los Caballeros have in March?

The average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Santiago De Los Caballeros?

March and November, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Santiago De Los Caballeros have in March?

In Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic, the average sunshine in March is 8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Santiago De Los Caballeros?

Months with the lowest UV index in Santiago De Los Caballeros are January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in March in Santiago De Los Caballeros?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Average temperature in March - Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Average high temperature in March: 27.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (26.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 17.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (21.4°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (17.5°C).

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Average pressure in March
Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Average pressure in March - Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Average pressure in March: 1016.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1017.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1012.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Average wind speed in March - Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Average wind speed in March: 6.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (9.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (5.8km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Average humidity in March - Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Average humidity in March: 79%

Months with the highest relative humidity are November and December (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (74%).

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Average rainfall in March
Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Average rainfall in March - Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Average rainfall in March: 52mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (101mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and December (28mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Average rainfall days in March - Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Average rainfall days in March: 16.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (22.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (13.3 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are March and November (Average sunshine: 8).

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Average sunshine days in March
Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Average sunshine days in March - Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Average sunshine days in March: 10.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (13.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (3.5 days).

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Average UV index in March
Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Average UV index in March - Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Average UV index in March: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Average cloud cover in March - Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Average cloud cover in March: 40

Months with the most cloud cover are March and November (Cloud cover 40).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 23).

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Average visibility in March
Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Average visibility in March - Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Average visibility in March: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are June, July, August and September (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and November (7km).

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