Hurghada
Egypt
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Hurghada, Egypt

Beach shades reflected in water on a calm sunny day in Hurghada, Egypt
Beach shades reflected in water on a calm sunny day in Hurghada, Egypt
The first month of the spring, March, is a warm month in Hurghada, Egypt, with average temperature varying between 25.2°C (77.4°F) and 14°C (57.2°F).

Temperature

In Hurghada, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a warm 25.2°C (77.4°F). The average low-temperature, is 14°C (57.2°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 46%.

Rainfall

Months with rainfall in Hurghada are January, March, April, October through December.

Sea temperature

In Hurghada, the average seawater temperature is 22.7°C (72.9°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22.7°C (72.9°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In Hurghada, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 8.8h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Hurghada is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in March in Hurghada?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Hurghada, is 25.2°C (77.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Hurghada?

In Hurghada, the average relative humidity in March is 46%.

When does it start to rain in Hurghada?

March is the first month it rains in Hurghada. Throughout March, in the average 0.3 rainfall days, it receives 0.3mm (0") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in March in Hurghada?

In March, the average sea temperature in Hurghada, Egypt, is 22.7°C (72.9°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 22.7°C (72.9°F) water may be enjoyable.

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

In March, the average length of the day in Hurghada is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Hurghada have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Hurghada, Egypt, is 8.8h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Hurghada?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Hurghada, Egypt, is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average high temperature in March: 25.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (36.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 14°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (26.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11°C).

Average humidity in March - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average humidity in March: 46%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (53%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (41%).

Average rainfall in March - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (2mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are February, May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average rainfall days in March: 0.3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, March, April and December (0.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average sea temperature in March: 22.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (28.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (22.3°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.8h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 8h).

Average UV index in March - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average UV index in March: 8

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 4).