March weather forecast and climate
Safaga, Egypt

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a moderately hot month in Safaga, Egypt, with average temperature fluctuating between 26.1°C (79°F) and 14.8°C (58.6°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a pleasant 22.7°C (72.9°F) in February, to a warm 26.1°C (79°F). The average low-temperature, in Safaga, is 14.8°C (58.6°F).

Rainfall

In Safaga rain does not fall in January through September and December.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater in Safaga are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 22°C (71.6°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22°C (71.6°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Safaga, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

In Safaga, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 9 transform into the following instructions:
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. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the driest month in Safaga?

January through September and December are months without rainfall.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Safaga?

Months with the coldest seawater in Safaga, Egypt, are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 22°C (71.6°F).

What is the sea temperature in March in Safaga?

In Safaga, the average seawater temperature in March is 22°C (71.6°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 22°C (71.6°F).

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

The average length of the day in March in Safaga, Egypt, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Safaga have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Safaga, Egypt, is 10h.

How high is the UV index in March in Safaga?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Safaga is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Safaga, Egypt

Average temperature in March - Safaga, Egypt
  • Average high temperature in March: 26.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (34.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 14.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (24.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10.7°C).

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Average rainfall in March
Safaga, Egypt

Average rainfall in March - Safaga, Egypt
  • Average rainfall in March: 0mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are October and November (1mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and December (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Safaga, Egypt

Average rainfall days in March - Safaga, Egypt
  • Average rainfall days in March: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (1 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Safaga, Egypt

Average sea temperature in March - Safaga, Egypt
  • Average sea temperature in March: 22°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (29°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (22°C).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Safaga, Egypt

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 10h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 13h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 9).

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Average UV index in March
Safaga, Egypt

Average UV index in March - Safaga, Egypt
  • Average UV index in March: 9

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 5).

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