Malabo
Equatorial Guinea
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

The beautiful fall season in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea viewed against a vast sea and clear skies
The beautiful fall season in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea viewed against a vast sea and clear skies
March, the first month of the spring, in Malabo, is still a warm month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 27.3°C (81.1°F) and an average high of 28.5°C (83.3°F).

Temperature

March is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 28.5°C (83.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 27.3°C (81.1°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in March is evaluated at a tropical 33.2°C (91.8°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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, pregnancy), and activity. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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 Malabo, the average relative humidity is 79%.

Rainfall

In Malabo, in March, during 27.5 rainfall days, 171mm (6.73") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Malabo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 318.9 days and collects up to 2594mm (102.13") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the warmest seawater are March and April, with an average sea temperature of 29.3°C (84.7°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Malabo is 9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, are January through June, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the warmest month in Malabo?

March is the warmest month in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, with an average high-temperature of 28.5°C (83.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 27.3°C (81.1°F).

What is the temperature in March in Malabo?

In March, the average high-temperature is 28.5°C (83.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 27.3°C (81.1°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in March is evaluated at 33.2°C (91.8°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Malabo?

In Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, the average relative humidity in March is 79%.

How much does it rain in Malabo in March?

In March, in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, the rain falls for 27.5 days. Throughout March, 171mm (6.73") of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the sea warmest in Malabo?

March and April, with an average sea temperature of 29.3°C (84.7°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Malabo.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Malabo?

In March, the average sea temperature is 29.3°C (84.7°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

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

In Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, the average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Malabo?

In Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, the average sunshine in March is 9h.

When is the highest UV index in Malabo?

Months with the highest UV index are January through June, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in March in Malabo?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average high temperature in March: 28.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (28.5°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (25.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 27.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (27.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (24.3°C).

Average humidity in March - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average humidity in March: 79%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July and August (84%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, April, May and December (78%).

Average rainfall in March - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average rainfall in March: 171mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (412mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (51mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average rainfall days in March: 27.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (30.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and December (21.3 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average sea temperature in March: 29.3°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are March and April (29.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.9°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 5.7h).

Average UV index in March - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average UV index in March: 7

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