Addis Ababa
Ethiopia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

A white statue of Jesus Christ looking down at the Bole Medhane Alem Church in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
A white statue of Jesus Christ looking down at the Bole Medhane Alem Church in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
March, the first month of the spring, in Addis Ababa, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 23.3°C (73.9°F) and 11.2°C (52.2°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are February and March, with an average high-temperature of 23.3°C (73.9°F).

Humidity

In Addis Ababa, the average relative humidity is 53%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 12.8 days. Throughout March, 56mm (2.2") of precipitation is accumulated. In Addis Ababa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 177.8 days and collects up to 873mm (34.37") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Addis Ababa is 12.1h.

Sunshine

In Addis Ababa, the average sunshine in March is 9.4h.

UV index

January through May, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the warmest month in Addis Ababa?

February and March, with an average high-temperature of 23.3°C (73.9°F), are warmest months.

What is the temperature in March in Addis Ababa?

In March, the average high-temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 11.2°C (52.2°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Addis Ababa?

In March, the average relative humidity in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, is 53%.

How much does it rain in Addis Ababa in March?

In Addis Ababa, in March, it is raining for 12.8 days, with typically 56mm (2.2") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Addis Ababa have in March?

In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Addis Ababa?

In Addis Ababa, the average sunshine in March is 9.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Addis Ababa?

January through May, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Addis Ababa.

What is the UV index reading in March in Addis Ababa?

In Addis Ababa, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average high temperature in March: 23.3°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (23.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (19.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 11.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (12.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is November (7.4°C).

Average humidity in March - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average humidity in March: 53%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (51%).

Average rainfall in March - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average rainfall in March: 56mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (213mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (4mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (30.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (4.1 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.4h

Months with most sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 8.1h).

Average UV index in March - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average UV index in March: 5

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April and May (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 4).