Saunders Island Settlement
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

March, the first month of the autumn, in Saunders Island Settlement, is also a moderate month, with average temperature fluctuating between 13°C (55.4°F) and 5°C (41°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a still mild 13°C (55.4°F). In March, in Saunders Island Settlement, the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

Rainfall

In Saunders Island Settlement, during March, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 39mm (1.5") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 113 rainfall days, and 452mm (17.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

Months with the warmest seawater are January through March, with an average sea temperature of 10°C (50°F).
Note: Swimming in 10°C (50°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Saunders Island Settlement is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

In Saunders Island Settlement, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Saunders Island Settlement?

In Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), in March, the average high-temperature is 13°C (55.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Saunders Island Settlement?

In Saunders Island Settlement, in March, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 39mm (1.5") of accumulated precipitation.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Saunders Island Settlement?

January through March, with an average sea temperature of 10°C (50°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Saunders Island Settlement.

How cold is the water in March in Saunders Island Settlement?

In March, the average sea temperature in Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), is 10°C (50°F). Swimming in 10°C (50°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the average length of the day in March in Saunders Island Settlement?

In March, the average length of the day is 12.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Saunders Island Settlement have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Saunders Island Settlement is 5h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Saunders Island Settlement?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Saunders Island Settlement is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average high temperature in March: 13°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January and February (15°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June, July and August (0°C).

Average rainfall in March - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average rainfall in March: 39mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (53mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are September and October (28mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are August, September and October (8 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average sea temperature in March: 10°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (10°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August, September and October (6°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average daylight in March: 12.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 16.5h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 7.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 7h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in March - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average UV index in March: 4

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 0).