Quetzaltenango
Guatemala
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Quetzaltenango, Guatemala

The first month of the spring, March, is also a moderately hot month in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, with average temperature varying between 25.5°C (77.9°F) and 3.9°C (39°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is March, with an average high-temperature of 25.5°C (77.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 3.9°C (39°F).

Humidity

In Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, the average relative humidity is 64.5%.

Rainfall

In Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, during 2.3 rainfall days, 14.4mm (0.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Quetzaltenango, there are 129.2 rainfall days, and 802.1mm (31.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Quetzaltenango. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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.

What is the warmest month in Quetzaltenango?

The warmest month in Quetzaltenango is March, with an average high-temperature of 25.5°C (77.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 3.9°C (39°F).

What is the temperature in March in Quetzaltenango?

In Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, in March, the average high-temperature is 25.5°C (77.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 3.9°C (39°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Quetzaltenango?

In Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, the average relative humidity in March is 64.5%.

How much does it rain in Quetzaltenango in March?

In March, in Quetzaltenango, the rain falls for 2.3 days. Throughout March, 14.4mm (0.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Quetzaltenango have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Quetzaltenango have in March?

In March, the average sunshine is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in Quetzaltenango?

Months with the highest UV index in Quetzaltenango are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in March in Quetzaltenango?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Quetzaltenango is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Average high temperature in March: 25.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (25.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is September (20.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 3.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (9.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.3°C).

Average humidity in March - Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Average humidity in March: 64.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (81.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (63.1%).

Average rainfall in March - Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Average rainfall in March: 14.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (147.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.8mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Average rainfall days in March: 2.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (22.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (0.8 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8.6h).
The month with least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average UV index in March - Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).