March weather forecast and climate
Benaulim, India

The first month of the pre-monsoon summer, March, is also a hot month in Benaulim, India, with average temperature fluctuating between 32°C (89.6°F) and 23°C (73.4°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 28°C (82.4°F) and 1mm (0.04") of accumulated rainfall makes March the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature in Benaulim remains equal as in February - a still hot 32°C (89.6°F). In Benaulim, the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

March through December are months with rainfall. March is the first month it rains. Throughout March, Benaulim receives 1mm (0.04") of precipitation. During the entire year, Benaulim aggregates up to 2959mm (116.5") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater in Benaulim are January through March, July through September and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°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 in Benaulim is 12.1h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Benaulim, India. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Benaulim?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 32°C (89.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

When does it start to rain in Benaulim?

March is the first month it rains in Benaulim. Throughout March, Benaulim receives 1mm (0.04") of precipitation.

What months are the sea coldest in Benaulim?

January through March, July through September and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Benaulim, India.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Benaulim?

In March, the average sea temperature is 28°C (82.4°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Benaulim have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Benaulim is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Benaulim?

In Benaulim, India, the average sunshine in March is 9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Benaulim?

Months with the highest UV index in Benaulim are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Benaulim?

In Benaulim, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Benaulim, India
  • Average high temperature in March: 32°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April, May and November (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (20°C).

Average rainfall in March - Benaulim, India
  • Average rainfall in March: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (951mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Benaulim, India
  • Average rainfall days in March: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (25 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January, February, March, April and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Benaulim, India
  • Average sea temperature in March: 28°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (30°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September and December (28°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Benaulim, India
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

Months with the most sunshine are January, February, April and December (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with the least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in March - Benaulim, India
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).