Bengaluru
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Bengaluru, India

The first month of the pre-monsoon summer, March, is still a tropical month in Bengaluru, India, with temperature in the range of an average low of 19.6°C (67.3°F) and an average high of 32.9°C (91.2°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a still tropical 32.9°C (91.2°F). In Bengaluru, India, in March, the average low-temperature is 19.6°C (67.3°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a hot 34.8°C (94.6°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, metabolic differences, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

The least humid month in Bengaluru is March, with an average relative humidity of 45%.

Rainfall

In Bengaluru, during 0.8 rainfall days, 7mm (0.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Bengaluru, there are 58.5 rainfall days, and 974.5mm (38.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

February and March, with an average of 8.8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Bengaluru. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Bengaluru?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Bengaluru, India, is 32.9°C (91.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 19.6°C (67.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in March is calculated to 34.8°C (94.6°F).

What is the least humid month in Bengaluru?

March is the least humid month in Bengaluru, India, with an average relative humidity of 45%.

What is the average humidity in March in Bengaluru?

The average relative humidity in March in Bengaluru is 45%.

How much does it rain in Bengaluru in March?

In March, in Bengaluru, the rain falls for 0.8 days. Throughout March, 7mm (0.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

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

What are the months with the most sunshine in Bengaluru?

February and March, with an average of 8.8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Bengaluru, India.

How many hours of sunshine does Bengaluru have in March?

In Bengaluru, India, the average sunshine in March is 8.8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Bengaluru?

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

What is the UV index intensity in March in Bengaluru?

In Bengaluru, India, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Bengaluru, India
  • Average high temperature in March: 32.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (35.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (26.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 19.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (21.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.3°C).

Average humidity in March - Bengaluru, India
  • Average humidity in March: 45%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (45%).

Average rainfall in March - Bengaluru, India
  • Average rainfall in March: 7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (241mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.8mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Bengaluru, India
  • Average rainfall days in March: 0.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (10.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (0.2 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.8h

Months with most sunshine are February and March (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

Average UV index in March - Bengaluru, India
  • 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).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 10).