March weather forecast and climate
Chittoor, India

March, the first month of the pre-monsoon summer, in Chittoor, is a torrid month, with average temperature ranging between min 20.9°C (69.6°F) and max 35.2°C (95.4°F).

Temperature

In Chittoor, the average high-temperature in March marginally rises, from a hot 31.8°C (89.2°F) in February, to a sweltering 35.2°C (95.4°F). In March, in Chittoor, India, the average low-temperature is 20.9°C (69.6°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is evaluated at a blistering 43.7°C (110.7°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In Chittoor, the average relative humidity is 56%.

Rainfall

In Chittoor, during March, the rain falls for 5.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 15mm (0.59") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Chittoor, there are 163.6 rainfall days, and 632mm (24.88") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Chittoor, the average sunshine in March is 9.6h.

UV index

In Chittoor, India, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 temperature in March in Chittoor?

In Chittoor, in March, the average high-temperature is 35.2°C (95.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.9°C (69.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in March is evaluated at 43.7°C (110.7°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Chittoor?

The average relative humidity in March in Chittoor, India, is 56%.

How many days does it rain in March in Chittoor?

In Chittoor, India, during March, the rain falls for 5.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 15mm (0.59") of precipitation.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Chittoor?

In March, the average sunshine in Chittoor is 9.6h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Chittoor?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Chittoor, India
  • Average high temperature in March: 35.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (38.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (27.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 20.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (27.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.7°C).

Average pressure in March - Chittoor, India
  • Average pressure in March: 1011.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1014.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1005mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Chittoor, India
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (14.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (6.9km/h).

Average humidity in March - Chittoor, India
  • Average humidity in March: 56%

Months with the highest relative humidity are November and December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (47%).

Average rainfall in March - Chittoor, India
  • Average rainfall in March: 15mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (106mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (5mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Chittoor, India
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (22.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.7 days).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.6h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

Average sunshine days in March - Chittoor, India
  • Average sunshine days in March: 24.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (24.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (4.9 days).

Average UV index in March - Chittoor, India
  • Average UV index in March: 7

Months with the highest UV index are April, May and June (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October, November and December (UV index 6).

Average cloud cover in March - Chittoor, India
  • Average cloud cover in March: 15

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 42).
Months with the least cloud cover are February, March and April (Cloud cover 15).

Average visibility in March - Chittoor, India
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July and August (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are November and December (8km).