March weather forecast and climate
Kotagiri, India

The first month of the pre-monsoon summer, March, is a tropical month in Kotagiri, India, with average temperature varying between 18.2°C (64.8°F) and 31.3°C (88.3°F).

Temperature

In Kotagiri, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a tropical 31.3°C (88.3°F). In Kotagiri, India, the average low-temperature is 18.2°C (64.8°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 34.5°C (94.1°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values 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 calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, and wind affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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

With an average relative humidity of 56%, March is the least humid month in Kotagiri.

Rainfall

In Kotagiri, India, in March, it is raining for 12.7 days, with typically 40mm (1.57") of accumulated precipitation. In Kotagiri, during the entire year, the rain falls for 243.6 days and collects up to 1388mm (54.65") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kotagiri is 9.5h.

UV index

With an average maximum UV index of 7, March is the month with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Kotagiri?

In March, the average high-temperature is 31.3°C (88.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 18.2°C (64.8°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is calculated to 34.5°C (94.1°F).

What is the least humid month in Kotagiri?

The least humid month in Kotagiri, India, is March, with an average relative humidity of 56%.

What is the average humidity in March in Kotagiri?

In March, the average relative humidity is 56%.

How much does it rain in Kotagiri in March?

In Kotagiri, in March, it is raining for 12.7 days, with typically 40mm (1.57") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Kotagiri have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Kotagiri have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Kotagiri, India, is 9.5h.

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

With an average maximum UV index of 7, March is the month with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in March in Kotagiri?

In Kotagiri, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Kotagiri, India
  • Average high temperature in March: 31.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (32.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (25.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 18.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (20.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.4°C).

Average pressure in March - Kotagiri, India
  • Average pressure in March: 1011.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1013.4mbar).
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are May and June (1008.8mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Kotagiri, India
  • Average wind speed in March: 4.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (9.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (4.6km/h).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (56%).

Average rainfall in March - Kotagiri, India
  • Average rainfall in March: 40mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (247mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (13mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Kotagiri, India
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (27.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.8 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.8h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.5h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

Average sunshine days in March - Kotagiri, India
  • Average sunshine days in March: 15.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (0.8 days).

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

The month with the highest UV index is March (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are October and December (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in March - Kotagiri, India
  • Average cloud cover in March: 17

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 13).

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

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