March weather forecast and climate
Nairobi, Kenya

A small lake in Uhuru Park within the city of Nairobi, Kenya
A small lake in Uhuru Park within the city of Nairobi, Kenya
March, the first month of the autumn, in Nairobi, is still a warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 26.8°C (80.2°F) and 15.3°C (59.5°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a still warm 26.8°C (80.2°F). In March, in Nairobi, Kenya, the average low-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F).

Humidity

In Nairobi, the average relative humidity in March is 67%.

Rainfall

In Nairobi, it is raining for 19.3 days, with typically 56mm (2.2") of accumulated precipitation. In Nairobi, Kenya, during the entire year, the rain falls for 241.5 days and collects up to 676mm (26.61") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Nairobi is 9.3h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through August, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in March in Nairobi?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 26.8°C (80.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Nairobi?

The average relative humidity in March in Nairobi, Kenya, is 67%.

How many days does it rain in March in Nairobi?

In Nairobi, Kenya, during March, the rain falls for 19.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 56mm (2.2") of precipitation.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Nairobi have in March?

In Nairobi, Kenya, the average sunshine in March is 9.3h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Nairobi?

January through August, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in March in Nairobi?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average high temperature in March: 26.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (27°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (22.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 15.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (15.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (12.7°C).

Average pressure in March - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average pressure in March: 1013.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1016.8mbar).
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are February and March (1013.4mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average wind speed in March: 11km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (11.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (6.1km/h).

Average humidity in March - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average humidity in March: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (65%).

Average rainfall in March - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average rainfall in March: 56mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (125mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (28mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average rainfall days in March: 19.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (27.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (12.3 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are January, February, November and December (Average daylight: 12.2h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.3h

Months with the most sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 8.5).

Average sunshine days in March - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average sunshine days in March: 9.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (15.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (1.9 days).

Average UV index in March - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average UV index in March: 5

The month with the highest UV index is September (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in March - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average cloud cover in March: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 54).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in March - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average visibility in March: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are September and October (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are April and May (7km).