Benghazi
Libya
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Benghazi, Libya

The first month of the spring, March, is an agreeable month in Benghazi, Libya, with temperature in the range of an average low of 9.5°C (49.1°F) and an average high of 20.3°C (68.5°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - an agreeable 20.3°C (68.5°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 9.5°C (49.1°F).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Benghazi, Libya, in March, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 18mm (0.7") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 45 rainfall days, and 270mm (10.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 16°C (60.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater. For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16°C (60.8°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Benghazi is 12h.

Sunshine

In Benghazi, the average sunshine is 7.5h.

UV index

In Benghazi, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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 Benghazi?

In March, in Benghazi, the average high-temperature is 20.3°C (68.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 9.5°C (49.1°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Benghazi?

In March, the average relative humidity is 67%.

How much does it rain in Benghazi in March?

In Benghazi, in March, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 18mm (0.7") of accumulated precipitation.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Benghazi?

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 16°C (60.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Benghazi, Libya. Swimming in 16°C (60.8°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the sea water temperature in March in Benghazi?

In Benghazi, the average seawater temperature in March is 16°C (60.8°F). For most, swimming in 16°C (60.8°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

How many hours of daylight does Benghazi have in March?

In March, the average length of the day in Benghazi is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Benghazi?

The average sunshine in March is 7.5h.

How high is the UV index in March in Benghazi?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Benghazi, Libya, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average high temperature in March: 20.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (32.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 9.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.3°C).

Average humidity in March - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average humidity in March: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May and June (55%).

Average rainfall in March - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average rainfall in March: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (66mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average rainfall days in March: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average sea temperature in March: 16°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (27°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in March - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average UV index in March: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).