Tripoli
Libya
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Tripoli, Libya

A perfect shot of the ruins of the archaeological site of Leptis Magna Roman, in Tripoli, Libya
A perfect shot of the ruins of the archaeological site of Leptis Magna Roman, in Tripoli, Libya
The first month of the spring, March, is an agreeable month in Tripoli, Libya, with temperature in the range of an average high of 21°C (69.8°F) and an average low of 10°C (50°F).

Temperature

In Tripoli, Libya, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a pleasant 21°C (69.8°F). The average low-temperature, in March, is 10°C (50°F).

Rainfall

In Tripoli, in March, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 24mm (0.9") of accumulated precipitation. In Tripoli, Libya, during the entire year, the rain falls for 43 days and collects up to 288mm (11.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 16°C (60.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater. 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).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 8h.

UV index

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

The average high-temperature, in March, in Tripoli, is 21°C (69.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 10°C (50°F).

How much does it rain in Tripoli in March?

In March, in Tripoli, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout March, 24mm (0.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

What months are the sea coldest in Tripoli?

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 16°C (60.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater. 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).

How cold is the water in March in Tripoli?

In March, the average sea temperature in Tripoli, Libya, is 16°C (60.8°F). 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).

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

The average length of the day in March in Tripoli is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Tripoli?

In Tripoli, Libya, the average sunshine in March is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Tripoli?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Tripoli is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Tripoli, Libya
  • Average high temperature in March: 21°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (34°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (17°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 10°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (8°C).

Average rainfall in March - Tripoli, Libya
  • Average rainfall in March: 24mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (65mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Tripoli, Libya
  • Average rainfall days in March: 4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Tripoli, 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 - Tripoli, Libya
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in March - Tripoli, 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).