Ambodifotatra
Madagascar
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Ambodifotatra, Madagascar

The first month of the autumn, March, is also a hot month in Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30°C (86°F) and an average low of 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are January through March, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F).

Rainfall

In Ambodifotatra, during March, the rain falls for 22 days and regularly aggregates up to 384mm (15.1") of precipitation. In Ambodifotatra, during the entire year, the rain falls for 223 days and collects up to 2764mm (108.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, the average water temperature is 28.9°C (84°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Ambodifotatra is 12.2h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are March, June and July, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What are the warmest months in Ambodifotatra?

January through March, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are warmest months in Ambodifotatra, Madagascar.

What is the temperature in March in Ambodifotatra?

In March, in Ambodifotatra, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in Ambodifotatra in March?

In Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, in March, it is raining for 22 days, with typically 384mm (15.1") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in March in Ambodifotatra?

In March, the average sea temperature in Ambodifotatra is 28.9°C (84°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Ambodifotatra have in March?

In March, the average length of the day is 12.2h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Ambodifotatra?

Months with the least sunshine in Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, are March, June and July, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in March in Ambodifotatra?

In Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, the average sunshine in March is 6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Ambodifotatra?

Months with the highest UV index in Ambodifotatra are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in March in Ambodifotatra?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Ambodifotatra is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average high temperature in March: 30°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February and March (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March and December (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July, August and September (17°C).

Average rainfall in March - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall in March: 384mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (396mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (96mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall days in March: 22 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September, October and November (16 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average sea temperature in March: 28.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (24.5°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average daylight in March: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h

Months with most sunshine are October and November (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are March, June and July (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in March - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).