March weather forecast and climate
Kuala Tahan, Malaysia

The first month of the spring, March, is also a hot month in Kuala Tahan, Malaysia, with average temperature ranging between min 20.4°C (68.7°F) and max 31.7°C (89.1°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a still tropical 31.7°C (89.1°F). In Kuala Tahan, the average low-temperature is 20.4°C (68.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at an extremely hot 43.7°C (110.7°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged 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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, clothing, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In Kuala Tahan, the average relative humidity is 81%.

Rainfall

In Kuala Tahan, during March, the rain falls for 22 days and regularly aggregates up to 113mm (4.45") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 319.1 rainfall days, and 2136mm (84.09") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kuala Tahan is 8.1h.

UV index

March through July, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 7 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in March in Kuala Tahan?

In March, the average high-temperature is 31.7°C (89.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.4°C (68.7°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is appraised at 43.7°C (110.7°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Kuala Tahan?

In Kuala Tahan, the average relative humidity in March is 81%.

How many days does it rain in March in Kuala Tahan?

In Kuala Tahan, Malaysia, in March, during 22 rainfall days, 113mm (4.45") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Kuala Tahan have in March?

In March, the average length of the day in Kuala Tahan, Malaysia, is 12.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kuala Tahan have in March?

In Kuala Tahan, the average sunshine in March is 8.1h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Kuala Tahan?

March through July, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Kuala Tahan?

In Kuala Tahan, Malaysia, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Kuala Tahan, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in March: 31.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (32.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 20.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (22.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (20.1°C).

Average pressure in March - Kuala Tahan, Malaysia
  • Average pressure in March: 1010.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (1011.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is May (1009mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Kuala Tahan, Malaysia
  • Average wind speed in March: 4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (4.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are May and October (2.9km/h).

Average humidity in March - Kuala Tahan, Malaysia
  • Average humidity in March: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (80%).

Average rainfall in March - Kuala Tahan, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in March: 113mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (268mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (63mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Kuala Tahan, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 22 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (29.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (18.8 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Kuala Tahan, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with the shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

Average sunshine days in March - Kuala Tahan, Malaysia
  • Average sunshine days in March: 7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (0.4 days).

Average UV index in March - Kuala Tahan, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in March: 7

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in March - Kuala Tahan, Malaysia
  • Average cloud cover in March: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 66).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and August (Cloud cover 45).

Average visibility in March - Kuala Tahan, Malaysia
  • Average visibility in March: 7km

Months with the highest visibility are June, July, August and September (8km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and December (6km).