March weather forecast and climate
Tumpat, Malaysia

March, the first month of the spring, in Tumpat, is a hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 24.3°C (75.7°F) and max 30.1°C (86.2°F).

Temperature

In Tumpat, the average high-temperature in March is relatively the same as in February - a hot 30.1°C (86.2°F). In March, in Tumpat, the average low-temperature is 24.3°C (75.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a sweltering 37.7°C (99.9°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, clothing). 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 particularly important for children. 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In Tumpat, the average relative humidity in March is 79%.

Rainfall

March is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 13.9 days and accumulates 53mm (2.09") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Tumpat, the average seawater temperature is 28.3°C (82.9°F).
Note: 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 Tumpat, the average length of the day is 12.1h.

Sunshine

In Tumpat, the average sunshine in March is 8.9h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Tumpat. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Tumpat?

In Tumpat, in March, the average high-temperature is 30.1°C (86.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.3°C (75.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in March is evaluated at 37.7°C (99.9°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Tumpat?

In Tumpat, Malaysia, the average relative humidity in March is 79%.

How much does it rain in Tumpat in March?

In Tumpat, in March, it is raining for 13.9 days, with typically 53mm (2.09") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Tumpat?

March is the month with the least rainfall in Tumpat. Rain falls for 13.9 days and accumulates 53mm (2.09") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in March in Tumpat?

In Tumpat, Malaysia, in March, the average water temperature is 28.3°C (82.9°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Tumpat have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Tumpat is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Tumpat?

In Tumpat, Malaysia, the average sunshine in March is 8.9h.

When is the highest UV index in Tumpat?

Months with the highest UV index are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in March in Tumpat?

In Tumpat, 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 rays.
Average temperature in March - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in March: 30.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 24.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (23.8°C).

Average pressure in March - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average pressure in March: 1010.9mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and February (1011.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1008.9mbar).

Average wind speed in March - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average wind speed in March: 10.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (11.4km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (7.3km/h).

Average humidity in March - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average humidity in March: 79%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (76%).

Average rainfall in March - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in March: 53mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (319mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (53mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (26.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is March (13.9 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in March: 28.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (30.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (27.3°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with the shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.9h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 9.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

Average sunshine days in March - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average sunshine days in March: 14 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (14 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (2.7 days).

Average UV index in March - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in March: 7

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 6).

Average cloud cover in March - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average cloud cover in March: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 28).

Average visibility in March - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are November and December (9km).