Kuramathi
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Kuramathi, Maldives

A small boat on the clear waters of the Indian Ocean in Kuramathi, Maldives, and a small island
A small boat on the clear waters of the Indian Ocean in Kuramathi, Maldives, and a small island
March, the first month of the spring, in Kuramathi, is still a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 31°C (87.8°F) and 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are February through May, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 7 days. Throughout March, 78mm (3.1") of precipitation is accumulated. In Kuramathi, Maldives, during the entire year, the rain falls for 139 days and collects up to 1933mm (76.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Kuramathi, in March, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Kuramathi, the average sunshine in March is 9h.

UV index

January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What are the warmest months in Kuramathi?

Warmest months in Kuramathi, Maldives, are February through May, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the temperature in March in Kuramathi?

In March, in Kuramathi, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How much does it rain in Kuramathi in March?

In Kuramathi, Maldives, in March, during 7 rainfall days, 78mm (3.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in March in Kuramathi?

In Kuramathi, Maldives, in March, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°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 Kuramathi have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Kuramathi, Maldives, is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Kuramathi?

The average sunshine in March is 9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Kuramathi?

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in March in Kuramathi?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Kuramathi is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in March: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February, March, April and May (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 25°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April, May and June (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September, October, November and December (25°C).

Average rainfall in March - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in March: 78mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (226mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (66mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May, August, September and October (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (5 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average sea temperature in March: 29°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April and May (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, October and December (28°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

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

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in March - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July and December (UV index 11).