March weather forecast and climate
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Weather in March

March, the first month of the autumn, in Cap Malheureux, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 28.3°C (82.9°F) and min 25.8°C (78.4°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a still moderately hot 28.3°C (82.9°F). In March, in Cap Malheureux, the average low-temperature is 25.8°C (78.4°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 32.5°C (90.5°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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.

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January through March, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

Rainfall

In Cap Malheureux, during 20.8 rainfall days, 79mm (3.11") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 177.1 rainfall days, and 480mm (18.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

March is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 28.5°C (83.3°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Cap Malheureux is 12.2h.

Sunshine

In Cap Malheureux, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

January through April and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Cap Malheureux?

In Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, in March, the average high-temperature is 28.3°C (82.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.8°C (78.4°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, in March is evaluated at 32.5°C (90.5°F).

What is the most humid month in Cap Malheureux?

January through March, with an average relative humidity of 78%, are most humid months in Cap Malheureux.

What is the average humidity in March in Cap Malheureux?

In March, the average relative humidity in Cap Malheureux is 78%.

How much does it rain in Cap Malheureux in March?

In March, in Cap Malheureux, the rain falls for 20.8 days. Throughout March, 79mm (3.11") of precipitation is accumulated.

What month is the sea warmest in Cap Malheureux?

With an average sea temperature of 28.5°C (83.3°F), March is the month with the warmest seawater in Cap Malheureux.

How warm is the water in March in Cap Malheureux?

In March, the average sea temperature in Cap Malheureux is 28.5°C (83.3°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.

How many hours of daylight does Cap Malheureux have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cap Malheureux have in March?

In Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, the average sunshine in March is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in Cap Malheureux?

January through April and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Cap Malheureux.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Cap Malheureux?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average temperature in March - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average high temperature in March: 28.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (28.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (23.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 25.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (21.3°C).

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Average pressure in March
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average pressure in March - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average pressure in March: 1012.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1021mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1011.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average wind speed in March - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average wind speed in March: 18.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (23.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (17.1km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average humidity in March - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average humidity in March: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and March (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (73%).

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Average rainfall in March
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average rainfall in March - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall in March: 79mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (97mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (8mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average rainfall days in March - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall days in March: 20.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (20.8 days).
Months with the least rainy days are October and November (9.5 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average sea temperature in March - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average sea temperature in March: 28.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (28.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (23.5°C).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average daylight in March: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average sunshine days in March - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average sunshine days in March: 7.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (17.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (5.2 days).

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Average UV index in March
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average UV index in March - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average UV index in March: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average cloud cover in March - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average cloud cover in March: 44

Months with the most cloud cover are January and March (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in March
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average visibility in March - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

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

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