March weather forecast and climate
Curepipe, Mauritius

Weather in March

The first month of the autumn, March, is still a warm month in Curepipe, Mauritius, with average temperature varying between 25.2°C (77.4°F) and 28.2°C (82.8°F).

Temperature

In Curepipe, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a still warm 28.2°C (82.8°F). In Curepipe, in March, the average low-temperature is 25.2°C (77.4°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 32.3°C (90.1°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. 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', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like wind, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, 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 particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Curepipe, Mauritius,, during 23.6 rainfall days, 97mm (3.82") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Curepipe, Mauritius, during the entire year, the rain falls for 207.3 days and collects up to 645mm (25.39") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Curepipe is 7.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Curepipe?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Curepipe, is 28.2°C (82.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 25.2°C (77.4°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is estimated at 32.3°C (90.1°F).

What is the most humid month in Curepipe?

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

What is the average humidity in March in Curepipe?

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

How much does it rain in Curepipe in March?

In Curepipe, Mauritius, in March, during 23.6 rainfall days, 97mm (3.82") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Curepipe have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Curepipe is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Curepipe have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Curepipe, Mauritius, is 7.9h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Curepipe are January through March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in March in Curepipe?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Curepipe is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Curepipe, Mauritius

Average temperature in March - Curepipe, Mauritius
  • Average high temperature in March: 28.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (28.5°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (23.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 25.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (25.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (20.7°C).

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Average pressure in March
Curepipe, Mauritius

Average pressure in March - Curepipe, Mauritius
  • Average pressure in March: 1012.4mbar

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
Curepipe, Mauritius

Average wind speed in March - Curepipe, Mauritius
  • Average wind speed in March: 18.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (22.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (16.4km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Curepipe, Mauritius

Average humidity in March - Curepipe, 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
Curepipe, Mauritius

Average rainfall in March - Curepipe, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall in March: 97mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (129mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (12mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Curepipe, Mauritius

Average rainfall days in March - Curepipe, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall days in March: 23.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (23.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (12.2 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Curepipe, Mauritius

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.9h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Curepipe, Mauritius

Average sunshine days in March - Curepipe, Mauritius
  • Average sunshine days in March: 4.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (11.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (3.2 days).

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Average UV index in March
Curepipe, Mauritius

Average UV index in March - Curepipe, Mauritius
  • Average UV index in March: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Curepipe, Mauritius

Average cloud cover in March - Curepipe, Mauritius
  • Average cloud cover in March: 45

Months with the most cloud cover are March and April (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in March
Curepipe, Mauritius

Average visibility in March - Curepipe, 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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