March weather forecast
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Weather in March

March, the first month of the autumn in Pointe d'Esny, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 27.9°C (82.2°F) and an average low of 25.9°C (78.6°F).

Temperature

In Pointe d'Esny, the average high-temperature in March is relatively the same as in February - a still moderately hot 27.9°C (82.2°F). In Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius, the average low-temperature is 25.9°C (78.6°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 32°C (89.6°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With 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', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, wind, metabolic differences). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the 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

In Pointe d'Esny, the average relative humidity in March is 78%.

Rainfall

In Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius, it is raining for 21.8 days, with typically 72mm (2.83") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Pointe d'Esny, there are 199.3 rainfall days, and 565mm (22.24") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Pointe d'Esny, the average seawater temperature in March is 27°C (80.6°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

In Pointe d'Esny, the average length of the day in March is 12h and 13min.
On the first day of March, sunrise is at 06:06 and sunset at 18:36. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:15 and sunset at 18:10 +04.

Sunshine

In Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius, the average sunshine in March is 7.9h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are January through April, November 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 UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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. 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 Pointe d'Esny?

In March, in Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius, the average high-temperature is 27.9°C (82.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.9°C (78.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in March is estimated at 32°C (89.6°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Pointe d'Esny?

In Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius, the average relative humidity in March is 78%.

How many days does it rain in March in Pointe d'Esny?

In March, in Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius, the rain falls for 21.8 days. Throughout March, 72mm (2.83") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in March in Pointe d'Esny?

In Pointe d'Esny, the average seawater temperature in March is 27°C (80.6°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Pointe d'Esny have in March?

In Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius, the average day length in March is 12h and 13min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Pointe d'Esny?

On the first day of March in Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius, sunrise is at 06:06 and sunset at 18:36. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:15 and sunset at 18:10 +04.

How long on average sun shines in March in Pointe d'Esny?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius, is 7.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Pointe d'Esny?

January through April, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Pointe d'Esny.

What is the UV index reading in March in Pointe d'Esny?

In Pointe d'Esny, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Average temperature in March - Pointe d
  • Average high temperature in March: 27.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (28.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (22.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 25.9°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
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Average pressure in March - Pointe d
  • Average pressure in March: 1012.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1021.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1011.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Average wind speed in March - Pointe d
  • Average wind speed in March: 19.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (24.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (17.7km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Average humidity in March - Pointe d
  • Average humidity in March: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (79%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are July, August and September (74%).

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Average rainfall in March
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Average rainfall in March - Pointe d
  • Average rainfall in March: 72mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (105mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (16mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Average rainfall days in March - Pointe d
  • Average rainfall days in March: 21.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (21.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.9 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Average sea temperature in March - Pointe d
  • Average sea temperature in March: 27°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (28°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August and September (23°C).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Pointe d
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 13min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h and 21min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Average sunshine days in March - Pointe d
  • Average sunshine days in March: 6.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (15 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (4 days).

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Average UV index in March
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Average UV index in March - Pointe d
  • Average UV index in March: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Average cloud cover in March - Pointe d
  • Average cloud cover in March: 45

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

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Average visibility in March
Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius

Average visibility in March - Pointe d
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

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

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