Tulum
Mexico
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Tulum, Mexico

Rocks, trees, sandy beaches, and clear waters surrounding the God of Winds Temple in Tulum, Mexico
Rocks, trees, sandy beaches, and clear waters surrounding the God of Winds Temple in Tulum, Mexico
March, the first month of the spring, in Tulum, is also a hot month, with average temperature varying between 31°C (87.8°F) and 19°C (66.2°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 26°C (78.8°F) and only 4 rainfall days, with 37mm (1.5") of accumulated rainfall, make March the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a still tropical 31°C (87.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Tulum, is 19°C (66.2°F).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is March when the rain falls for 4 days and typically collects 37mm (1.5") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are January through March, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°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

In Tulum, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

Sunshine

March through May, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Tulum.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Tulum is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 11 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. 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. 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 is the temperature in March in Tulum?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Tulum, Mexico, is 31°C (87.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Tulum?

In Tulum, Mexico, in March, during 4 rainfall days, 37mm (1.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Tulum?

March is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 4 days and accumulates 37mm (1.5") of precipitation.

What months are the sea coldest in Tulum?

January through March, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Tulum.

What is the water temperature in March in Tulum?

In March, the average sea temperature in Tulum, Mexico, is 26°C (78.8°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.

What is the average length of the day in March in Tulum?

The average length of the day in March is 12h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Tulum?

Months with the most sunshine are March through May, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Tulum have in March?

In Tulum, the average sunshine in March is 8h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Tulum?

In Tulum, Mexico, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Tulum, Mexico
  • Average high temperature in March: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April, May, June, July and August (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 19°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, July and September (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and December (18°C).

Average rainfall in March - Tulum, Mexico
  • Average rainfall in March: 37mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (226mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (37mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Tulum, Mexico
  • Average rainfall days in March: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (3 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Tulum, Mexico
  • Average sea temperature in March: 26°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (26°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Tulum, Mexico
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

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

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

Months with most sunshine are March, April and May (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in March - Tulum, Mexico
  • Average UV index in March: 11

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 7).