Windhoek
Namibia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Windhoek, Namibia

The monument of the first president of Namibia near the Lutheran Christ Church in Windhoek, Namibia
The monument of the first president of Namibia near the Lutheran Christ Church in Windhoek, Namibia
The first month of the autumn, March, is still a warm month in Windhoek, Namibia, with average temperature varying between 16.1°C (61°F) and 27.8°C (82°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a still warm 27.8°C (82°F). The average low-temperature, in Windhoek, is 16.1°C (61°F).

Humidity

March is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 58%.

Rainfall

In Windhoek, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 69.5mm (2.7") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Windhoek, Namibia, there are 66 rainfall days, and 362.8mm (14.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 12.2h.

Sunshine

March has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Windhoek. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system.

What is the temperature in March in Windhoek?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Windhoek, Namibia, is 27.8°C (82°F), while the average low-temperature is 16.1°C (61°F).

What is the most humid month in Windhoek?

March is the most humid month in Windhoek, Namibia, with an average relative humidity of 58%.

What is the average humidity in March in Windhoek?

In March, the average relative humidity in Windhoek is 58%.

How many days does it rain in March in Windhoek?

In Windhoek, Namibia, in March, during 11 rainfall days, 69.5mm (2.7") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Windhoek?

With an average of 8h of sunshine, March has the least sunshine of the year in Windhoek.

How many hours of sunshine does Windhoek have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Windhoek, Namibia, is 8h.

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

Months with the highest UV index are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Windhoek?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Windhoek is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Windhoek, Namibia
  • Average high temperature in March: 27.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is December (31.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (21°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 16.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (17.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (7°C).

Average humidity in March - Windhoek, Namibia
  • Average humidity in March: 58%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (58%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (26%).

Average rainfall in March - Windhoek, Namibia
  • Average rainfall in March: 69.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (91.3mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0.4mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Windhoek, Namibia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (1 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Windhoek, Namibia
  • Average daylight in March: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.5h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

Months with most sunshine are August and September (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 8h).

Average UV index in March - Windhoek, Namibia
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).