Abuja
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Abuja, Nigeria

The biggest mosque in West Africa, Abuja National Mosque, in Abuja, Nigeria
The biggest mosque in West Africa, Abuja National Mosque, in Abuja, Nigeria
March, the first month of the spring, in Abuja, is still a torrid month, with average temperature fluctuating between 35°C (95°F) and 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

February and March, with an average high-temperature of 35°C (95°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Abuja, Nigeria, during 2 rainfall days, 20mm (0.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Abuja, there are 83 rainfall days, and 1206mm (47.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Abuja, Nigeria, is 12.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Abuja is 7h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Abuja. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes 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. 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. 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.

What is the warmest month in Abuja?

Warmest months in Abuja are February and March, with an average high-temperature of 35°C (95°F).

What is the temperature in March in Abuja?

In March, in Abuja, the average high-temperature is 35°C (95°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How much does it rain in Abuja in March?

In Abuja, in March, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 20mm (0.8") of accumulated precipitation.

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

The average length of the day in March in Abuja, Nigeria, is 12.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Abuja have in March?

In Abuja, the average sunshine in March is 7h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Abuja?

Months with the highest UV index in Abuja, Nigeria, are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Abuja?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Abuja, Nigeria, is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in March: 35°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (35°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are March and April (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (17°C).

Average rainfall in March - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in March: 20mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (238mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (1mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in March: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

Months with most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in March - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).