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
Marzo, the first month of the spring, in Abuja, is still a torrid month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 23°C (73.4°F) and an average high of 35°C (95°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Abuja, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 20mm (0.79") of accumulated precipitation. In Abuja, Nigeria, during the entire year, the rain falls for 83 days and collects up to 1206mm (47.48") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are Febrero through Octubre, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In Marzo, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. 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 are the warmest months in Abuja?

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

What is the temperature in Marzo in Abuja?

The average high-temperature, in Marzo, in Abuja, Nigeria, is 35°C (95°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How much does it rain in Abuja in Marzo?

In Abuja, Nigeria, during Marzo, the rain falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 20mm (0.79") of precipitation.

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

In Abuja, the average length of the day in Marzo is 12.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Abuja have in Marzo?

The average sunshine in Marzo in Abuja is 7h.

When is the highest UV index in Abuja?

Months with the highest UV index are Febrero through Octubre, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in Marzo in Abuja?

In Abuja, Nigeria, the average daily maximum UV index in Marzo is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
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).