Bonny
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Bonny, Nigeria

The first month of the spring, March, is still a tropical month in Bonny, Nigeria, with temperature in the range of an average low of 26°C (78.8°F) and an average high of 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

In Bonny, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still hot 31°C (87.8°F). In Bonny, Nigeria, the average low-temperature is 26°C (78.8°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is estimated at a torrid 39.8°C (103.6°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the 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', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 77%.

Rainfall

In Bonny, it is raining for 26.4 days, with typically 75mm (2.95") of accumulated precipitation. In Bonny, during the entire year, the rain falls for 300.7 days and collects up to 1894mm (74.57") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Bonny, Nigeria, the average seawater temperature is 29°C (84.2°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In Bonny, Nigeria, the average length of the day is 12.1h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 8.7h.

UV index

January through May, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Bonny. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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 Bonny?

In Bonny, in March, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 26°C (78.8°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is evaluated at 39.8°C (103.6°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Bonny?

In Bonny, the average relative humidity in March is 77%.

How many days does it rain in March in Bonny?

In March, in Bonny, the rain falls for 26.4 days. Throughout March, 75mm (2.95") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in March in Bonny?

In Bonny, in March, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°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.

How many hours of daylight does Bonny have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Bonny is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Bonny?

The average sunshine in March in Bonny, Nigeria, is 8.7h.

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

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in March in Bonny?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Bonny is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Bonny, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in March: 31°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (31.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (26.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 26°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July and August (23.5°C).

Average humidity in March - Bonny, Nigeria
  • Average humidity in March: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (86%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and December (73%).

Average rainfall in March - Bonny, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in March: 75mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (374mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (34mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Bonny, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in March: 26.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (29.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (16.7 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Bonny, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in March: 29°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (26.3°C).

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.7h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 4.4).

Average UV index in March - Bonny, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in March: 7

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