Kano
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Kano, Nigeria

March, the first month of the spring, in Kano, is a sweltering month, with average temperature ranging between max 36.9°C (98.4°F) and min 19°C (66.2°F).

Temperature

In Kano, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a hot 33.1°C (91.6°F) in February, to a torrid 36.9°C (98.4°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

Rainfall

In March, in Kano, the rain falls for 0.1 days. Throughout March, 1.6mm (0.1") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 49.5 rainfall days, and 696.4mm (27.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Kano, the average sunshine is 7.7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Kano are February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. 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: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in March in Kano?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 36.9°C (98.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Kano?

In Kano, during March, the rain falls for 0.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.6mm (0.1") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Kano have in March?

In March, the average length of the day in Kano, Nigeria, is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Kano?

The average sunshine in March in Kano is 7.7h.

When is the highest UV index in Kano?

Months with the highest UV index in Kano are February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in March in Kano?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Kano is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in March: 36.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (38.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 19°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (13°C).

Average rainfall in March - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (228mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, November and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in March: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, November and December (0 days).

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.7h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).