Port Harcourt
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Port Harcourt, Nigeria

The first month of the spring, March, is still a hot month in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, with temperature in the range of an average high of 33°C (91.4°F) and an average low of 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

February and March, with an average high-temperature of 33°C (91.4°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Port Harcourt, during 9 rainfall days, 136mm (5.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Port Harcourt, Nigeria, during the entire year, the rain falls for 144 days and collects up to 2294mm (90.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In March, the average sea temperature in Port Harcourt is 28.8°C (83.8°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Port Harcourt, the average sunshine in March is 3.7h.

What is the warmest month in Port Harcourt?

February and March, with an average high-temperature of 33°C (91.4°F), are warmest months in Port Harcourt.

What is the temperature in March in Port Harcourt?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, is 33°C (91.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How much does it rain in Port Harcourt in March?

In Port Harcourt, during March, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 136mm (5.4") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Port Harcourt?

In Port Harcourt, the average seawater temperature in March is 28.8°C (83.8°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Port Harcourt have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Port Harcourt have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, is 3.7h.
Average temperature in March - Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in March: 33°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are August and September (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February, March, April, May and June (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (21°C).

Average rainfall in March - Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in March: 136mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (367mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (20mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (21 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and December (2 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in March: 28.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (28.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (26.1°C).

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 3.7h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.8h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 2.4h).