March weather forecast and climate
Puesto Alegre, Paraguay

Weather in March

The first month of the autumn, March, is also a hot month in Puesto Alegre, Paraguay, with average temperature varying between 31°C (87.8°F) and 19.7°C (67.5°F).

Temperature

In Puesto Alegre, the average high-temperature in March is almost the same as in February - a still tropical 31°C (87.8°F). In March, in Puesto Alegre, Paraguay, the average low-temperature is 19.7°C (67.5°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a torrid 39.8°C (103.6°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, clothing, pregnancy), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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

The average relative humidity in March is 77%.

Rainfall

In Puesto Alegre, during March, the rain falls for 17.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 75mm (2.95") of precipitation. In Puesto Alegre, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166 days and collects up to 911mm (35.87") of precipitation.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Puesto Alegre is 12.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 8.4h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Puesto Alegre is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Puesto Alegre?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Puesto Alegre, is 31°C (87.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 19.7°C (67.5°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is appraised at 39.8°C (103.6°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Puesto Alegre?

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

How many days does it rain in March in Puesto Alegre?

In Puesto Alegre, Paraguay, in March, it is raining for 17.9 days, with typically 75mm (2.95") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in March in Puesto Alegre?

In March, the average length of the day in Puesto Alegre, Paraguay, is 12.2h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Puesto Alegre?

In Puesto Alegre, Paraguay, the average sunshine in March is 8.4h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Puesto Alegre?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Puesto Alegre is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Puesto Alegre, Paraguay

Average temperature in March - Puesto Alegre, Paraguay
  • Average high temperature in March: 31°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (32.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 19.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (22.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (12.8°C).

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Average pressure in March
Puesto Alegre, Paraguay

Average pressure in March - Puesto Alegre, Paraguay
  • Average pressure in March: 1011.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1017.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1008.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Puesto Alegre, Paraguay

Average wind speed in March - Puesto Alegre, Paraguay
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (10.1km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are February and March (7.2km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Puesto Alegre, Paraguay

Average humidity in March - Puesto Alegre, Paraguay
  • Average humidity in March: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (71%).

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Average rainfall in March
Puesto Alegre, Paraguay

Average rainfall in March - Puesto Alegre, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall in March: 75mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (128mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (22mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Puesto Alegre, Paraguay

Average rainfall days in March - Puesto Alegre, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall days in March: 17.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (20.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (6 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Puesto Alegre, Paraguay

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Puesto Alegre, Paraguay
  • Average daylight in March: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.4h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Puesto Alegre, Paraguay

Average sunshine days in March - Puesto Alegre, Paraguay
  • Average sunshine days in March: 11.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (24.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (6.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Puesto Alegre, Paraguay

Average UV index in March - Puesto Alegre, Paraguay
  • Average UV index in March: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is May (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in March
Puesto Alegre, Paraguay

Average cloud cover in March - Puesto Alegre, Paraguay
  • Average cloud cover in March: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 53).
Months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in March
Puesto Alegre, Paraguay

Average visibility in March - Puesto Alegre, Paraguay
  • Average visibility in March: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are August and September (9km).
The month with the lowest visibility is May (6km).

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