March weather forecast and climate
Puesto Montaño, Paraguay

Weather in March

March, the first month of the autumn, in Puesto Montaño, is still a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 21.2°C (70.2°F) and an average high of 32.5°C (90.5°F).

Temperature

In Puesto Montaño, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still tropical 32.5°C (90.5°F). The average low-temperature, in March, is 21.2°C (70.2°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is calculated to a scorching 41.5°C (106.7°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged 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', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, wind). 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. 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

In March, the average relative humidity is 69%.

Rainfall

In Puesto Montaño, in March, during 12.1 rainfall days, 68mm (2.68") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 125.1 rainfall days, and 547mm (21.54") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Puesto Montaño is 12.2h.

Sunshine

In Puesto Montaño, the average sunshine is 8.4h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Puesto Montaño?

In Puesto Montaño, Paraguay, in March, the average high-temperature is 32.5°C (90.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.2°C (70.2°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in March is appraised at 41.5°C (106.7°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Puesto Montaño?

In Puesto Montaño, Paraguay, the average relative humidity in March is 69%.

How much does it rain in Puesto Montaño in March?

In March, in Puesto Montaño, the rain falls for 12.1 days. Throughout March, 68mm (2.68") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in March in Puesto Montaño is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Puesto Montaño have in March?

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

What is the month with the highest UV index in Puesto Montaño?

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

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

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Puesto Montaño, Paraguay, is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Puesto Montaño, Paraguay

Average temperature in March - Puesto Montaño, Paraguay
  • Average high temperature in March: 32.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (35.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (23.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 21.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (23.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (13.3°C).

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Average pressure in March
Puesto Montaño, Paraguay

Average pressure in March - Puesto Montaño, Paraguay
  • Average pressure in March: 1010.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1016.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1007.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Puesto Montaño, Paraguay

Average wind speed in March - Puesto Montaño, Paraguay
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (11.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is April (8.3km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Puesto Montaño, Paraguay

Average humidity in March - Puesto Montaño, Paraguay
  • Average humidity in March: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (59%).

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Average rainfall in March
Puesto Montaño, Paraguay

Average rainfall in March - Puesto Montaño, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall in March: 68mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (70mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (15mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Puesto Montaño, Paraguay

Average rainfall days in March - Puesto Montaño, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall days in March: 12.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (15.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (4.5 days).

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

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Puesto Montaño, 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: 8.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.8h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Puesto Montaño, Paraguay

Average sunshine days in March - Puesto Montaño, Paraguay
  • Average sunshine days in March: 17.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (25.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (11.8 days).

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Average UV index in March
Puesto Montaño, Paraguay

Average UV index in March - Puesto Montaño, Paraguay
  • Average UV index in March: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November 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 Montaño, Paraguay

Average cloud cover in March - Puesto Montaño, Paraguay
  • Average cloud cover in March: 34

Months with the most cloud cover are May and June (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in March
Puesto Montaño, Paraguay

Average visibility in March - Puesto Montaño, Paraguay
  • Average visibility in March: 9km

The month with the highest visibility is September (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May, June and July (8km).

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