March weather forecast
Lima, Peru

Amazing waterfront and the Costa Verde highway line just outside Lima, Peru
Amazing waterfront and the Costa Verde highway line just outside Lima, Peru

Weather in March

March, the first month of the autumn in Lima, is also a moderately hot month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 25.3°C (77.5°F) and 21.3°C (70.3°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still moderately hot 25.3°C (77.5°F). The average low-temperature, in March, is 21.3°C (70.3°F).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In Lima, during March, the rain falls for 5.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 3mm (0.12") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lima, there are 22.6 rainfall days, and 18mm (0.71") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 20.9°C (69.6°F), March is the month with the warmest seawater.
Note: For most, swimming in 20.9°C (69.6°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

Daylight

In Lima, the average length of the day in March is 12h and 10min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:10 and sunset at 18:30. On the last day of March, in Lima, sunrise is at 06:12 and sunset at 18:12 -05.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 9.3h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Lima, Peru, are January through April, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Lima?

The average relative humidity in March in Lima, Peru, is 76%.

How many days does it rain in March in Lima?

In Lima, Peru, in March, during 5.7 rainfall days, 3mm (0.12") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What month is the sea warmest in Lima?

With an average sea temperature of 20.9°C (69.6°F), March is the month with the warmest seawater in Lima.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Lima?

In Lima, the average seawater temperature in March is 20.9°C (69.6°F). Swimming in 20.9°C (69.6°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the average length of the day in March in Lima?

In Lima, the average day length in March is 12h and 10min.

When are sunrise and sunset in March in Lima?

On the first day of March in Lima, sunrise is at 06:10 and sunset at 18:30. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:12 and sunset at 18:12 -05.

How long on average sun shines in March in Lima?

In Lima, Peru, the average sunshine duration in March is 9.3h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Lima?

The months with the highest UV index in Lima, Peru, are January through April, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in March in Lima?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Lima, Peru, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Lima, Peru

Average temperature in March - Lima, Peru
  • Average high temperature in March: 25.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (25.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (20°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 21.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (21.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (14.9°C).

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Average pressure in March
Lima, Peru

Average pressure in March - Lima, Peru
  • Average pressure in March: 1014.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1016.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1013.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Lima, Peru

Average wind speed in March - Lima, Peru
  • Average wind speed in March: 10.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (13.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is February (10.4km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Lima, Peru

Average humidity in March - Lima, Peru
  • Average humidity in March: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (75%).

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Average rainfall in March
Lima, Peru

Average rainfall in March - Lima, Peru
  • Average rainfall in March: 3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (4mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Lima, Peru

Average rainfall days in March - Lima, Peru
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (5.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (0.2 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Lima, Peru

Average sea temperature in March - Lima, Peru
  • Average sea temperature in March: 20.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (20.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (15.8°C).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Lima, Peru

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Lima, Peru
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 10min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 49min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 26min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.3h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Lima, Peru

Average sunshine days in March - Lima, Peru
  • Average sunshine days in March: 23.8 days

The months with the most sunshine days are August and October (30 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (21.1 days).

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Average UV index in March
Lima, Peru

Average UV index in March - Lima, Peru
  • Average UV index in March: 6

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, November and December (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in March
Lima, Peru

Average cloud cover in March - Lima, Peru
  • Average cloud cover in March: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in March
Lima, Peru

Average visibility in March - Lima, Peru
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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