March weather forecast
Tumbes, Peru

Weather in March

March, the first month of the autumn in Tumbes, is still a warm month, with an average temperature ranging between max 28°C (82.4°F) and min 23.7°C (74.7°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is March, with an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.7°C (74.7°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 32.1°C (89.8°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With 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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and metabolic differences affect individual temperature impact. 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 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.

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity are February and March, with an average relative humidity of 80%.

Rainfall

In Tumbes, during March, the rain falls for 26.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 132mm (5.2") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Tumbes, there are 138.6 rainfall days, and 426mm (16.77") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In March, the average sea temperature in Tumbes is 25.1°C (77.2°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In Tumbes, the average length of the day in March is 12h and 8min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:28 and sunset at 18:39. On the last day of March, in Tumbes, Peru, sunrise is at 06:23 and sunset at 18:28 -05.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 8.3h.

UV index

January, March and April, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Tumbes. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Tumbes?

With an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.7°C (74.7°F), March is the warmest month in Tumbes.

What is the temperature in March in Tumbes?

In March, in Tumbes, Peru, the average high-temperature is 28°C (82.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.7°C (74.7°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 32.1°C (89.8°F).

What are the most humid months in Tumbes?

February and March, with an average relative humidity of 80%, are most humid months in Tumbes, Peru.

What is the average humidity in March in Tumbes?

In March, the average relative humidity in Tumbes is 80%.

How much does it rain in Tumbes in March?

In Tumbes, Peru, during March, the rain falls for 26.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 132mm (5.2") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Tumbes?

In March, the average sea temperature in Tumbes is 25.1°C (77.2°F). 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.

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

The average day length in March in Tumbes is 12h and 8min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Tumbes?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 06:28 and sunset at 18:39. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:23 and sunset at 18:28 -05.

How long on average sun shines in March in Tumbes?

The average sunshine duration in March in Tumbes, Peru, is 8.3h.

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

The months with the highest UV index are January, March and April, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in March in Tumbes?

In Tumbes, Peru, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Tumbes, Peru

Average temperature in March - Tumbes, Peru
  • Average high temperature in March: 28°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (28°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are August and September (25.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (23.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (20.1°C).

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Average pressure in March
Tumbes, Peru

Average pressure in March - Tumbes, Peru
  • Average pressure in March: 1011.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1012.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1011.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Tumbes, Peru

Average wind speed in March - Tumbes, Peru
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (11.1km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are March and April (8.8km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Tumbes, Peru

Average humidity in March - Tumbes, Peru
  • Average humidity in March: 80%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and March (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (75%).

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Average rainfall in March
Tumbes, Peru

Average rainfall in March - Tumbes, Peru
  • Average rainfall in March: 132mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (135mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (1mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Tumbes, Peru

Average rainfall days in March - Tumbes, Peru
  • Average rainfall days in March: 26.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (26.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.9 days).

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Average sea temperature in March
Tumbes, Peru

Average sea temperature in March - Tumbes, Peru
  • Average sea temperature in March: 25.1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (22.1°C).

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

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Tumbes, Peru
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 8min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 20min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 11h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Tumbes, Peru

Average sunshine days in March - Tumbes, Peru
  • Average sunshine days in March: 1.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (28.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (1.1 days).

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Average UV index in March
Tumbes, Peru

Average UV index in March - Tumbes, Peru
  • Average UV index in March: 7

The months with the highest UV index are January, March and April (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are February, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in March
Tumbes, Peru

Average cloud cover in March - Tumbes, Peru
  • Average cloud cover in March: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 19).

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Average visibility in March
Tumbes, Peru

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

The months with the highest visibility are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is February (9km).

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