March weather forecast
Queenstown, South Africa

Weather in March

March, the first month of the autumn in Queenstown, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 24.4°C (75.9°F) and an average low of 13.3°C (55.9°F).

Temperature

In Queenstown, the average high-temperature in March is practically the same as in February - a still warm 24.4°C (75.9°F). The average low-temperature, in March, is 13.3°C (55.9°F).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Queenstown is 79%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 18 days. Throughout March, 80mm (3.15") of precipitation is accumulated. In Queenstown, during the entire year, the rain falls for 168.8 days and collects up to 529mm (20.83") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through June, August through December are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Queenstown is 12h and 16min.
On the first day of March in Queenstown, sunrise is at 06:01 and sunset at 18:47. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:23 and sunset at 18:09 SAST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 6.6h.

UV index

January through March, August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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 average humidity in March in Queenstown?

In March, the average relative humidity in Queenstown, South Africa, is 79%.

How many days does it rain in March in Queenstown?

In Queenstown, South Africa, in March, during 18 rainfall days, 80mm (3.15") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Queenstown?

In Queenstown, snow does not fall in January through June, August through December.

How many hours of daylight does Queenstown have in March?

The average day length in March is 12h and 16min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Queenstown?

On the first day of March in Queenstown, sunrise is at 06:01 and sunset at 18:47. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:23 and sunset at 18:09 SAST.

How long on average sun shines in March in Queenstown?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Queenstown is 6.6h.

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

The months with the highest UV index in Queenstown, South Africa, are January through March, August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Queenstown?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average temperature in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average high temperature in March: 24.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (25.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (18°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 13.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (14.7°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June and July (7°C).

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Average pressure in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average pressure in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average pressure in March: 1015.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1013.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average wind speed in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average wind speed in March: 9.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (14km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (9.2km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average humidity in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average humidity in March: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (55%).

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Average rainfall in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average rainfall in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average rainfall in March: 80mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (82mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (12mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average rainfall days in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average rainfall days in March: 18 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (21.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (6 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average snowfall in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average snowfall in March: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is July (1mm).
The months with the least snowfall are January, February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average snowfall days in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0 days

The months with the highest number of snowfall days are July and August (0.2 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 16min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14h and 12min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10h and 6min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 7h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 6h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average sunshine days in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average sunshine days in March: 10.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (22.1 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are January, February and December (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average UV index in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average UV index in March: 5

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, August, November and December (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are April, May, June, July, September and October (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average cloud cover in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average cloud cover in March: 50

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 20).

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Average visibility in March
Queenstown, South Africa

Average visibility in March - Queenstown, South Africa
  • Average visibility in March: 7km

The month with the highest visibility is June (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, November and December (7km).

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