Ahungalla
Sri Lanka
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Ahungalla, Sri Lanka

March, the first month of the spring, in Ahungalla, is still a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low of 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are March and April, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

Rainfall

In Ahungalla, during March, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 134mm (5.3") of precipitation. In Ahungalla, during the entire year, the rain falls for 125 days and collects up to 2669mm (105.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Ahungalla, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°F). 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 March, the average length of the day is 12.1h.

Sunshine

With an average of 9h of sunshine, March has the most sunshine of the year.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the warmest month in Ahungalla?

March and April, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are warmest months in Ahungalla, Sri Lanka.

What is the temperature in March in Ahungalla?

In Ahungalla, in March, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How much does it rain in Ahungalla in March?

In Ahungalla, in March, it is raining for 8 days, with typically 134mm (5.3") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in March in Ahungalla?

In Ahungalla, the average seawater temperature in March is 29°C (84.2°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 Ahungalla?

In March, the average length of the day in Ahungalla, Sri Lanka, is 12.1h.

What month has the most sunshine in Ahungalla?

March has the most sunshine of the year in Ahungalla, Sri Lanka, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Ahungalla have in March?

In Ahungalla, Sri Lanka, the average sunshine in March is 9h.

When is the highest UV index in Ahungalla?

Months with the highest UV index in Ahungalla are January through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in March in Ahungalla?

In Ahungalla, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Ahungalla, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in March: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July, August, September and October (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and June (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and December (22°C).

Average rainfall in March - Ahungalla, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in March: 134mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (363mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (89mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Ahungalla, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October and November (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (5 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Ahungalla, Sri Lanka
  • Average sea temperature in March: 29°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (27°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Ahungalla, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

The month with most sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are May, June, July, August, September and October (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in March - Ahungalla, Sri Lanka
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are November and December (UV index 11).