Galle
Sri Lanka
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Galle, Sri Lanka

The first month of the spring, March, is also a hot month in Galle, Sri Lanka, with average temperature varying between 23°C (73.4°F) and 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Galle, Sri Lanka, it is raining for 7 days, with typically 117mm (4.6") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Galle, there are 122 rainfall days, and 2402mm (94.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In March, the average sea temperature in Galle is 29.2°C (84.6°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Galle is 12.1h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are February and March, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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 are the warmest months in Galle?

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

What is the temperature in March in Galle?

In Galle, Sri Lanka, 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 Galle in March?

In Galle, Sri Lanka, in March, it is raining for 7 days, with typically 117mm (4.6") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Galle?

In Galle, in March, the average water temperature is 29.2°C (84.6°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 Galle?

The average length of the day in March in Galle, Sri Lanka, is 12.1h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Galle?

February and March, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Galle, Sri Lanka.

How long on average sun shines in March in Galle?

In March, the average sunshine in Galle is 8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Galle?

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

How high is the UV index in March in Galle?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Galle, Sri Lanka, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Galle, 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 January, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, November and December (22°C).

Average rainfall in March - Galle, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in March: 117mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (340mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (86mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Galle, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7 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 - Galle, Sri Lanka
  • Average sea temperature in March: 29.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (27.5°C).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

Months with most sunshine are February and March (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in March - Galle, 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).