Nuwara Eliya
Sri Lanka
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

The first month of the spring, March, is also an agreeable month in Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka, with average temperature varying between 22.5°C (72.5°F) and 10.2°C (50.4°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a still pleasant 22.5°C (72.5°F). The average low-temperature, in Nuwara Eliya, is 10.2°C (50.4°F).

Humidity

The least humid month in Nuwara Eliya is March, with an average relative humidity of 65%.

Rainfall

March is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 8 days and accumulates 71.5mm (2.8") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine is March, with an average of 7h of sunshine.

UV index

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: 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.

What is the temperature in March in Nuwara Eliya?

In March, in Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka, the average high-temperature is 22.5°C (72.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 10.2°C (50.4°F).

What is the least humid month in Nuwara Eliya?

March is the least humid month in Nuwara Eliya, with an average relative humidity of 65%.

What is the average humidity in March in Nuwara Eliya?

The average relative humidity in March in Nuwara Eliya is 65%.

How much does it rain in Nuwara Eliya in March?

In Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka, in March, during 8 rainfall days, 71.5mm (2.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Nuwara Eliya?

The month with the least rainfall in Nuwara Eliya is March when the rain falls for 8 days and typically collects 71.5mm (2.8") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in March in Nuwara Eliya?

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

What month has the most sunshine in Nuwara Eliya?

March has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 7h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in March in Nuwara Eliya?

The average sunshine in March in Nuwara Eliya is 7h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Nuwara Eliya?

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Nuwara Eliya.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Nuwara Eliya?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in March: 22.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (22.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (18.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 10.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (13.3°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (9.4°C).

Average humidity in March - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average humidity in March: 65%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (65%).

Average rainfall in March - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in March: 71.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (226.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (71.5mm).

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (7 days).

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

The month with most sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July, August, September and October (Average sunshine: 4).

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

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