March weather forecast and climate
Damascus, Syria

A view of the magnificent Holy place in the Ummayad mosque in Damascus, Syria, with white clouds in the blue sky
A view of the magnificent Holy place in the Ummayad mosque in Damascus, Syria, with white clouds in the blue sky
The first month of the spring, March, is a comfortable month in Damascus, Syria, with average temperature varying between 18.9°C (66°F) and 3.7°C (38.7°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a mild 14.8°C (58.6°F) in February, to a comfortable 18.9°C (66°F). In Damascus, the average low-temperature is 3.7°C (38.7°F).

Rainfall

In Damascus, Syria, during 5 rainfall days, 16.9mm (0.67") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Damascus, there are 35 rainfall days, and 133.6mm (5.26") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Damascus, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 7.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Damascus is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the 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.

What is the temperature in March in Damascus?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 18.9°C (66°F), while the average low-temperature is 3.7°C (38.7°F).

How much does it rain in Damascus in March?

In Damascus, Syria, in March, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 16.9mm (0.67") of accumulated precipitation.

Does it snow in Damascus in March?

In March, in Damascus, it doesn't snow. February is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in Damascus?

In Damascus snow does not fall in March through November.

How many hours of daylight does Damascus have in March?

In March, the average length of the day in Damascus, Syria, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Damascus have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Damascus is 7.3h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Damascus?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Damascus, Syria, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Damascus, Syria
  • Average high temperature in March: 18.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (36.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 3.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (0.4°C).

Average rainfall in March - Damascus, Syria
  • Average rainfall in March: 16.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (27.9mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Damascus, Syria
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and February (7 days).
Months with the least rainy days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average snowfall days in March - Damascus, Syria
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Damascus, Syria
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5.3).

Average UV index in March - Damascus, Syria
  • Average UV index in March: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).