March weather forecast
Kigoma, Tanzania

Weather in March

The first month of the autumn, March, is also a moderately hot month in Kigoma, Tanzania, with an average temperature varying between 21.3°C (70.3°F) and 25.3°C (77.5°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a still moderately hot 25.3°C (77.5°F). The average low-temperature, in March, is 21.3°C (70.3°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 78%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 27.9 days. Throughout March, 170mm (6.69") of precipitation is accumulated. In Kigoma, during the entire year, the rain falls for 232.3 days and collects up to 1296mm (51.02") of precipitation.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Kigoma is 12h and 8min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:07 and sunset at 19:19. On the last day of March, sunrise is at 07:03 and sunset at 19:07 EAT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March in Kigoma is 8.7h.

UV index

January through March, May through October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Kigoma. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Kigoma?

In Kigoma, the average relative humidity in March is 78%.

How many days does it rain in March in Kigoma?

In Kigoma, Tanzania, during March, the rain falls for 27.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 170mm (6.69") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Kigoma have in March?

In Kigoma, the average day length in March is 12h and 8min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in March in Kigoma?

On the first day of March, sunrise is at 07:07 and sunset at 19:19. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:03 and sunset at 19:07 EAT.

How long on average sun shines in March in Kigoma?

In March, the average sunshine duration in Kigoma is 8.7h.

When is the highest UV index in Kigoma?

January through March, May through October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Kigoma?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Kigoma, Tanzania, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Kigoma, Tanzania

Average temperature in March - Kigoma, Tanzania
  • Average high temperature in March: 25.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (26.3°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are May, June and December (24.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 21.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (22°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (20.1°C).

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Average pressure in March
Kigoma, Tanzania

Average pressure in March - Kigoma, Tanzania
  • Average pressure in March: 1012.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is June (1015.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1011.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Kigoma, Tanzania

Average wind speed in March - Kigoma, Tanzania
  • Average wind speed in March: 6.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (8.4km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are March and May (6.1km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Kigoma, Tanzania

Average humidity in March - Kigoma, Tanzania
  • Average humidity in March: 78%

The months with the highest relative humidity are April and May (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (62%).

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Average rainfall in March
Kigoma, Tanzania

Average rainfall in March - Kigoma, Tanzania
  • Average rainfall in March: 170mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (216mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (3mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Kigoma, Tanzania

Average rainfall days in March - Kigoma, Tanzania
  • Average rainfall days in March: 27.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (28.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (3.3 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Kigoma, Tanzania

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Kigoma, Tanzania
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 8min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 24min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 51min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Kigoma, Tanzania

Average sunshine days in March - Kigoma, Tanzania
  • Average sunshine days in March: 0.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (26.2 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are March and April (0.7 days).

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Average UV index in March
Kigoma, Tanzania

Average UV index in March - Kigoma, Tanzania
  • Average UV index in March: 6

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are April and November (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in March
Kigoma, Tanzania

Average cloud cover in March - Kigoma, Tanzania
  • Average cloud cover in March: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in March
Kigoma, Tanzania

Average visibility in March - Kigoma, Tanzania
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, June, July, August, September, October and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are April, May and November (9km).

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