March weather forecast
Nema Kunku, The Gambia

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a warm month in Nema Kunku, The Gambia, with an average temperature ranging between min 22°C (71.6°F) and max 29.4°C (84.9°F).

Temperature

In Nema Kunku, the average high-temperature in March is relatively the same as in February - a still warm 29.4°C (84.9°F). The average low-temperature, in March, is 22°C (71.6°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in March is evaluated at a tropical 30°C (86°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, wind, metabolic differences). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In Nema Kunku, the average relative humidity in March is 51%.

Rainfall

Months with rainfall are March through November. March is the first month it rains. Throughout March, in the average 0.5 rainfall days, it receives 2mm (0.08") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 77 rainfall days, and 427mm (16.81") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 12h and 4min.
On the first day of March in Nema Kunku, The Gambia, sunrise is at 07:21 and sunset at 19:14. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:02 and sunset at 19:17 GMT.

Sunshine

The months with the most sunshine in Nema Kunku are March through May, with an average of 9.9h of sunshine.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Nema Kunku are February and March, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Nema Kunku?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Nema Kunku, is 29.4°C (84.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F). in March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is evaluated at 30°C (86°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Nema Kunku?

In March, the average relative humidity in Nema Kunku is 51%.

When does it start raining in Nema Kunku?

March is the first month it rains in Nema Kunku, The Gambia. Throughout March, in the average 0.5 rainfall days, it receives 2mm (0.08") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Nema Kunku have in March?

In Nema Kunku, The Gambia, the average day length in March is 12h and 4min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in March in Nema Kunku?

In March, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:21 and sunset at 19:14. On the last day of the month, in Nema Kunku, sunrise is at 07:02 and sunset at 19:17 GMT.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Nema Kunku?

March through May, with an average of 9.9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in March in Nema Kunku?

In Nema Kunku, the average sunshine duration in March is 9.9h.

When is the lowest UV index in Nema Kunku?

The months with the lowest UV index in Nema Kunku are February and March, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in March in Nema Kunku?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Nema Kunku is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Nema Kunku, The Gambia

Average temperature in March - Nema Kunku, The Gambia
  • Average high temperature in March: 29.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is November (31.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is May (28.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 22°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (26.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (21.6°C).

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Average pressure in March
Nema Kunku, The Gambia

Average pressure in March - Nema Kunku, The Gambia
  • Average pressure in March: 1010.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1012.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1010.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Nema Kunku, The Gambia

Average wind speed in March - Nema Kunku, The Gambia
  • Average wind speed in March: 18.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (18.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (12.8km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Nema Kunku, The Gambia

Average humidity in March - Nema Kunku, The Gambia
  • Average humidity in March: 51%

The months with the highest relative humidity are August and September (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (39%).

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Average rainfall in March
Nema Kunku, The Gambia

Average rainfall in March - Nema Kunku, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall in March: 2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (177mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, February and December (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Nema Kunku, The Gambia

Average rainfall days in March - Nema Kunku, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (21.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (0.2 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Nema Kunku, The Gambia

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Nema Kunku, The Gambia
  • Average daylight in March: 12h and 4min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 54min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 21min).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h and 54min

The months with the most sunshine are March, April and May (Average sunshine: 9h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in March
Nema Kunku, The Gambia

Average sunshine days in March - Nema Kunku, The Gambia
  • Average sunshine days in March: 30.3 days

The months with the most sunshine days are January and December (30.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Nema Kunku, The Gambia

Average UV index in March - Nema Kunku, The Gambia
  • Average UV index in March: 6

The months with the highest UV index are January, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are February and March (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in March
Nema Kunku, The Gambia

Average cloud cover in March - Nema Kunku, The Gambia
  • Average cloud cover in March: 7

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 6).

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Average visibility in March
Nema Kunku, The Gambia

Average visibility in March - Nema Kunku, The Gambia
  • Average visibility in March: 10km

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

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