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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Tunis, Tunisia

St. Vincent de Paul Cathedral in Tunis, the capital city of Tunisia, lit under the night sky
St. Vincent de Paul Cathedral in Tunis, the capital city of Tunisia, lit under the night sky
The first month of the spring, March, is still a comfortable month in Tunis, Tunisia, with average temperature fluctuating between 10.1°C (50.2°F) and 19.8°C (67.6°F).

Temperature

In Tunis, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from an enjoyable 16.6°C (61.9°F) in February, to a still comfortable 19.8°C (67.6°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 10.1°C (50.2°F).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 8 days. Throughout March, 47.2mm (1.9") of precipitation is accumulated. In Tunis, during the entire year, the rain falls for 65 days and collects up to 465.5mm (18.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

January through April, with an average sea temperature of 15°C (59°F), are months with the coldest seawater. For most, swimming in 15°C (59°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 6.4h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 5 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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.

What is the temperature in March in Tunis?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Tunis, is 19.8°C (67.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 10.1°C (50.2°F).

How much does it rain in Tunis in March?

In Tunis, in March, during 8 rainfall days, 47.2mm (1.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Tunis?

January through April, with an average sea temperature of 15°C (59°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Tunis. For most, swimming in 15°C (59°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

How cold is the water in March in Tunis?

In Tunis, the average seawater temperature in March is 15°C (59°F). Swimming in 15°C (59°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Tunis have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Tunis?

In March, the average sunshine in Tunis is 6.4h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Tunis?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Tunis, Tunisia
  • Average high temperature in March: 19.8°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (34.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 10.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (8.3°C).

Average rainfall in March - Tunis, Tunisia
  • Average rainfall in March: 47.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (66.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (3.1mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Tunis, Tunisia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (1 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Tunis, Tunisia
  • Average sea temperature in March: 15°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (15°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Tunis, Tunisia
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average UV index in March - Tunis, Tunisia
  • Average UV index in March: 5

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).