Ras Al-Khaimah
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

The first month of the spring, March, is also a moderately hot month in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, with average temperature fluctuating between 15.5°C (59.9°F) and 29.5°C (85.1°F).

Temperature

In Ras Al-Khaimah, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a warm 25.9°C (78.6°F) in February, to a still moderately hot 29.5°C (85.1°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 15.5°C (59.9°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is calculated to a hot 32.3°C (90.1°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, clothing, wind, and metabolic differences affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, is 62%.

Rainfall

In Ras Al-Khaimah, during 4.7 rainfall days, 35mm (1.38") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 14.3 rainfall days, and 132.8mm (5.23") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Ras Al-Khaimah, the average seawater temperature in March is 23.7°C (74.7°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.7°C (74.7°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, the average sunshine in March is 7.7h.

UV index

In Ras Al-Khaimah, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 10 transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun 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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In March, in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, the average high-temperature is 29.5°C (85.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 15.5°C (59.9°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is estimated at 32.3°C (90.1°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In March, the average relative humidity in Ras Al-Khaimah is 62%.

How many days does it rain in March in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, in March, it is raining for 4.7 days, with typically 35mm (1.38") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in March in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In March, the average sea temperature in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, is 23.7°C (74.7°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.7°C (74.7°F) water may be enjoyable.

How many hours of daylight does Ras Al-Khaimah have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Ras Al-Khaimah have in March?

In March, the average sunshine is 7.7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Ras Al-Khaimah?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Ras Al-Khaimah is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in March: 29.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (42.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 15.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (28.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11.8°C).

Average humidity in March - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in March: 62%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (46%).

Average rainfall in March - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in March: 35mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (35.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in March: 4.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (4.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in March: 23.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (22.4°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.7h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

Average UV index in March - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in March: 10

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).