Sharjah
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

March, the first month of the spring, in Sharjah, is still a warm month, with average temperature ranging between max 28.8°C (83.8°F) and min 15.3°C (59.5°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a moderately hot 25.2°C (77.4°F) in February, to a still warm 28.8°C (83.8°F). In March, in Sharjah, the average low-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F).

Heat index

In March, the average heat index is appraised at a tropical 31.3°C (88.3°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise 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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, pregnancy, clothing). 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 particularly important for children. 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

The average relative humidity in Sharjah is 64%.

Rainfall

In March, in Sharjah, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout March, 33mm (1.3") of precipitation is accumulated. In Sharjah, during the entire year, the rain falls for 12.7 days and collects up to 106.9mm (4.21") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In March, the average sea temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F).
Note: Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.3°C (73.9°F) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 25°C (77°F) to 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 8.3h.

UV index

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk 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 special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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 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. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Sharjah?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 28.8°C (83.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F). In March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is evaluated at 31.3°C (88.3°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Sharjah?

The average relative humidity in March in Sharjah is 64%.

How much does it rain in Sharjah in March?

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, in March, during 4 rainfall days, 33mm (1.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in March in Sharjah?

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, in March, the average water temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.3°C (73.9°F) water.

What is the average length of the day in March in Sharjah?

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Sharjah have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, is 8.3h.

How high is the UV index in March in Sharjah?

In Sharjah, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in March: 28.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (42.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 15.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (27.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12.1°C).

Average humidity in March - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in March: 64%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (51%).

Average rainfall in March - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in March: 33mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (34.8mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, August, September and October (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in March: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in March: 23.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (21.9°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Sharjah, 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: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.9).

Average UV index in March - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in March: 10

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