Lusaka
Zambia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Lusaka, Zambia

Beautiful lion cubs on the banks of a lake in Lusaka, Zambia
Beautiful lion cubs on the banks of a lake in Lusaka, Zambia
The first month of the autumn, March, is also a moderately hot month in Lusaka, Zambia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 17.1°C (62.8°F) and an average high of 25.3°C (77.5°F).

Temperature

In Lusaka, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a still moderately hot 25.3°C (77.5°F). In March, in Lusaka, the average low-temperature is 17.1°C (62.8°F).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Lusaka is 84%.

Rainfall

In Lusaka, during March, the rain falls for 22.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 73mm (2.87") of precipitation. In Lusaka, Zambia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 141.1 days and collects up to 642mm (25.28") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Lusaka is 12.2h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 7.9h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Lusaka is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in March in Lusaka?

In Lusaka, Zambia, in March, the average high-temperature is 25.3°C (77.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.1°C (62.8°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Lusaka?

In Lusaka, the average relative humidity in March is 84%.

How much does it rain in Lusaka in March?

In March, the rain falls for 22.3 days. Throughout March, 73mm (2.87") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

In March, the average length of the day in Lusaka is 12.2h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Lusaka?

In March, the average sunshine in Lusaka, Zambia, is 7.9h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Lusaka?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Lusaka is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Lusaka, Zambia
  • Average high temperature in March: 25.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (32.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 17.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (19.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (10.5°C).

Average humidity in March - Lusaka, Zambia
  • Average humidity in March: 84%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (35%).

Average rainfall in March - Lusaka, Zambia
  • Average rainfall in March: 73mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (176mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Lusaka, Zambia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 22.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (27.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (0.4 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Lusaka, Zambia
  • Average daylight in March: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.9h

The month with most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.3h).

Average UV index in March - Lusaka, Zambia
  • Average UV index in March: 6

The month with the highest UV index is October (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, April, May, June and July (UV index 5).