Calabar
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Calabar, Nigeria

March, the first month of the spring, in Calabar, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 29°C (84.2°F) and min 28°C (82.4°F).

Temperature

February and March, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Calabar, in March, during 11 rainfall days, 157mm (6.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Calabar, during the entire year, the rain falls for 174 days and collects up to 2952mm (116.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

March and April, with an average sea temperature of 28.9°C (84°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Calabar. Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In Calabar, the average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

Sunshine

In Calabar, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Calabar are January through May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. 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. 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 warmest month in Calabar?

Warmest months in Calabar are February and March, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

What is the temperature in March in Calabar?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Calabar, is 29°C (84.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 28°C (82.4°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Calabar?

In Calabar, Nigeria, during March, the rain falls for 11 days and regularly aggregates up to 157mm (6.2") of precipitation.

What months are the sea warmest in Calabar?

March and April, with an average sea temperature of 28.9°C (84°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Calabar. For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Calabar?

In Calabar, the average seawater temperature in March is 28.9°C (84°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Calabar have in March?

In Calabar, Nigeria, the average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Calabar?

The average sunshine in March is 5h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Calabar?

Months with the highest UV index in Calabar, Nigeria, are January through May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Calabar?

In Calabar, Nigeria, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in March: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (29°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 28°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February and March (28°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (24°C).

Average rainfall in March - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in March: 157mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (445mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (41mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August and September (24 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and December (3 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in March: 28.9°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are March and April (28.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.9°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in March - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, November and December (UV index 11).