Kano
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Kano, Nigeria

The first month of the spring, March, is a sweltering month in Kano, Nigeria, with average temperature ranging between min 19°C (66.2°F) and max 36.9°C (98.4°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a tropical 33.1°C (91.6°F) in February, to a torrid 36.9°C (98.4°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

Rainfall

In Kano, in March, it is raining for 0.1 days, with typically 1.6mm (0.1") of accumulated precipitation. In Kano, during the entire year, the rain falls for 49.5 days and collects up to 696.4mm (27.4") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 7.7h.

UV index

February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in March in Kano?

In Kano, in March, the average high-temperature is 36.9°C (98.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

How much does it rain in Kano in March?

In Kano, in March, during 0.1 rainfall days, 1.6mm (0.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Kano have in March?

The average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Kano?

In Kano, the average sunshine in March is 7.7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Kano?

February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in March in Kano?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Kano is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in March: 36.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (38.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 19°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (13°C).

Average rainfall in March - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (228mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, November and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in March: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, November and December (0 days).

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.7h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).