Kuching
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Kuching, Malaysia

March, the first month of the spring, in Kuching, is still a tropical month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31.3°C (88.3°F) and an average low of 23.2°C (73.8°F).

Temperature

In Kuching, the average high-temperature in March is practically the same as in February - a still hot 31.3°C (88.3°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 23.2°C (73.8°F).

Rainfall

In Kuching, Malaysia, in March, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 338.6mm (13.3") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Kuching, there are 207 rainfall days, and 4116.7mm (162.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kuching, Malaysia, in March, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In Kuching, the average length of the day is 12.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kuching is 4.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in March in Kuching?

In March, in Kuching, the average high-temperature is 31.3°C (88.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.2°C (73.8°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Kuching?

In Kuching, in March, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 338.6mm (13.3") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in March in Kuching?

In March, the average sea temperature in Kuching, Malaysia, is 29°C (84.2°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Kuching?

In Kuching, Malaysia, the average sunshine in March is 4.4h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Kuching are January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Kuching?

In Kuching, Malaysia, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Kuching, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in March: 31.3°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May and June (32.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (23.6°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, September, October, November and December (22.9°C).

Average rainfall in March - Kuching, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in March: 338.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (684.1mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (185.6mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Kuching, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 16 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, November and December (22 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (13 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Kuching, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in March: 29°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (28°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Kuching, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are April, May, June, July and August (Average daylight: 12.2h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.4h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.3h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.5h).

Average UV index in March - Kuching, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in March: 12

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