Pangkor Island
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Pangkor Island, Malaysia

Rocks in the shallow clear waters of Pangkor Island in Malaysia, and a stunning view of a tropical mountain forest
Rocks in the shallow clear waters of Pangkor Island in Malaysia, and a stunning view of a tropical mountain forest
The first month of the spring, March, is still a tropical month in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, with average temperature fluctuating between 23°C (73.4°F) and 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature remains the same as in February - a still tropical 30°C (86°F). In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, in March, the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

In March, in Pangkor Island, the rain falls for 14 days. Throughout March, 173mm (6.8") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Pangkor Island, there are 195 rainfall days, and 2235mm (88") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In March, the average sea temperature in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, is 29°C (84.2°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.

Daylight

In Pangkor Island, the average length of the day is 12.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Pangkor Island are January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in March in Pangkor Island?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Pangkor Island, is 30°C (86°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Pangkor Island?

In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, during March, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 173mm (6.8") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Pangkor Island?

In Pangkor Island, the average seawater temperature in March is 29°C (84.2°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Pangkor Island have in March?

In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, the average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Pangkor Island?

In March, the average sunshine in Pangkor Island is 7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Pangkor Island?

Months with the highest UV index in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, are January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in March in Pangkor Island?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in March: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, October, November and December (22°C).

Average rainfall in March - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in March: 173mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (287mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (113mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (23 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (11 days).

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

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April, May, June, July and August (30°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (28°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are August, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in March - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in March: 12

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