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 hot month in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30°C (86°F) and an average low of 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Pangkor Island, in March, during 14 rainfall days, 173mm (6.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Pangkor Island, during the entire year, the rain falls for 195 days and collects up to 2235mm (88") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

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

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 7h.

UV index

January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. 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. 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 temperature in March in Pangkor Island?

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

How much does it rain in Pangkor Island in March?

In Pangkor Island, in March, during 14 rainfall days, 173mm (6.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water 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, the average length of the day in March is 12.1h.

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

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

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

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

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

In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's 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).