Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Water geysers and trees in front of the mighty skyscrapers of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates
Water geysers and trees in front of the mighty skyscrapers of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates
March, the first month of the spring, in Abu Dhabi, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 29.5°C (85.1°F) and min 17.5°C (63.5°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 26°C (78.8°F) in February, to a still warm 29.5°C (85.1°F). In March, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, the average low-temperature is 17.5°C (63.5°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Abu Dhabi is 63%.

Rainfall

In Abu Dhabi, in March, during 2.8 rainfall days, 14.5mm (0.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Abu Dhabi, there are 9.9 rainfall days, and 57.1mm (2.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In March, the average sea temperature is 22.4°C (72.3°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22.4°C (72.3°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In Abu Dhabi, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 8.1h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 10 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 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 Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, in March, the average high-temperature is 29.5°C (85.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.5°C (63.5°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, the average relative humidity in March is 63%.

How many days does it rain in March in Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, during March, the rain falls for 2.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 14.5mm (0.6") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in March in Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi, the average seawater temperature in March is 22.4°C (72.3°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22.4°C (72.3°F) water.

How many hours of daylight does Abu Dhabi have in March?

The average length of the day in March is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi, the average sunshine in March is 8.1h.

How high is the UV index in March in Abu Dhabi?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Abu Dhabi is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in March: 29.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (42.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 17.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (29.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.2°C).

Average humidity in March - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in March: 63%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (68%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (55%).

Average rainfall in March - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in March: 14.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (21.2mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, September and October (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in March: 2.8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are February and March (2.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in March: 22.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (20.6°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.1h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.9h).

Average UV index in March - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in March: 10

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 6).