Sharjah
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

March, the first month of the spring, in Sharjah, is still a warm month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 15.3°C (59.5°F) and an average high of 28.8°C (83.8°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from 25.2°C (77.4°F) in February, to a still warm 28.8°C (83.8°F). In Sharjah, the average low-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a hot 31.3°C (88.3°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, wind), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 64%.

Rainfall

In Sharjah, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 33mm (1.3") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, there are 12.7 rainfall days, and 106.9mm (4.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Sharjah, the average seawater temperature in March is 23.3°C (73.9°F).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23.3°C (73.9°F).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Sharjah is 8.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Sharjah is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 10 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. 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. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in March in Sharjah?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Sharjah, is 28.8°C (83.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in March is calculated to 31.3°C (88.3°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Sharjah?

In March, the average relative humidity is 64%.

How many days does it rain in March in Sharjah?

In Sharjah, in March, during 4 rainfall days, 33mm (1.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in March in Sharjah?

In Sharjah, the average seawater temperature in March is 23.3°C (73.9°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23.3°C (73.9°F).

How many hours of daylight does Sharjah have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Sharjah have in March?

In March, the average sunshine is 8.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Sharjah?

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in March: 28.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (42.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 15.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (27.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12.1°C).

Average humidity in March - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in March: 64%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (51%).

Average rainfall in March - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in March: 33mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (34.8mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, August, September and October (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in March: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in March: 23.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (21.9°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.9).

Average UV index in March - Sharjah, 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).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).