Weather in French Polynesia in March

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March is a hot and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in French Polynesia. March is an excellent month for swimming in French Polynesia with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting French Polynesia in the months of April, May, June, July, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for March.

Temperature in French Polynesia in March

The average maximum temperature in French Polynesia in March is 31°. The average maximum temperature is 31° in the previous month and 31° in the next month.

The average temperature in French Polynesia in March is 28°. The average temperature ranges is 28° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in French Polynesia in March is 25°. The minimum temperature is 25° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

Sunshine in French Polynesia in March

The average day light hours per day in French Polynesia in March are 12.2 and there are 4.8 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in French Polynesia in March is typically 14.4 during March. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in French Polynesia in March

The average sea water temperature in French Polynesia in March is 28.7° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in French Polynesia in March

The average total rainfall in French Polynesia in March is 2cm and on average there are 11.8 rainy days in March making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in French Polynesia in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in French Polynesia in March is 24° which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 24° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in French Polynesia in March is typically 85.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 86.9% in the previous month and 85.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in French Polynesia in March is typically 74%. The average relative humidity is 75.2% in the previous month and 74% in the next month.

Wind Speed in French Polynesia in March

The average maximum wind speed in French Polynesia in March is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 25kmh in the previous month and 23kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in French Polynesia in March is typically 9kmh. The average wind speed is 10kmh in the previous month and 8kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in French Polynesia in March is from the East.

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