Weather in Galapagos Islands, Ecuador in March

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March is a hot and dry time for sunbathing in Galapagos Islands. March is an excellent month for swimming in Galapagos Islands with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Galapagos Islands in the months of February, March, April, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for March.

Temperature in Galapagos Islands in March

The average maximum temperature in Galapagos Islands in March is 29°. The average maximum temperature is 29° in the previous month and 29° in the next month.

The average temperature in Galapagos Islands in March is 27°. The average temperature ranges is 27° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Galapagos Islands in March is 25°. The minimum temperature is 25° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

Sunshine in Galapagos Islands in March

The average day light hours per day in Galapagos Islands in March are 12.1 and there are 5.7 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Galapagos Islands in March is typically 15.9 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 Galapagos Islands in March

The average sea water temperature in Galapagos Islands in March is 25.1° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Galapagos Islands in March

The average total rainfall in Galapagos Islands in March is 4cm and on average there are 7.7 rainy days in March making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Galapagos Islands in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Galapagos Islands in March is 24° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 24° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Galapagos Islands in March is typically 87.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.3% in the previous month and 87.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Galapagos Islands in March is typically 77.5%. The average relative humidity is 78.4% in the previous month and 77.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Galapagos Islands in March

The average maximum wind speed in Galapagos Islands in March is typically 18kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 19kmh in the previous month and 21kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Galapagos Islands in March is typically 9kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Galapagos Islands in March is from the North West.

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