Weather in Sumatra, Indonesia in March

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March is a hot and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Sumatra. March is an excellent month for swimming in Sumatra with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Sumatra in the months of February, March, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for March.

Temperature in Sumatra in March

The average maximum temperature in Sumatra in March is 32°. The average maximum temperature is 30° in the previous month and 31° in the next month.

The average temperature in Sumatra in March is 28°. The average temperature ranges is 27° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Sumatra in March is 24°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Sumatra in March

The average day light hours per day in Sumatra in March are 12.1 and there are 7.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Sumatra in March is typically 15.7 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 Sumatra in March

The average sea water temperature in Sumatra in March is 29° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Sumatra in March

The average total rainfall in Sumatra in March is 12.2cm and on average there are 12 rainy days in March making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Sumatra in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Sumatra in March is 25° 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 25° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Sumatra in March is typically 95.2%. The maximum relative humidity is 94.3% in the previous month and 97% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Sumatra in March is typically 81.6%. The average relative humidity is 80.6% in the previous month and 86.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Sumatra in March

The average maximum wind speed in Sumatra in March is typically 20kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 25kmh in the previous month and 17kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Sumatra in March is typically 6kmh. The average wind speed is 9kmh in the previous month and 4kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Sumatra in March is from the North.

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