Weather in Southern Province, Sri Lanka in March

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March is a hot time for sunbathing in Southern Province. March is an excellent month for swimming in Southern Province with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Southern Province in the months of January, February, March, July, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for March.

Temperature in Southern Province in March

The average maximum temperature in Southern Province in March is 32°. The average maximum temperature is 32° in the previous month and 32° in the next month.

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

The average minimum temperature in Southern Province in March is 24°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

Sunshine in Southern Province in March

The average day light hours per day in Southern Province in March are 12.1 and there are 8.8 hours of sunshine per day on average during March making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Southern Province in March is typically 15.1 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 Southern Province in March

The average sea water temperature in Southern Province in March is 28.3° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Wind Speed in Southern Province in March

The average maximum wind speed in Southern Province in March is typically 21kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 22kmh in the previous month and 18kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Southern Province in March is typically 10kmh. The average wind speed is 12kmh in the previous month and 8kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Southern Province in March is from the South West.

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