Karachi
Pakistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Karachi, Pakistan

A massive rock on the water overlooking the city of Karachi, Pakistan, and a small boat afloat
A massive rock on the water overlooking the city of Karachi, Pakistan, and a small boat afloat
The first month of the spring, March, is a tropical month in Karachi, Pakistan, with average temperature fluctuating between 31.5°C (88.7°F) and 17.6°C (63.7°F).

Temperature

In Karachi, Pakistan, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases, from a warm 27.7°C (81.9°F) in February, to a tropical 31.5°C (88.7°F). The average low-temperature, in March, is 17.6°C (63.7°F).

Rainfall

Throughout March, 11.7mm (0.5") of precipitation is accumulated. During the entire year, Karachi aggregates up to 217.4mm (8.6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Karachi, the average seawater temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24°C (75.2°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Karachi is 12h.

Sunshine

In Karachi, Pakistan, the average sunshine in March is 8.8h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 10 interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in March in Karachi?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Karachi, is 31.5°C (88.7°F), while the average low-temperature is 17.6°C (63.7°F).

How much does it rain in Karachi in March?

Throughout March, in Karachi, Pakistan, 11.7mm (0.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in March in Karachi?

In Karachi, Pakistan, the average seawater temperature in March is 24°C (75.2°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24°C (75.2°F) water.

What is the average length of the day in March in Karachi?

In Karachi, Pakistan, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Karachi?

In Karachi, the average sunshine in March is 8.8h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Karachi?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Karachi, Pakistan, is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Karachi, Pakistan
  • Average high temperature in March: 31.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (35.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 17.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (27.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10.4°C).

Average rainfall in March - Karachi, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall in March: 11.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (85.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Karachi, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall days in March: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (3 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, March, April, May, June, October and November (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Karachi, Pakistan
  • Average sea temperature in March: 24°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are June and July (29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (23°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Karachi, Pakistan
  • 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: 8.8h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

Average UV index in March - Karachi, Pakistan
  • 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).