Skardu
Pakistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Skardu, Pakistan

The Shangrila Resort on the shores of the Shangrila Lake near the valley city of Skardu, Pakistan, overlooking the Karakoram Mountain Ranges
The Shangrila Resort on the shores of the Shangrila Lake near the valley city of Skardu, Pakistan, overlooking the Karakoram Mountain Ranges
The first month of the spring, March, is a wintry month in Skardu, Pakistan, with average temperature varying between -5°C (23°F) and 5°C (41°F).

Temperature

In Skardu, the average high-temperature increases, from a freezing cold -1°C (30.2°F) in February, to a wintry 5°C (41°F). In March, the average low-temperature is -5°C (23°F).

Rainfall

March is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 5 days and accumulates 53mm (2.1") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January through March and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Skardu is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in March in Skardu?

In Skardu, Pakistan, in March, the average high-temperature is 5°C (41°F), and the average low-temperature is -5°C (23°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Skardu?

In March, in Skardu, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout March, 53mm (2.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Skardu?

March is the month with the most rainfall in Skardu, Pakistan. Rain falls for 5 days and accumulates 53mm (2.1") of precipitation.

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

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Skardu?

January through March and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Skardu have in March?

In Skardu, the average sunshine in March is 6h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Skardu?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average high temperature in March: 5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: -5°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (10°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-12°C).

Average rainfall in March - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall in March: 53mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (53mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (10mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are February, March, April, May and July (5 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are October and November (2 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in March - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average UV index in March: 8

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).