Salta
Argentina
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Salta, Argentina

Rocks formed in Salta, Argentina, with a mountain and dark clouds in the background
Rocks formed in Salta, Argentina, with a mountain and dark clouds in the background
The first month of the autumn, March, is still a warm month in Salta, Argentina, with average temperature fluctuating between 14.7°C (58.5°F) and 24.8°C (76.6°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a still warm 24.8°C (76.6°F). In Salta, the average low-temperature is 14.7°C (58.5°F).

Humidity

March and April, with an average relative humidity of 84%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

In March, in Salta, the rain falls for 14 days. Throughout March, 118.3mm (4.7") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 96 rainfall days, and 754.7mm (29.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in March is 12.2h.

Sunshine

With an average of 3.4h of sunshine, March has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Salta?

In March, the average high-temperature is 24.8°C (76.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 14.7°C (58.5°F).

What are the most humid months in Salta?

March and April, with an average relative humidity of 84%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in March in Salta?

In Salta, Argentina, the average relative humidity in March is 84%.

How many days does it rain in March in Salta?

In Salta, in March, it is raining for 14 days, with typically 118.3mm (4.7") of accumulated precipitation.

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

In Salta, the average length of the day in March is 12.2h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Salta?

The month with the least sunshine in Salta, Argentina, is March, with an average of 3.4h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in March in Salta?

In March, the average sunshine is 3.4h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Salta?

Months with the highest UV index are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in March in Salta?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Salta is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average high temperature in March: 24.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is December (27.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (19.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 14.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (16.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (2.9°C).

Average humidity in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average humidity in March: 84%

Months with the highest relative humidity are March and April (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (60%).

Average rainfall in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average rainfall in March: 118.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (182mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (2.6mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average rainfall days in March: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (2 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average daylight in March: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 3.4h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.3h).
The month with least sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 3.4h).

Average UV index in March - Salta, Argentina
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).