Weather in Cape Town in March 2017

Check the weather in Cape Town in March before you book your next holiday in South Africa. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in March 2017 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall plus sunrise & sunset times for Cape Town, South Africa.

Weather in Cape Town in March

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  • 24°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Cape Town24
    24°C max day temperature
  • 9 hours of sunshine per day (75% of daylight hours) in March in Cape Town9
    9 hours of sunshine per day
  • 5 days with some rainfall in March in Cape Town5
    5 days with some rainfall
  • 14°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Cape Town14
    14°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in March in Cape Town12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • Low heat & humidity in March in Cape TownL
    Low heat & humidity
  • 43 mm monthly rainfall in March in Cape Town43
    43 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in March in Cape Town9
    9 (Very High) UV index
  • 18°C sea temperature in March in Cape Town18
    18°C sea temperature

The average maximum daytime temperature in Cape Town in March is a warm 24°C (75°F) with low heat & humidity. There are usually 9 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 75% of the 12 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around Cape Town in March is 18°C (64°F).

Expect 43mm (1.7 inches) of rainfall across the whole of March with 5 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be very high (9 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 14°C (57°F).

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Cape Town sunrise & sunset times for March 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Cape Town in March 2017. Select a month to view Cape Town sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st March 2017 06:34 19:22
Thursday, 2nd March 2017 06:35 19:21
Friday, 3rd March 2017 06:36 19:20
Saturday, 4th March 2017 06:37 19:19
Sunday, 5th March 2017 06:38 19:17
Monday, 6th March 2017 06:38 19:16
Tuesday, 7th March 2017 06:39 19:15
Wednesday, 8th March 2017 06:40 19:13
Thursday, 9th March 2017 06:41 19:12
Friday, 10th March 2017 06:42 19:11
Saturday, 11th March 2017 06:43 19:09
Sunday, 12th March 2017 06:43 19:08
Monday, 13th March 2017 06:44 19:07
Tuesday, 14th March 2017 06:45 19:05
Wednesday, 15th March 2017 06:46 19:04
Thursday, 16th March 2017 06:46 19:03
Friday, 17th March 2017 06:47 19:01
Saturday, 18th March 2017 06:48 19:00
Sunday, 19th March 2017 06:49 18:59
Monday, 20th March 2017 06:50 18:57
Tuesday, 21st March 2017 06:50 18:56
Wednesday, 22nd March 2017 06:51 18:55
Thursday, 23rd March 2017 06:52 18:53
Friday, 24th March 2017 06:53 18:52
Saturday, 25th March 2017 06:53 18:51
Sunday, 26th March 2017 06:54 18:49
Monday, 27th March 2017 06:55 18:48
Tuesday, 28th March 2017 06:56 18:47
Wednesday, 29th March 2017 06:56 18:45
Thursday, 30th March 2017 06:57 18:44
Friday, 31st March 2017 06:58 18:42
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