Weather in Pietermaritzburg in March 2017

Check the weather in Pietermaritzburg 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 Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.

Weather in Pietermaritzburg in March

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  • 26°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Pietermaritzburg26
    26°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (56% of daylight hours) in March in Pietermaritzburg7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 16 days with some rainfall in March in Pietermaritzburg16
    16 days with some rainfall
  • 16°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Pietermaritzburg16
    16°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in March in Pietermaritzburg12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • Low heat & humidity in March in PietermaritzburgL
    Low heat & humidity
  • 111 mm monthly rainfall in March in Pietermaritzburg111
    111 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11 (Extreme) in March in Pietermaritzburg11
    11 (Extreme) UV index

The average maximum daytime temperature in Pietermaritzburg in March is a warm 26°C (79°F) with low heat & humidity. There are usually 7 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 56% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 111mm (4.4 inches) of rainfall across the whole of March with 16 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 16°C (61°F).

Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

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Pietermaritzburg sunrise & sunset times for March 2017

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

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st March 2017 05:50 18:31
Thursday, 2nd March 2017 05:50 18:30
Friday, 3rd March 2017 05:51 18:29
Saturday, 4th March 2017 05:52 18:28
Sunday, 5th March 2017 05:52 18:27
Monday, 6th March 2017 05:53 18:26
Tuesday, 7th March 2017 05:54 18:25
Wednesday, 8th March 2017 05:54 18:24
Thursday, 9th March 2017 05:55 18:22
Friday, 10th March 2017 05:56 18:21
Saturday, 11th March 2017 05:56 18:20
Sunday, 12th March 2017 05:57 18:19
Monday, 13th March 2017 05:58 18:18
Tuesday, 14th March 2017 05:58 18:17
Wednesday, 15th March 2017 05:59 18:15
Thursday, 16th March 2017 05:59 18:14
Friday, 17th March 2017 06:00 18:13
Saturday, 18th March 2017 06:01 18:12
Sunday, 19th March 2017 06:01 18:11
Monday, 20th March 2017 06:02 18:09
Tuesday, 21st March 2017 06:02 18:08
Wednesday, 22nd March 2017 06:03 18:07
Thursday, 23rd March 2017 06:04 18:06
Friday, 24th March 2017 06:04 18:05
Saturday, 25th March 2017 06:05 18:03
Sunday, 26th March 2017 06:05 18:02
Monday, 27th March 2017 06:06 18:01
Tuesday, 28th March 2017 06:07 18:00
Wednesday, 29th March 2017 06:07 17:59
Thursday, 30th March 2017 06:08 17:58
Friday, 31st March 2017 06:08 17:56
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