South Africa weather in March 2021

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The March weather guide for South Africa shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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How hot is it in South Africa in March?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 24°C in Cape Town, South Africa in March, falling to 14°C at night.

How sunny is it in South Africa in March?

There are normally 9 hours of bright sunshine each day in Cape Town, South Africa in March - that's 75% of daylight hours.

How warm is the sea around South Africa in March?

The average sea temperature around Cape Town, South Africa in March is 18°C.

Does it rain in South Africa in March?

There are usually 5 days with some rain in Cape Town, South Africa in March and the average monthly rainfall is 43mm.

South Africa sunrise & sunset times for March 2021

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for South Africa in March 2021. Select a month to view South Africa sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The South Africa sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Cape Town.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Monday, 1st March 2021 06:34 19:22
Tuesday, 16th March 2021 06:46 19:03
Wednesday, 31st March 2021 06:58 18:42
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