Weather in March in Vanuatu

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in March in Vanuatu. Is this month a good time to go to Vanuatu? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Vanuatu in March?

The weather in Vanuatu in March is generally poor.

During March in Vanuatu, the temperature ranges from high in Luganville with 29°C (84°F) to very high temperatures in Port Vila with 31°C (88°F). These night and day temperatures are an average and some days may be even warmer. So be prepared and bring light clothes.

Precipitation in March ranges from heavy in Aneityum with an average of 332mm (13inch) rainfall to heavy in Luganville with 362mm (14inch). It is the wettest month of the year in Port Vila. It is also generally a sunny month with an average of 199 hours of sunshine in Port Vila during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Vanuatu.

Where to go in Vanuatu in March

Find the average weather conditions in March for the most popular destinations in Vanuatu on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Vanuatu

What is the weather like in March for the 5 most popular destinations in Vanuatu?

Average weather in Port Vila

In March Port Vila generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Port Vila
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
157 hours 
277mm / 11inch 
16 days 
poor 
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
199 hours 
333mm / 13inch 
18 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
30°C / 86°F 
22°C / 72°F 
166 hours 
257mm / 10inch 
16 days 
poor 
Climate in Port Vila

Average weather in Luganville

In March Luganville generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (84°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C (79°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Luganville
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
30°C / 86°F 
26°C / 79°F 
371mm / 15inch 
poor 
29°C / 84°F 
26°C / 79°F 
362mm / 14inch 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
29°C / 84°F 
26°C / 79°F 
261mm / 10inch 
poor 
Climate in Luganville

Average weather in Tanna Island

In March Tanna Island generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (87°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Tanna Island
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
155 hours 
234mm / 9.2inch 
poor 
31°C / 87°F 
23°C / 73°F 
198 hours 
332mm / 13inch 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
30°C / 86°F 
22°C / 72°F 
167 hours 
205mm / 8.1inch 
poor 
Climate in Tanna Island

Average weather in Port-Havannah

In March Port-Havannah generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Port-Havannah
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
157 hours 
277mm / 11inch 
16 days 
poor 
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
199 hours 
333mm / 13inch 
18 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
30°C / 86°F 
22°C / 72°F 
166 hours 
257mm / 10inch 
16 days 
poor 
Climate in Port-Havannah

Average weather in Hog Harbour

In March Hog Harbour generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (84°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C (79°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Hog Harbour
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
30°C / 86°F 
26°C / 79°F 
371mm / 15inch 
poor 
29°C / 84°F 
26°C / 79°F 
362mm / 14inch 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
29°C / 84°F 
26°C / 79°F 
261mm / 10inch 
poor 
Climate in Hog Harbour

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Vanuatu.

Is March the best time to go to Vanuatu?

In our opinion March is not the best time to visit Vanuatu with commonly poor weather in Port Vila.

On average the best time to visit Vanuatu is in July, August and September with generally perfect weather in Port Vila. The worst months are January, February, March and April that can have poor weather conditions.

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