Average weather in March in Machupicchu, Peru

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Machupicchu in March is 6.2°C (43.16°F). The amount of rain in March is high with an average of 108mm (4.3in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 19.0°C (66.2°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 170 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in March? Visitors traveling to Machupicchu should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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Monthly Averages in March

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 6 °C
Max Temperature 19 °C
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 108mm
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 170

Where to stay in Machupicchu

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
3/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Machupicchu

MON Dec 06
10°C | 3°C

Moderate rain

TUE Dec 07
15°C | 4°C

Moderate rain

WED Dec 08
12°C | 5°C

Moderate rain

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