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Paarl weather in March (Western Cape, South Africa)

Looking to travel to Paarl in March? Here's what the weather might have in store during this month.

Temperatures

In Paarl, March is characterized by high temperatures and low rainfall. March falls within the summer season. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 29°C. However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 15°C.

Precipitation

Paarl in March usually receives low rainfall, averaging around 22 mm for the month. Typically around 5 days of rainfall is expected.

Average sunshine

The city usually sees around 293 hours of sunlight, indicating many sunny days.

If you're inclined towards comfortable temperatures and drier conditions, March is a prime time to visit Paarl. January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December typically offer the best circumstances. While June, July and August tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Paarl climate page with graphs.

 

Paarl, monthly averages in March

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 15°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 29°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 15%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 22 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 5 days  
HumidityHumidity 74% *  
SunshineSunshine 293 hours *  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Cape Town, South Africa (42 KM, 26 Miles).

Where to go in South Africa in March

Find out more about the weather in South Africa and which places have the best travel conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in this month?

It's going to be warm! Consider airy clothing, t-shirts, and other summer clothes. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool.

What To Do

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

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Barbeque
10/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

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