Port Alfred weather in March (Eastern Cape, South Africa)

The average maximum daytime temperature in Port Alfred in March lies at 25.0°C (77°F). The average minimum temperature is 17.0°C (62.6°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is high with an average of 106mm (4.2in). It rains an average of 13 days of the month. The sun also shows itself regularly this month with 204 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


So what to wear in March? Visitors traveling to Port Alfred should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also bring your summer cloths because it can be very nice and warm. With a water temperature of around 23.0°C (73.4°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in March look at the numbers below.

 

Monthly Averages in March

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 17 °C
Max Temperature 25 °C
Water Temperature 23 °C
Chance of Rain 43%
Precipitation 106mm
Rainy Days 13
Sunshine Hours 204
* Climate data from: East London, South Africa (107 KM, 66 Miles).

Where to stay in Port Alfred

Where to go in South Africa in March

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

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).

What To Do

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

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

Weather Forecasts for Port Alfred (Eastern Cape)

Sun   Feb 05
33°C | 19°C
S 14 km/h
0 mm
clear and no rain

clear and no rain

Mon   Feb 06
30°C | 22°C
S 14 km/h
almost clear and no rain

almost clear and no rain

Tue   Feb 07
28°C | 20°C
SW 22 km/h
15 mm
broken clouds and thunder

broken clouds and thunder

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