The climate in Manakara during March can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.
March is in the fall / autumn in Manakara and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 29°C (84°F), whilst at night 23°C (72°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||28.8°C 83.8°F|
|Nightly temperature||22.5°C 72.4°F|
|Average temperature||25.6°C 78.1°F|
|Daily sunshine||7 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||303 mm 11.9 ins|
|Rainy days||20 days|
|Sea temperature||28.1°C 82.5°F|
|Windspeed||10.4kph 7 mph|
On average March is the wettest month of the year in Manakara with around 303mm 11.9 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 20 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in March 2019.
|Hottest month:||January||29.1°C 84.4°F|
|Driest month:||September||68mm 2.7ins|
|Coldest month:||July||23.4°C 74.1°F|
|Wettest month:||March||303mm 11.9ins|