Holidays in the UAE: weather and the water temperature at the beginning and the end of March in Sharjah
Sharjah is the third largest city in UAE and one of the most popular resorts in the country. The city is located on the Gulf coast and 13 km from Dubai.
Weather in Sharjah in March reaches almost the maximum of comfort - the heat is not as hot and tedious as to be in the summer months and the temperature most comfortable for a beach holiday.
- What is the weather like in March in Sharjah.
- The temperature of the air and water at the beginning and the end of the month
- Other weather conditions
- March holidays in UAE
- Should I go?
- Is it possible to swim?
- How to dress?
- What to do in the Emirate?
- Beach vacation
- Excursions and entertainment
- Holidays and festivals
What is the weather like in March in Sharjah.
Weather in March in Sharjah changed over the month - in early March a bit chilly, but towards the end of the month, the weather is noticeably warmer.
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The temperature of the air and water at the beginning and the end of the month
In the beginning of the month the air temperature in the day varies from +19 to +23 degrees Celsius, and at night - from +14 to +17 degrees. By the end of the month the temperature rises considerably: in the afternoon it is equal to 24-28 degrees, and night refers to +18-19 degrees.
The water in the Gulf warms up to +21 C in early March to 23 degrees at the end of the month.
Other weather conditions
This time of year, almost no rain, although the March in Sharjah is considered the rainiest month - number vypadenii for the month precipitation is 10-12 mm. Average wind speed this month is equal to 3-4 m/s. a Characteristic feature of the March weather is its changeability: a hot rainy day gives way to cool, in the middle of a clear day we may have a thunderstorm and so on.
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March holidays in UAE
March is one of the most successful periods for visiting the UAE in General and Sharjah in particular.
Should I go?
Before you finally make the decision about traveling, you must consider all the pros and cons of the upcoming holiday.
The advantages of a visit to Sharjah in March:
- a small number of tourists;
- comfortable temperature of water and air;
- small discounts for travel services;
- a large number of events and activities;
- the opportunity to spend a qualitative and inexpensive shopping.
Of the downsides of visiting Sharjah in March to highlight the palpable coolness in the beginning of the month and weather variability during the day.
Is it possible to swim?
March in Sharjah is considered the beginning of the beach season. If not in the beginning of the month, then at the end have exactly the sandy beaches are filled with bathing people.
How to dress?
Collecting suitcases in Sharjah in March it is necessary to consider a possible change in the weather from heat to cool and Vice versa, so in addition to the summer wardrobe should take a few warm clothes and a light jacket. Also you should take an umbrella.
What to do in the Emirate?
Arriving in Sharjah, you need to consider the conservative traditions and customs of this city - are not for sale alcohol, no Nightclubs and parties, no dancing and live music. For such entertainment have to go to neighbouring Dubai. Women of any faith relies upon access to a public street to cover knees, shoulders and hands.
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In March opens the beach season air temperature warms up to +23 degrees, so many tourists try their hand not only in swimming, butdiving, and water skiing. In March, the beaches begin to fill up tourists and local residents. Among the free beaches:
- the beach at the hotel Lou Lou A Beach Resort.
Excursions and entertainment
Sharjah is a quiet, traditional town, not for lovers of noisy parties and entertainment. But to get acquainted with Islamic culture and history the city is ideal. Among the attractions it is possible to allocate:
- Fort and historical Museum al Heesch;
- Museum of Islamic civilization;
- 100-meter fountain in the center of the city;
- Gold market;
- mosque Faisal.
In addition, any self-respecting tourist must visit at least one local market to experience the atmosphere of the Arab reality, to feel the spicy taste of the East.
Holidays and festivals
From mid - February until early March in Sharjah and other UAE cities is the so-called Shopping festival is a big fair in the main square of the city, where you can buy everything from pens to car for half of the real cost. This period is a Paradise for the Shopaholic.
In mid-March in Sharjah also hosts food festivals, where everyone can enjoy the author's unusual menu of Arabic chefs.
See in this video, what is the weather in Sharjah in March: