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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Split, Croatia

An aerial panorama of Split, Croatia with the view of the Dalmatia waterfront and a distant mountain
An aerial panorama of Split, Croatia with the view of the Dalmatia waterfront and a distant mountain
March, the first month of the spring, in Split, is a moderate month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 7.6°C (45.7°F) and an average high of 13.7°C (56.7°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a moderate 13.7°C (56.7°F). The average low-temperature, in March, is 7.6°C (45.7°F).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 10 days. Throughout March, 63.6mm (2.5") of precipitation is accumulated. In Split, during the entire year, the rain falls for 110 days and collects up to 815.6mm (32.1") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Split snow does not fall in March through December.

Sea temperature

In March, the average sea temperature in Split, Croatia, is 14°C (57.2°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In Split, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine in Split is 6h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in March in Split?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 13.7°C (56.7°F), while the average low-temperature is 7.6°C (45.7°F).

How much does it rain in Split in March?

In Split, Croatia, in March, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 63.6mm (2.5") of accumulated precipitation.

Does it snow in Split in March?

In March, in Split, Croatia, it doesn't snow. February is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in Split?

In Split snow does not fall in March through December.

What is the water temperature in March in Split?

In March, the average sea temperature in Split, Croatia, is 14°C (57.2°F). Swimming in 14°C (57.2°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

What is the average length of the day in March in Split?

The average length of the day in March in Split is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Split have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Split is 6h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Split?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Split, Croatia, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Split, Croatia
  • Average high temperature in March: 13.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 7.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (21.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.4°C).

Average rainfall in March - Split, Croatia
  • Average rainfall in March: 63.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (113.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (28.4mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Split, Croatia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (5 days).

Average snowfall days in March - Split, Croatia
  • Average snowfall days in March: 0 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Split, Croatia
  • Average sea temperature in March: 14°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (24.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (13.5°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Split, Croatia
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

Average UV index in March - Split, Croatia
  • Average UV index in March: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).