Astypalaia
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Astypalaia, Greece

March, the first month of the spring, in Astypalaia, is an enjoyable month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 9°C (48.2°F) and an average high of 16°C (60.8°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - an enjoyable 16°C (60.8°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).

Rainfall

In Astypalaia, during 9 rainfall days, 71mm (2.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Astypalaia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 72 days and collects up to 719mm (28.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 16.8°C (62.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater. Swimming in 16.8°C (62.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In Astypalaia, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In Astypalaia, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In Astypalaia, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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 Astypalaia?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 16°C (60.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).

How much does it rain in Astypalaia in March?

In March, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout March, 71mm (2.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

What months are the sea coldest in Astypalaia?

Months with the coldest seawater in Astypalaia, Greece, are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 16.8°C (62.2°F). Swimming in 16.8°C (62.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the sea temperature in March in Astypalaia?

In March, the average sea temperature in Astypalaia is 16.8°C (62.2°F). Swimming in 16.8°C (62.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Astypalaia have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Astypalaia have in March?

The average sunshine in March is 7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Astypalaia?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Astypalaia, Greece, is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Astypalaia, Greece
  • Average high temperature in March: 16°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 9°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (8°C).

Average rainfall in March - Astypalaia, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 71mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (164mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Astypalaia, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (1 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Astypalaia, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in March: 16.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (24.9°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16.8°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Astypalaia, Greece
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 14h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in March - Astypalaia, Greece
  • Average UV index in March: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).