Chorafakia
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Chorafakia, Greece

March, the first month of the spring, in Chorafakia, is a comfortable month, with average temperature fluctuating between 16°C (60.8°F) and 9°C (48.2°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Chorafakia, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 78mm (3.1") of accumulated precipitation. In Chorafakia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 72 days and collects up to 635mm (25") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 15°C (59°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Chorafakia.
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 15°C (59°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Chorafakia is 6h.

UV index

In Chorafakia, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in March in Chorafakia?

In Chorafakia, Greece, in March, the average high-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Chorafakia?

In March, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout March, 78mm (3.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Chorafakia?

Months with the coldest seawater are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 15°C (59°F).

What is the sea water temperature in March in Chorafakia?

In Chorafakia, the average seawater temperature in March is 15°C (59°F). For most, swimming in 15°C (59°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

How many hours of daylight does Chorafakia have in March?

The average length of the day in March in Chorafakia, Greece, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Chorafakia have in March?

The average sunshine in March is 6h.

How high is the UV index in March in Chorafakia?

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

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (30°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 (21°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (8°C).

Average rainfall in March - Chorafakia, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 78mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (137mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (1mm).

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

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Chorafakia, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in March: 15°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in March - Chorafakia, 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).