Kos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Kos, Greece

Clear waters of the Kos Town Harbour, Greece, with a view of several ships sailing
Clear waters of the Kos Town Harbour, Greece, with a view of several ships sailing
March, the first month of the spring, in Kos, is a comfortable month, with average temperature varying between 16°C (60.8°F) and 9°C (48.2°F).

Temperature

In Kos, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a comfortable 16°C (60.8°F). The average low-temperature, is 9°C (48.2°F).

Rainfall

In Kos, during March, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 76mm (3") of precipitation. In Kos, Greece, during the entire year, the rain falls for 93 days and collects up to 762mm (30") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

March is the month with the coldest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 16.9°C (62.4°F). Swimming in 16.9°C (62.4°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

The average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In Kos, the average sunshine in March is 7h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Kos is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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 Kos?

In March, in Kos, Greece, 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 Kos?

In Kos, during March, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 76mm (3") of precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Kos?

The month with the coldest seawater in Kos, Greece, is March, with an average sea temperature of 16.9°C (62.4°F). For most, swimming in 16.9°C (62.4°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).

What is the sea water temperature in March in Kos?

In Kos, in March, the average water temperature is 16.9°C (62.4°F). For most, swimming in 16.9°C (62.4°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 Kos have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Kos?

In Kos, the average sunshine in March is 7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Kos?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Kos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in March: 16°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (32°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (7°C).

Average rainfall in March - Kos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 76mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (169mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (2mm).

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

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (14 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (3 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Kos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in March: 16.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (16.9°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
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 and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in March - Kos, 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).