Oia
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Oia, Greece

March, the first month of the spring, in Oia, is an enjoyable month, with average temperature ranging between max 16°C (60.8°F) and min 11°C (51.8°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a comfortable 16°C (60.8°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F).

Rainfall

In Oia, in March, it is raining for 8 days, with typically 66mm (2.6") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Oia, Greece, there are 65 rainfall days, and 554mm (21.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 15°C (59°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Oia.
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 is 12h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
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 Oia?

In March, in Oia, Greece, the average high-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F).

How much does it rain in Oia in March?

In March, in Oia, the rain falls for 8 days. Throughout March, 66mm (2.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

What months are the sea coldest in Oia?

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

What is the sea water temperature in March in Oia?

In March, the average sea temperature in Oia is 15°C (59°F). 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).

How many hours of daylight does Oia have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Oia?

The average sunshine in March in Oia, Greece, is 6h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Oia?

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (28°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 11°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (9°C).

Average rainfall in March - Oia, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 66mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (114mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (1mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Oia, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (1 days).

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

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Oia, 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: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 13h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in March - Oia, 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).