Palaiokastritsa
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Palaiokastritsa, Greece

The first month of the spring, March, is also a moderate month in Palaiokastritsa, Greece, with average temperature fluctuating between 15°C (59°F) and 6°C (42.8°F).

Temperature

In Palaiokastritsa, the average high-temperature in March is practically the same as in February - a still mild 15°C (59°F). In Palaiokastritsa, the average low-temperature is 6°C (42.8°F).

Rainfall

In Palaiokastritsa, Greece, during March, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 113mm (4.4") of precipitation. In Palaiokastritsa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 120 days and collects up to 1273mm (50.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 14°C (57.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Palaiokastritsa.
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 Palaiokastritsa, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

January through March, November and December, with an average of 4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

In Palaiokastritsa, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Palaiokastritsa?

In March, the average high-temperature is 15°C (59°F), and the average low-temperature is 6°C (42.8°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Palaiokastritsa?

In Palaiokastritsa, in March, during 13 rainfall days, 113mm (4.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 14°C (57.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Palaiokastritsa, Greece.

How cold is the water in March in Palaiokastritsa?

In Palaiokastritsa, Greece, the average seawater temperature in March 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 Palaiokastritsa?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Palaiokastritsa?

January through March, November and December, with an average of 4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Palaiokastritsa, Greece.

How long on average sun shines in March in Palaiokastritsa?

In Palaiokastritsa, Greece, the average sunshine in March is 4h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Palaiokastritsa?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Palaiokastritsa is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Palaiokastritsa, Greece
  • Average high temperature in March: 15°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 (12°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (18°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (4°C).

Average rainfall in March - Palaiokastritsa, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 113mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (215mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (14mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Palaiokastritsa, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in March: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (4 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Palaiokastritsa, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in March: 14°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 (14°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March, November and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in March - Palaiokastritsa, Greece
  • Average UV index in March: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).