Palekastro
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Palekastro, Greece

March, the first month of the spring, in Palekastro, is a comfortable month, with average temperature fluctuating between 10°C (50°F) and 16°C (60.8°F).

Temperature

In Palekastro, the average high-temperature in March is essentially the same as in February - an enjoyable 16°C (60.8°F). The average low-temperature, is 10°C (50°F).

Rainfall

In March, in Palekastro, the rain falls for 8 days. Throughout March, 74mm (2.9") of precipitation is accumulated. In Palekastro, during the entire year, the rain falls for 68 days and collects up to 599mm (23.6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are January through March, with an average sea temperature of 16°C (60.8°F). For most, swimming in 16°C (60.8°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).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

In Palekastro, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 5 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in March in Palekastro?

In Palekastro, Greece, in March, the average high-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 10°C (50°F).

How much does it rain in Palekastro in March?

In Palekastro, in March, during 8 rainfall days, 74mm (2.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Palekastro?

January through March, with an average sea temperature of 16°C (60.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Palekastro, Greece. For most, swimming in 16°C (60.8°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 cold is the water in March in Palekastro?

In Palekastro, in March, the average water temperature is 16°C (60.8°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16°C (60.8°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).

What is the average length of the day in March in Palekastro?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Palekastro?

The average sunshine in March in Palekastro, Greece, is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Palekastro?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Palekastro, Greece, is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Palekastro, Greece
  • Average high temperature in March: 16°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (28°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (15°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 10°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 (9°C).

Average rainfall in March - Palekastro, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 74mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (128mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (1mm).

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

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

Average sea temperature in March - Palekastro, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in March: 16°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 January, February and March (16°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Palekastro, 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: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 13h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in March - Palekastro, 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).