Patras
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Patras, Greece

The first month of the spring, March, is a comfortable month in Patras, Greece, with average temperature fluctuating between 16.8°C (62.2°F) and 7.7°C (45.9°F).

Temperature

In Patras, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a comfortable 16.8°C (62.2°F). In Patras, Greece, in March, the average low-temperature is 7.7°C (45.9°F).

Rainfall

In Patras, during 9.9 rainfall days, 63.3mm (2.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 86 rainfall days, and 662.7mm (26.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In March, the average sea temperature is 15.4°C (59.7°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 15.4°C (59.7°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 is 7h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes 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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in March in Patras?

The average high-temperature, in March, is 16.8°C (62.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 7.7°C (45.9°F).

How much does it rain in Patras in March?

In Patras, Greece, in March, during 9.9 rainfall days, 63.3mm (2.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in March in Patras?

In Patras, in March, the average water temperature is 15.4°C (59.7°F). Swimming in 15.4°C (59.7°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Patras?

In March, the average sunshine is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Patras?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Patras is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Patras, Greece
  • Average high temperature in March: 16.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 7.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (19.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.1°C).

Average rainfall in March - Patras, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 63.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (118mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (4.6mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Patras, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (13.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (1 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Patras, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in March: 15.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15.3°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

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

Average UV index in March - Patras, Greece
  • Average UV index in March: 5

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).