Plakias
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Plakias, Greece

The first month of the spring, March, is also a moderate month in Plakias, Greece, with temperature in the range of an average high of 15°C (59°F) and an average low of 8°C (46.4°F).

Temperature

In Plakias, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a still mild 15°C (59°F). In Plakias, in March, the average low-temperature is 8°C (46.4°F).

Rainfall

In Plakias, during 8 rainfall days, 96mm (3.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 70 rainfall days, and 789mm (31.1") 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. Swimming in 15°C (59°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

In Plakias, 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 Plakias, Greece, is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 5 in March interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 Plakias?

In March, in Plakias, the average high-temperature is 15°C (59°F), and the average low-temperature is 8°C (46.4°F).

How much does it rain in Plakias in March?

In Plakias, in March, during 8 rainfall days, 96mm (3.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Plakias?

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 15°C (59°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Plakias, Greece. For most, swimming in 15°C (59°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 Plakias?

In March, the average sea temperature in Plakias is 15°C (59°F). For most, swimming in 15°C (59°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 Plakias have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Plakias?

In Plakias, the average sunshine in March is 6h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Plakias?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Plakias is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Plakias, Greece
  • Average high temperature in March: 15°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (28°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 8°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (20°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (7°C).

Average rainfall in March - Plakias, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 96mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (165mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (2mm).

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Plakias, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in March: 15°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 (15°C).

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

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in March - Plakias, 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).