Platis Gialos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Platis Gialos, Greece

March, the first month of the spring, in Platis Gialos, is still a mild month, with average temperature ranging between max 15°C (59°F) and min 9°C (48.2°F).

Temperature

In Platis Gialos, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still mild 15°C (59°F). In March, in Platis Gialos, the average low-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).

Rainfall

In Platis Gialos, Greece, during March, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 59mm (2.3") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 68 rainfall days, and 496mm (19.5") 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 Platis Gialos, Greece.
Note: 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).

Daylight

In Platis Gialos, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 7h.

UV index

In Platis Gialos, 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 radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 Platis Gialos?

In Platis Gialos, in March, the average high-temperature is 15°C (59°F), and the average low-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).

How much does it rain in Platis Gialos in March?

In March, the rain falls for 8 days. Throughout March, 59mm (2.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Platis Gialos?

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

How cold is the water in March in Platis Gialos?

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

What is the average length of the day in March in Platis Gialos?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Platis Gialos?

The average sunshine in March is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Platis Gialos?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Platis Gialos is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Platis Gialos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in March: 15°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (27°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 9°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (21°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (8°C).

Average rainfall in March - Platis Gialos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 59mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January and December (99mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Platis Gialos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (11 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (1 days).

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

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
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: 14h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in March - Platis Gialos, 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).