Skala Potamia
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Skala Potamia, Greece

March, the first month of the spring, in Skala Potamia, is a cool month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 11°C (51.8°F) and an average low of 3°C (37.4°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a fresh 11°C (51.8°F). In Skala Potamia, in March, the average low-temperature is 3°C (37.4°F).

Rainfall

In Skala Potamia, during March, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 52mm (2") of precipitation. In Skala Potamia, Greece, during the entire year, the rain falls for 81 days and collects up to 621mm (24.4") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are January through March, with an average sea temperature of 13°C (55.4°F).
Note: Swimming in 13°C (55.4°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In Skala Potamia, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In Skala Potamia, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
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 Skala Potamia?

In Skala Potamia, Greece, in March, the average high-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 3°C (37.4°F).

How much does it rain in Skala Potamia in March?

In Skala Potamia, Greece, during March, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 52mm (2") of precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Skala Potamia?

January through March, with an average sea temperature of 13°C (55.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater.

How cold is the water in March in Skala Potamia?

In Skala Potamia, Greece, in March, the average water temperature is 13°C (55.4°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Skala Potamia have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Skala Potamia?

In Skala Potamia, the average sunshine in March is 6h.

How high is the UV index in March in Skala Potamia?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Skala Potamia, Greece, is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Skala Potamia, Greece
  • Average high temperature in March: 11°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 (7°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 3°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (17°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1°C).

Average rainfall in March - Skala Potamia, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 52mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (91mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (24mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Skala Potamia, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July, August and September (4 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Skala Potamia, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in March: 13°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 (13°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h

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

Average UV index in March - Skala Potamia, Greece
  • Average UV index in March: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).