Skiathos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Skiathos, Greece

Ships docked in the harbor of the stunning old town of Skiathos on Skiathos Island, Greece
Ships docked in the harbor of the stunning old town of Skiathos on Skiathos Island, Greece
March, the first month of the spring, in Skiathos, is a moderate month, with average temperature ranging between max 14°C (57.2°F) and min 5°C (41°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a moderate 14°C (57.2°F). In Skiathos, in March, the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

Rainfall

In Skiathos, in March, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 60mm (2.4") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 86 rainfall days, and 629mm (24.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 14.2°C (57.6°F), March is the month with the coldest seawater in Skiathos. 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.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Skiathos is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 4 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. 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 Skiathos?

In March, the average high-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

How much does it rain in Skiathos in March?

In Skiathos, in March, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 60mm (2.4") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Skiathos?

The month with the coldest seawater in Skiathos, Greece, is March, with an average sea temperature of 14.2°C (57.6°F). Swimming in 14.2°C (57.6°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Skiathos?

In Skiathos, Greece, in March, the average water temperature is 14.2°C (57.6°F). Swimming in 14.2°C (57.6°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Skiathos have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Skiathos have in March?

The average sunshine in March is 6h.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Skiathos?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Skiathos, Greece, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in March: 14°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 5°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (18°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (3°C).

Average rainfall in March - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 60mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (97mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (19mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are November and December (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are August and September (3 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in March: 14.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (14.2°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 13h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in March - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average UV index in March: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).