Skopelos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Skopelos, Greece

The first month of the spring, March, is a moderate month in Skopelos, Greece, with average temperature ranging between max 13°C (55.4°F) and min 5°C (41°F).

Temperature

In Skopelos, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a mild 13°C (55.4°F). In March, in Skopelos, Greece, the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

Rainfall

In March, in Skopelos, the rain falls for 8 days. Throughout March, 65mm (2.6") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 80 rainfall days, and 737mm (29") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 14.4°C (57.9°F), March is the month with the coldest seawater. 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

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

In Skopelos, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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 Skopelos?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Skopelos, is 13°C (55.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, in March, during 8 rainfall days, 65mm (2.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the coldest sea water in Skopelos?

The month with the coldest seawater in Skopelos is March, with an average sea temperature of 14.4°C (57.9°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 cold is the water in March in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, the average seawater temperature in March is 14.4°C (57.9°F). Swimming in 14.4°C (57.9°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 Skopelos have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Skopelos have in March?

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

How high is the UV index in March in Skopelos?

In Skopelos, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in March: 13°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 (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 (4°C).

Average rainfall in March - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 65mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (121mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (22mm).

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July, August and September (3 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Skopelos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in March: 14.4°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 (14.4°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Skopelos, 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 - Skopelos, 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).