Zakinthos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Zakinthos, Greece

An aerial panorama of the mountainous Navagio Beach in Zakynthos, Greece, with some cruise boats afloat the clear blue waters
An aerial panorama of the mountainous Navagio Beach in Zakynthos, Greece, with some cruise boats afloat the clear blue waters
March, the first month of the spring, in Zakinthos, is a comfortable month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 16.1°C (61°F) and an average low of 9.2°C (48.6°F).

Temperature

In Zakinthos, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - an enjoyable 16.1°C (61°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 9.2°C (48.6°F).

Humidity

In Zakinthos, the average relative humidity in March is 72.8%.

Rainfall

In March, in Zakinthos, the rain falls for 8.2 days. Throughout March, 89.6mm (3.5") of precipitation is accumulated. In Zakinthos, during the entire year, the rain falls for 78.5 days and collects up to 943.3mm (37.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In March, the average sea temperature in Zakinthos is 15.7°C (60.3°F). Swimming in 15.7°C (60.3°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

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
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 Zakinthos?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Zakinthos, is 16.1°C (61°F), while the average low-temperature is 9.2°C (48.6°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Zakinthos?

In Zakinthos, Greece, the average relative humidity in March is 72.8%.

How many days does it rain in March in Zakinthos?

In Zakinthos, in March, during 8.2 rainfall days, 89.6mm (3.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How cold is the water in March in Zakinthos?

In Zakinthos, Greece, in March, the average water temperature is 15.7°C (60.3°F). Swimming in 15.7°C (60.3°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 Zakinthos?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Zakinthos have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Zakinthos is 6h.

How high is the UV index in March in Zakinthos?

In Zakinthos, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Zakinthos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in March: 16.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 9.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.1°C).

Average humidity in March - Zakinthos, Greece
  • Average humidity in March: 72.8%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (59.3%).

Average rainfall in March - Zakinthos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in March: 89.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (169.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (5mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Zakinthos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (13.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.5 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Zakinthos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in March: 15.7°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 February (15.4°C).

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

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

Average UV index in March - Zakinthos, 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).