Mellieha
Malta
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Mellieha, Malta

March, the first month of the spring, in Mellieha, is an enjoyable month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 10°C (50°F) and an average high of 16°C (60.8°F).

Temperature

In Mellieha, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - an enjoyable 16°C (60.8°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 10°C (50°F).

Rainfall

In Mellieha, during March, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 37mm (1.5") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 80 rainfall days, and 499mm (19.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Mellieha, the average water temperature is 15.4°C (59.7°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 15.4°C (59.7°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

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

Sunshine

In Mellieha, Malta, the average sunshine in March is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
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 Mellieha?

In Mellieha, in March, the average high-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 10°C (50°F).

How much does it rain in Mellieha in March?

In Mellieha, Malta, during March, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 37mm (1.5") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in March in Mellieha?

In Mellieha, in March, the average water temperature is 15.4°C (59.7°F). Swimming in 15.4°C (59.7°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Mellieha have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Mellieha?

In Mellieha, Malta, the average sunshine in March is 7h.

How high is the UV index in March in Mellieha?

In Mellieha, Malta, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Mellieha, Malta
  • Average high temperature in March: 16°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (15°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 10°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (9°C).

Average rainfall in March - Mellieha, Malta
  • Average rainfall in March: 37mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (99mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Mellieha, Malta
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Mellieha, Malta
  • Average sea temperature in March: 15.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15.3°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Mellieha, Malta
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in March - Mellieha, Malta
  • Average UV index in March: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).