Çanakkale
Turkey
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Çanakkale, Turkey

The first month of the spring, March, is a cool month in Çanakkale, Turkey, with average temperature fluctuating between 5°C (41°F) and 12.3°C (54.1°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a cool 12.3°C (54.1°F). In Çanakkale, in March, the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout March, 65.8mm (2.6") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 85.6 rainfall days, and 612.7mm (24.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Çanakkale, the average seawater temperature is 12.9°C (55.2°F).
Note: 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 in March is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Çanakkale is 5.5h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Çanakkale is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in March in Çanakkale?

In March, in Çanakkale, Turkey, the average high-temperature is 12.3°C (54.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Çanakkale?

In March, in Çanakkale, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout March, 65.8mm (2.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in March in Çanakkale?

In Çanakkale, in March, the average water temperature is 12.9°C (55.2°F). Swimming in 12.9°C (55.2°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 average length of the day in March in Çanakkale?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Çanakkale?

In March, the average sunshine in Çanakkale, Turkey, is 5.5h.

How high is the UV index in March in Çanakkale?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Çanakkale, Turkey
  • Average high temperature in March: 12.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (19.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3.3°C).

Average rainfall in March - Çanakkale, Turkey
  • Average rainfall in March: 65.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (102.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (6.9mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Çanakkale, Turkey
  • Average rainfall days in March: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (12.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (2.1 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Çanakkale, Turkey
  • Average sea temperature in March: 12.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (12.7°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Çanakkale, Turkey
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 5.5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3h).

Average UV index in March - Çanakkale, Turkey
  • 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).