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Visiting Kato Zakros Bay, Crete, Greece in March

March has average maximum temperatures of 18°C (64°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 73% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright. March has total rainfall of 7.3cm (2.9inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 7.4 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Kato Zakros Bay. Sea temperatures are a cold 16°C (60°F). March is too cold for swimming in Kato Zakros Bay for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

Consider visiting Kato Zakros Bay in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather.

In March, the weather begins to improve, with more sunny days and less rain. However, strong winds can still be present, and the sea temperature remains cold. Swimming and water sports are still not recommended, but sunbathing, beach walks, and exploring the nearby archaeological sites become more enjoyable. Also consider one of our other suggestions for March.

Can you sunbathe in Kato Zakros Bay in March?

No, March is not a good time for sunbathing in Kato Zakros Bay.

March has average maximum temperatures of 18°C (64°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 73% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright. March has total rainfall of 7.3cm (2.9inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 7.4 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

More about March temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Kato Zakros Bay in March?

No, March is too cold for swimming in Kato Zakros Bay for any length of time, with the sea water at 16°C (60°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

More about March sea temperatures.

Is March a good time to holiday in Kato Zakros Bay?

Yes, March is a slightly cool time for a holiday in Kato Zakros Bay.

March has average maximum temperatures of 18°C (64°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 73% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright. March has total rainfall of 7.3cm (2.9inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 7.4 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Kato Zakros Bay. Sea temperatures are a cold 16°C (60°F). March is too cold for swimming in Kato Zakros Bay for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

More about the March temperatures and sunshine.

Is Kato Zakros Bay warm in March?

No, Kato Zakros Bay is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days in March.

The average maximum temperature in Kato Zakros Bay in March is 18°C (64°F). The average maximum temperature is 16°C (60°) in the previous month and 20°C (69°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Kato Zakros Bay in March is 14°C (57°F). The average temperature is 12°C (54°F) in the previous month and 16°C (61°F) in the next month.

More info about the March temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Kato Zakros Bay in March?

The average day light hours per day in Kato Zakros Bay in March are 11.9. The sunshine percentage is 73% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright.

More about March sunshine.

Crowds in Kato Zakros Bay in March

As the weather starts to warm up in March, Kato Zakros Bay's beach sees a slight increase in visitors. However, it remains relatively quiet since it's not yet peak tourist season. There are no public holidays or special events during this month that affect the beach's crowd levels.

Temperature in Kato Zakros Bay in March

The average maximum temperature in Kato Zakros Bay in March is 18°C (64°F). The average maximum temperature is 16°C (60°F) in the previous month and 20°C (69°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Kato Zakros Bay in March is 14°C (57°F). The average temperature is 12°C (54°F) in the previous month and 16°C (61°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Kato Zakros Bay in March is 10°C (51°F). The minimum temperature is 9°C (48°F) in the previous month and 13°C (55°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Kato Zakros Bay in March

During March the average day light hours are 11.9 per day in Kato Zakros Bay. The sunshine percentage is 73% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Kato Zakros Bay in March is typically 6.1 during March. An ultraviolet index reading of 6 to 7 indicates a high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 20 minutes. Protection against skin and eye damage is needed. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Kato Zakros Bay in March

The average sea water temperature in Kato Zakros Bay in March is 15.6°C (60.1°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in Kato Zakros Bay in March

The average total rainfall in Kato Zakros Bay in March is 7.3cm (2.9inches) and on average there are 7.4 rainy days in March making it a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Kato Zakros Bay in March

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Kato Zakros Bay in March is 11°C (52°F) which is very comfortable. The dew point is 10°C (49°F) in the previous month and 13°C (13°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Kato Zakros Bay in March is typically 85%. The maximum relative humidity is 86.9% in the previous month and 83.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Kato Zakros Bay in March is typically 68.3%. The average relative humidity is 70.9% in the previous month and 65.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Kato Zakros Bay in March

The average maximum wind speed in Kato Zakros Bay in March is typically 33KM/H (21MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 35KM/H (22MPH) in the previous month and 31KM/H (19MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Kato Zakros Bay in March is typically 17KM/H (11MPH). The average wind speed is 19KM/H (12MPH) in the previous month and 17KM/H (10MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Kato Zakros Bay in March is from the South West.

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