Alicante
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Alicante, Spain

A far scenic view of the Serra Grossa o San Julian mountain in Alicante, Spain, centrally placed in the city, with a beautiful waterfront
A far scenic view of the Serra Grossa o San Julian mountain in Alicante, Spain, centrally placed in the city, with a beautiful waterfront
The first month of the spring, March, is still a comfortable month in Alicante, Spain, with temperature in the range of an average high of 19.6°C (67.3°F) and an average low of 8.9°C (48°F).

Temperature

In Alicante, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a still enjoyable 19.6°C (67.3°F). In March, in Alicante, the average low-temperature is 8.9°C (48°F).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 65%.

Rainfall

In Alicante, during March, the rain falls for 3.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 20mm (0.8") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Alicante, there are 35.1 rainfall days, and 277mm (10.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Alicante, in March, the average water temperature is 14.5°C (58.1°F). Swimming in 14.5°C (58.1°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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 7.2h.

UV index

In Alicante, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 Alicante?

In March, the average high-temperature is 19.6°C (67.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 8.9°C (48°F).

What is the average humidity in March in Alicante?

In Alicante, Spain, the average relative humidity in March is 65%.

How many days does it rain in March in Alicante?

In Alicante, Spain, during March, the rain falls for 3.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 20mm (0.8") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Alicante?

In Alicante, Spain, in March, the average water temperature is 14.5°C (58.1°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.

What is the average length of the day in March in Alicante?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Alicante have in March?

In Alicante, the average sunshine in March is 7.2h.

How high is the UV index in March in Alicante?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Alicante, Spain, is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Alicante, Spain
  • Average high temperature in March: 19.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (17°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 8.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.5°C).

Average humidity in March - Alicante, Spain
  • Average humidity in March: 65%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (70%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and June (63%).

Average rainfall in March - Alicante, Spain
  • Average rainfall in March: 20mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (46mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (4mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Alicante, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in March: 3.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (4.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.7 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Alicante, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in March: 14.5°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 (14.1°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Alicante, Spain
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.2h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average UV index in March - Alicante, Spain
  • Average UV index in March: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).