Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and Climate
Madrid, Spain

Cibeles fountain in front of the towering Plaza de Cibeles in Madrid, Spain, on a beautiful summer day
Cibeles fountain in front of the towering Plaza de Cibeles in Madrid, Spain, on a beautiful summer day
March is the start of the mild spring season in Madrid as the cold gradually yields to the warm sunshine. The soil smells fresh, and the sweet aroma of blooming flowers spreads through over the landscape.
The average temperatures are in the 6.1°C (43°F) to 15.6°C (60.1°F) range, as spring rarely sees freezing temperatures. The sunshine improves to 7 hours a day as Madrid has 12 hours of daylight.
March is one of the best times to visit Madrid as the days are sufficiently warm and the nights are out of the cold zone.
  • The average high temperature in March: 16.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.8°C).

  • The average low temperature in March: 6.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (19°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.7°C).

  • The average rainfall in March: 25mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (60mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (10mm).

  • The average rainfall days in March: 4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are April, May, October, November and December (7 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (2 days).

  • The average daylight in March: 12h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • The average sunshine in March: 6.9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

  • The average UV index in March: 5

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