Marbella
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Marbella, Spain

Calm, clear waters overlooking the lit city of Marbella at night, in Spain, and distant mountains
Calm, clear waters overlooking the lit city of Marbella at night, in Spain, and distant mountains
The first month of the spring, March, is an enjoyable month in Marbella, Spain, with temperature in the range of an average low of 7°C (44.6°F) and an average high of 16°C (60.8°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a comfortable 16°C (60.8°F). In March, the average low-temperature is 7°C (44.6°F).

Rainfall

In March, in Marbella, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout March, 75mm (3") of precipitation is accumulated. In Marbella, Spain, during the entire year, the rain falls for 104 days and collects up to 733mm (28.9") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 15°C (59°F), are months with the coldest seawater.
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 15°C (59°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Marbella, Spain, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Marbella, Spain, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 Marbella?

In March, in Marbella, the average high-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 7°C (44.6°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Marbella?

In Marbella, Spain, in March, during 11 rainfall days, 75mm (3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Marbella?

Months with the coldest seawater in Marbella, Spain, are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 15°C (59°F).

What is the sea water temperature in March in Marbella?

In Marbella, Spain, the average seawater temperature in March is 15°C (59°F). Swimming in 15°C (59°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Marbella?

In Marbella, the average sunshine in March is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Marbella?

In Marbella, Spain, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Marbella, Spain
  • Average high temperature in March: 16°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (29°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (18°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and December (6°C).

Average rainfall in March - Marbella, Spain
  • Average rainfall in March: 75mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (119mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (7mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Marbella, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in March: 11 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and December (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (2 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Marbella, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in March: 15°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Marbella, Spain
  • 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: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in March - Marbella, Spain
  • 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).