The weather in Fuerteventura in March is a shade cooler than some of the other Canary Islands. This month generally yields an average temperature of 18 Celsius. Like the other main islands, the yearly climate here tends to be warm whenever you decide to visit.
The end of March leading up to April sees the arrival of spring when the temperature begins to increase more. Fuerteventura is quite close to the Sahara which can often make things warmer here. It’s also the northernmost of the seven islands which can be quite chilly around this time.
Weather in Fuerteventura in March
The weather in Fuerteventura in March sees a daily high of 22 Celsius. This can depend on the direction of the wind on windy days. An eastern breeze from the Sahara Desert will often raise the temperature a shade. Usually a breeze coming from the north will cool this island more. The daily low here is 16 Celsius, it’s unlikely to get much cooler even at night.
The start of the month will see an average temperature of 18 Celsius. Towards the end of the month this will increase to 19 Celsius. As spring arrives, the temperature improves each month before peaking in summer.
The temperature of the ocean in Fuerteventura during March remains a chilly 18 Celsius. March and February see the sea at it’s coldest yearly level. This may be on the cold side to go for a swim but the windsurfers will be out in force.
Due to the windy conditions, Fuerteventura happens to be a top location for windsurfing and other water sports. You can expect plenty of activity on the beaches during windy times of the year. The sea will begin to warm towards the end of the month with the arrival of spring.
Rainfall in March
March usually sees between 2 – 3 days of rainfall during this month. The days of rain are now on the decline after the wetter winter months. This will continue to be the case until the end of summer when more rain will arrive again. Most of the rainfall in March will come before the arrival of spring. The rain is not likely to inundate anything and will only be a few heavy showers.
Popular Resort Temperatures in March
Below is the average march temperatures for a few of the top areas here. You can find out more here about the top resorts and places to stay on this island.
|Caleta de Fuste||Corralejo||Costa Calma/Jandia|
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Fuerteventura in March
- The average daily temperature is 18 Celsius
- The Sea temperature is 18 Celsius
- There are 8 hours of sunshine
- Average of 2 – 3 days of rainfall
- Daily high of 22 Celsius
- Daily low of 16 Celsius
- This island is warmer with an eastern breeze and colder with a northern breeze
Hours of Sunshine
Fuerteventura sees an average of 8 hours sunshine during March. The hours of sun increases from 7 in February. This will remain the case during March and April here before increasing to 9 during May. June and July will see a further increase to the yearly high of 10 hours.
Oasis Park is one of the top attractions here if you enjoy spending time with the wildlife. If day trips is more your thing then we recommend the short boat trip to Isla de Lobos. Fuerteventura has around 150 beaches to choose from, Cofete and Corralejo are amoong the best. Corralejo also boasts a super water park for days out with the kids.