The weather in Majorca in March begins to improve after the colder winter months. The end of March will see the arrival of spring when temperatures begin to increase leading up to summer.
March is not one of the bigger months for tourism due to the climate here. Things tend to pick up more in April as the temperatures improve. This is also true of the Spanish mainland some several hundred kilometres to the west.
Below we highlight what to expect should you choose to visit during March. This includes the temperatures of the sun and sea, rainfall and sunshine hours.
Majorca Weather in March
The daily average temperature in Majorca during March is 12 Celsius. This is still a touch on the chilly side but a good improvement from 10 Celsius during February. The daily high is now 17 Celsius with a low of 9 Celsius.
The weather in Majorca in March tends to improve further towards the end of the month. This coincides with the arrival of spring on the 20th of this month in 2018. This island becomes busier as the climate improves. Easter arrives in late March which is always a special time when more come for long weekends. The weather in Majorca should be improving around that time.
Rainfall in Majorca in March
March tends to deliver between 4 -5 days of rainfall during the month. The precipitation now decreases, in fact, March sees less rain than any of the winter or spring months. Only the hotter summer months will see less rainfall than March.
March Sea Temperature
The sea temperature in Majorca during March remains a chilly 15 Celsius. This is a year low temperature March shares with January and February. You can check this resource for the current temperature. This is unlikely to be suitable conditions for swimming or heading to the beach. The sea will warm to 16 Celsius towards the end of the month with the arrival of spring. Each month will then see an increase in temperature until peaking in August at 26 Celsius.
Majorca March Weather Data
Below you will find some important highlights about the weather in Majorca in March.
- The average daily temperature during march is 12 Celsius.
- The sea temperature remains a chilly 15 Celsius.
- There are 9 hours of sunshine per day typically.
- March sees an average of 4 – 5 days rainfall during the month.
- This month sees a daily high of 17 Celsius.
- The daily low temperature is now 9 Celsius.
Hours of Sunshine
The hours of sunshine in March increase from 8 hours in February to 9 hours. Again, the hours increase further when spring arrives. Most months after will see an increase in hours before peaking at 13 hours in July. After the height of summer, the hours then begin to decline again.
Alcúdia in March
The weather in Alcúdia in March sees the temperature rise after the colder winter months. The daily average temperature now is 12 Celsius. This should continue to rise towards the end of the month after the arrival of spring.
The sea temperature in March is now 15 Celsius which is it’s coldest yearly level. This is the same for the for the two previous months which is on the cold side for a swim. It tends to rain quite a bit during March so expect at least 10 days of rainfall.