Where Is Hot In March 2020? Warm Places To Visit

If you would like to know where is hot in March for warm temperatures this is the guide for you. Here we cover both the hot places in Europe and further afield.

March is a popular month for a winter or spring vacation to escape the colder weather. This is often the case for those that live in norther Europe. March is one of the coldest months of the year, lucky for us, many places are much warmer now. You can use the links here to quickly move to each location.

Hot Places in Winter

Where Is Hot In March in Europe?


Tenerife, Spain
Tenerife is one of the hottest places in Europe in March and the rest of spring. This super Canary Island attracts the most tourism by far. The average temperature in Tenerife in March is a warm 18 Celsius. The daily high is now 21 Celsius with a low of 15 Celsius.

Tenerife tends to see about 4 days of rain in March, far less than the winter months. During our visit here in 2016, most days saw an average temperature of 20 Celsius or more. The sea temperature remains at it’s lowest yearly level of 19 Celsius.

Loro Parque Tenerife

March is one of the top months to pay a visit to Tenerife. There are more top resorts here than most of the Canary Islands put together. Playa de las Américas, Los Cristianos and Costa Adeje are a few top resorts in the south. The southern resorts also see the warmest of the weather during March. In the northern areas are Santa Cruz and Puerto de la Cruz.

Tenerife is also home to some of the top attractions in the Canary Islands. Loro Parque and Siam Park are popular attractions to enjoy with all the family. Those who prefer natural attractions have Teide National Park and Cueva del Viento. Masca Walk and Anaga Mountains provides hikers with great options. There are many great beaches to enjoy such as Las Teresitas among others.

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Tenerife Temperatures

Average Temp
18°C

High Temp
21°C

Low Temp
15°C

Sea Temp
19°C

Sun Hours
8

Rainy Days
4

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Malta

Malta is another top destination during the colder months which has a warm climate. The average temperature during March increases to 14 Celsius. The daily high is now 17 Celsius with a low of 11 Celsius.

St Julians, Malta

Unlike most of the warmest places in Europe during March, Malta sees a big reduction in rainfall. It still rains here for about 8 days of the month but the previous 5 months are much wetter. The sea temperature is still at it’s lowest yearly level of 16 Celsius.

Malta March Temperatures

Average Temp
14°C

High Temp
17°C

Low Temp
11°C

Average Temp
14°C

High Temp
17°C

Low Temp
11°C

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Rhodes, Greece

The Greek Island of Rhodes is another European location that remains warm in March. Weather conditions here are like Malta around this time. The average temperature now is 15 Celsius at the beginning of the month. This beautiful island does see a decent jump in temperature closer to April. If you plan to visit in late March there is a good chance of much warmer temperatures. March can often see the temperature rise to 20 Celsius during the month.

Grand Master's Palace, Rhodes

Rhodes is the largest of the Greek Dodecanese Islands which lies southeast of the Greek mainland. This popular destination is actually much closer to the Turkish mainland than Greece. Rhodes is also the capital of these islands and famous for it’s beaches and archaeological sites. Here you will also find many medieval castles and Byzantine churches to explore. The most popular of these castles is the Grand Master’s Palace of the Knights of St. John. This lies at the end of a the scenic Street of Knights, a must see attraction when you visit.

Rhodes March Temperatures

Average Temp
15°C

High Temp
18°C

Low Temp
12°C

Sea Temp
16°C

Sun Hours
7

Rainy Days
8

Where Is Hot In March Outside Of Europe?

Camp Verde (Cabo Verde)

The volcanic isles of Cape Verde are a super place to visit if you want hotter weather in March. These tropical islands lie around 1400 kilometres south of the Canaries. Senegal and the African mainland are 570 kilometres or 350 miles to the east.

Camp Verde Beaches

The temperature of Cape Verde rarely drops below 20 Celsius no matter the time of year. If you plan to visit during March you can expect a daily temperature of 23 Celsius on average. The record high for March is 35.2 Celsius so you will likely see much hotter days than the average suggests. Most of the 10 islands and 9 islets are quite arid due to the lack of rain. There are some exceptions where the humidity and seas mist provide enough precipitation.

Boa Vista is one of the best places to go if you are on a family holiday. Sal gets the vote if you are taking a vacation with your partner. One thing you can be certain of, wherever you go will have magnificent beaches. The sea temperature here in March is lovely and warm at 23 Celsius.

Camp Verde March Temperatures

Average Temp
23°C

High Temp
26°C

Low Temp
19°C

Sea Temp
23°C

Sun Hours
9

Rainy Days
2