Crete weather in March 2024
Expect 15°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 6 hours of sunshine per day in Crete in March. Check more long-term weather averages for Crete in March before you book your next holiday to Crete in 2024/2025.
- 1515°C max day temperature
- 88 days with some rainfall
- 88°C min night temperature
- 1212 hours of daylight per day
- 0No heat & humidity
- 9090 mm of monthly rainfall
- 55 (Moderate) UV index
- 1515°C sea temperature
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The March weather guide for Crete (Heraklion) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.
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How warm is it in Crete in March?
Daytime temperatures usually reach 15°C in Heraklion, Crete in March, falling to 8°C at night.
How sunny is it in Crete in March?
There are normally 6 hours of bright sunshine each day in Heraklion, Crete in March - that's 48% of daylight hours.
How warm is the sea around Crete in March?
The average sea temperature around Heraklion, Crete in March is 15°C.
Does it rain in Crete in March?
There are usually 8 days with some rain in Heraklion, Crete in March and the average monthly rainfall is 90mm.
Crete March sunrise & sunset times
Browse the sunrise and sunset times for Crete in March 2024. Select a month to view Crete sunrise and sunset times for the next 12 months. The Crete sunrise and sunset times shown below are for Heraklion.
|Date||Sunrise times||Sunset times|
|Friday, 1st March 2024||06:49||18:15|
|Saturday, 16th March 2024||06:28||18:28|
|Sunday, 31st March 2024||07:07*||19:40*|
*Daylight saving starts - Eastern European Summer Time (EEST)
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