Crete weather in March 2020

  • 59°F maximum daytime temperature in March in Crete (Heraklion)59
    59°F max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 8 days with some rainfall in March in Crete (Heraklion)8
    8 days with some rainfall
  • 46°F minimum night-time temperature in March in Crete (Heraklion)46
    46°F min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in March in Crete (Heraklion)12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in March in Crete (Heraklion)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 3.5 inches monthly rainfall in March in Crete (Heraklion)3.5
    3.5 inches of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in March in Crete (Heraklion)5
    5 (Moderate) UV index
  • 59°F sea temperature in March in Crete (Heraklion)59
    59°F sea temperature
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The March weather guide for Crete, represented by 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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Guide to Crete weather in March

The average maximum daytime temperature in Crete in March is a comfortable 15°C (59°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a cool 8°C (46°F). There are usually 6 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 48% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 90mm (3.5 inches) of rainfall across the whole of March with 8 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be moderate (5 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Crete in March is 15°C (59°F).

The weather in Crete in March is represented by Heraklion.

Crete sunrise & sunset times for March 2020

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Crete in March 2020. Select a month to view Crete sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Crete sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Heraklion.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Sunday, 1st March 2020 06:49 18:15
Monday, 16th March 2020 06:28 18:28
Tuesday, 31st March 2020 07:07 19:40
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