Bodrum
Turkey
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Bodrum, Turkey

The sun setting over the scenic coastal city of Bodrum in Turkey, with a beautiful view of the mountains in the background
The sun setting over the scenic coastal city of Bodrum in Turkey, with a beautiful view of the mountains in the background
The first month of the spring, March, is a comfortable month in Bodrum, Turkey, with average temperature varying between 9.7°C (49.5°F) and 17.6°C (63.7°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a comfortable 17.6°C (63.7°F). The average low-temperature, in Bodrum, Turkey, is 9.7°C (49.5°F).

Rainfall

In Bodrum, during 8.5 rainfall days, 74mm (2.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Bodrum, there are 77.3 rainfall days, and 706mm (27.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 16.6°C (61.9°F), March is the month with the coldest seawater in Bodrum.
Note: For most, swimming in 16.6°C (61.9°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in Bodrum is 12h.

Sunshine

In Bodrum, the average sunshine is 6.4h.

UV index

In Bodrum, Turkey, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in March interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in March in Bodrum?

In Bodrum, Turkey, in March, the average high-temperature is 17.6°C (63.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 9.7°C (49.5°F).

How much does it rain in Bodrum in March?

In Bodrum, Turkey, in March, it is raining for 8.5 days, with typically 74mm (2.9") of accumulated precipitation.

What month is the sea coldest in Bodrum?

The month with the coldest seawater in Bodrum, Turkey, is March, with an average sea temperature of 16.6°C (61.9°F).

How cold is the water in March in Bodrum?

In Bodrum, in March, the average water temperature is 16.6°C (61.9°F). For most, swimming in 16.6°C (61.9°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

How many hours of daylight does Bodrum have in March?

In March, the average length of the day is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bodrum have in March?

In March, the average sunshine is 6.4h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Bodrum?

The average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Bodrum, Turkey
  • Average high temperature in March: 17.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (34.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (15.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 9.7°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (23.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (8°C).

Average rainfall in March - Bodrum, Turkey
  • Average rainfall in March: 74mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (156.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (1.3mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Bodrum, Turkey
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (13.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (1 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Bodrum, Turkey
  • Average sea temperature in March: 16.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (16.6°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Bodrum, Turkey
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6.4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average UV index in March - Bodrum, Turkey
  • Average UV index in March: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).