Weather in Malta in March

Weather Changing Already – Still Cold – Sunny!

Are you coming to Malta in March? It starts getting warmer and daylight is longer to enjoy the beauty of Malta. A good time to come over. Tourists start increasing and the attractions will not be crowded.

The Weather in Malta in March is just for you with some of the best things to do in Malta in March. This Malta weather page will help you realize what the weather is like and so what you can expect during March.

Weather in Malta in March – A quick glance

Here is what you should know while planning your trip for March

- What should I pack? How does the Maltese dress?
- Should I come here during this time of the year?
- What will I expect?
- What are the practical things to do during March?

Countryside in Malta during spring

Statistics for March

- Highest Recorded 34°C (92°F) | Lowest Recorded 5°C (41°F)

- Daily Average Highest 18°C (64°F) | Daily Average Lowest 11°C (78°F)

- Daylight Hours of Sunshine 7.3

- UV Index 6 to 7

- Rainfall 38mm (1.5")

Malta Weather Compared to European Countries

- Austria 6°C | 43°F

- Belgium 10°C | 44°F

- France 8°C | 48°F

- Germany 5°C | 41°F

- Ireland 6°C | 44°F

- Italy 10°C | 50°F

- Netherlands 6°C | 44°F

- Poland 3°C |  37°F

- Sweden -9°C | 16°F

- Spain 11°C | 53°F

- Switzerland 5°C | 41°F

- United kingdom 7°C | 46°F

Weather in Malta in March - What Should I Wear?

- Lighter clothes and a light jacket will be useful. A mix of two or three jackets, a mix of a sportive one, a smart one and one for the rain.  For this month there is no need to get too many thick clothes but bad weather is possible with winds and rain so still be prepared.

- A good pair of water proof shoes is always much better than sandles or tennis shoes especially if you intend walking a lot around the historical locations.

- A strong foldable umbrella is important to get with you for rainy and windy days.

The village of Kalkara

- There can be good sunny days which will permit you to sunbathe may be for a few hours. The sea temperature is still very cold and could be rough. So sandles and flip flops are useful. All will be useful for swimming at your indoor pool hotel.

- It's always better to be safe than sorry, so make sure you pack a good mixture of clothing and shoes.

Tours & Cruises
Tours & Cruises

Cruises During March

Harbour Cruise - Malta's Galant History | Departure daily from the Sliema Marina.
The Best of Gozo and Comino | Departures Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday in January
Mysteries of the Grand Harbour | Departures Monday, Wednesday & Friday all month
Sunday Special | Departures on on Sunday

All other cruises start around March when the weather is more settled.

Tours During March

Full Day Tours:

Discover Gozo - Full Day | Departures Monday, Thursday & Saturday
Malta Prehistoric Temple Tour Full day | Held on Friday
Mdina & Malta Highlights Full Day | Operates Tuesday & Friday

Half Day Tours:

Majestic Valletta Half Day | Operates Monday, Wednesday & Thursday
Malta Prehistoric Temple Tour Half day | Held on Saturday
The Three Cities Tour Half Day (Morning) | Operates only on a Wednesday
Blue Grotto and Marsaxlokk Extended Half Day (Morning)| Operates only on a Monday

Sicily Tours:

Sicily Mt. Etna and Modica | Operates Wednesday, Friday & Sunday
Sicilies eastern coast with Syracuse, Marzamemi and Noto | Held on Wednesday & Sunday

Jeep Tours:

Malta Jeep Safari Tours | Operates Monday to Saturday all year round
Gozo Jeep Safari Tours | Operates Monday to Sunday all year round
- Defender Jeep Safari Tours: Malta Gozo | Operates Monday to Saturday all year round

Family Tours:

Dolphins Swimming
Malta Film Tour
Segway Tour in Malta
Day Tours in Malta and Gozo with Guide
Multivision Show in Valletta on Malta
Night tour through Valletta, Mosta and Mdina | Operates on a Tuesday
Quad Bike Tour Malta | Operates on Monday, Wednesday & Friday

Other Tours:

Diving for Beginners
Beach Day in Malta
Malta Private Tour
Hiking in Malta or Gozo
Fishing Trips / Deep Sea Fishing / Deep Sea Angling in Malta
Dinner & Show | Held on Wednesday & Friday
Malta in One Day | Operates on Wednesday & Friday
The Three Cities & Wine Tasting Tour | Operates on Tuesday
Wine cellar, wine bar and professional wine tasting | Operates from Monday to Friday

Quick March Weather Malta Taughts

- You start feeling the change of weather already. Still fresh in the morning and evening. You already see a few tourists sunbathing at the sandy beaches.

- Even though March is very early in the season the sun can be pretty hot, so do not forget to wear sunscreen, wear a hat and a sun glasses. The UV can already be around 5 to 6.

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- You can wear a t-shirt and a cardigan around your waist just in case you need it. The afternoons will be more hot than the mornings.

- As the sun sets around 18.00 the air becomes fresher and by the evening quite chilly. A light jumper or jacket is best at this time if you intend spending the evening out.

- From the morning you will feel that the air is warmer than the months before. Even inside our houses they are not that damp as they were during January and February when the weather was colder and with regular rain.

St. Julian's bay at night

- Windy days are very possible and you will feel the air more fresh, the sun still hotter but cloudy days possible.

- Day light hours are already on the increase with an average of 6.4 hours each day. Time saving time starts at the end of the month.

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