What’s the weather like in Protaras in March?The Protaras weather in March boasts some of the warmest and sunniest conditions across Europe. It’s still only spring and the summer heat hasn’t arrived, but you can expect the temperature to be nearing 20°C here in Cyprus. Couples and families love visiting at this time for a fun Easter or school holiday break.
Geographical influencesProtaras is found just a few kilometres to the east of the lively resort of Ayia Napa. It’s on the far south east coast of Cyprus with the calm Mediterranean Sea nudging the pretty white beaches. The sea temperature at this time is 17°C, which is very pleasant for spring and helps to keep the air temperature on the land very mild. The winter winds, which can sometimes reach Cyprus, have died down by now.
AveragesThe weather in Protaras in March produces mild spring temperatures, with the average high being an impressive 20°C. The average low’s around 13°C on very occasional cold days. The water temperature should be around 17°C, so you’ll need an extra layer if you go for a swim or try some water sports. You may even be able to sunbathe in March, with an average of nine hours of sunshine. The sun rises at 6.15am at the start of the month and doesn’t set until nearly 6pm. The average wind speed’s quite light, at just 9mph, and the UV level’s moderate but you’ll still need to take care in the sun. The humidity should be a comfortable 66%.