Avg weather in March
12 Hrs per day
68 mm per month
72 % avg
12 Mph avg

Petra Weather in March

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What’s the weather like in Petra in March?

March is slightly warmer than the winter. You’ll get to enjoy milder temperatures but it’ll be a long way off from the summer heat. However, if you’re planning an adventurous holiday filled with sightseeing excursions and outdoor activities, March is one of the best times to visit. It’s not too hot and since it’s low season, you’ll enjoy a more peaceful atmosphere in Petra.

Geographical influences

Petra weather in March is influenced by its location on the north coast of Lesbos. This Greek Island is just off the coast of Turkey and enjoys a traditional Mediterranean climate with constant sunshine for most of the year.


The average temperature in Petra in March is around 13°C. It isn’t the coldest weather of the year, but you still need a jacket to stay warm and comfortable. You’ll have at least 12 hours of sunshine to enjoy per day with humidity levels rarely rising above 72%. March can be slightly wetter than February with an average rainfall of around 68mm. This usually spreads over nine days of the month in the form of quick, light showers.

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