What's the weather like in Tunisia in March?Even though frost and rain will still grip the UK, the wonderful Mediterranean climate gives Tunisia some fantastic spring conditions. The weather in Tunisia in March is warm enough for short sleeves, so make sure you pack your sunglasses too. Temperatures will reach 20°C and, occasionally, even hotter in southern beachside resorts like Djerba.
Geographical influencesThe beautiful North African country of Tunisia is nestled by the southern Mediterranean Sea, with hundreds of kilometres of white sandy beaches. Popular resorts include Port El Kantaoui, Hammamet and Tunis. These coastal towns and cities enjoy a cool sea breeze and don’t suffer the intense heat of the inland Sahara desert. At 16°C, the water temperature may be too chilly for swimming in March.
AveragesYou’ll be pleasantly surprised by the spring weather in Tunisia in March, as the country enjoys some of the best temperatures in the Mediterranean. With highs around 20°C and only occasional dips to 13°C or 14°C, there’s little need for your coat during the day. At night, it may be around 11°C and you should wrap up for evening walks along the beach. The sun should shine for an average of nine hours in March and stay in the sky until after 6.30pm for much of the month. The Tunisia weather in March produces around 25mm of rainfall, which is extremely low compared to northern Europe. The humidity’s more comfortable than in peak summer, at an average of 56%, and the wind speed of 11mph keeps you fresh by the coast.