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Dubrovnik Weather in March

Sunshine and showers - March day in Dubrovnik
Sunshine and showers – March day in Dubrovnik

Average Daily Temperatures

March weather in Dubrovnik is milder but still cold. The winter is still here for most of the March, days can be windy with dry and cold Bura wind dominating. Siloko, the wet wind is getting less common. The weather is a bit warmer and sunnier than in February. The average daily temperature is 11.4 ° C ( 52.5 ° F ).

Average
Temperature
Average Sea TemperatureMaximum TemperatureAverage Rainfall – PrecipitationAverage number of rainy daysAverage Number of Sunny Days
11.4 ° C14.2 ° C26 ° C106 mm11 days7 days
52.52 ° F57.56 ° F78.8 ° F

Sunshine and rainfall

For March, the average rainfall is 106 mm. Expected sunny days at this time of the year are still just 7. The rest of the March is expected to be overcast, showers and rain. Snow, fog or frost are not expected.

Beach and Sea Temperatures

March is still too cold for any water-based activity (see graph) but walking along the beach or sunbathing on calm days are enjoyable. For swimming enthusiasts, the local indoor swimming pools are the alternative.

What to wear in March

Dubrovnik in March is still cold, especially in the evenings. You don’t need to wear warm winter clothes (scarves, hats, gloves, winter boots) but you will need a waterproof jacket and umbrella, several layers of clothing and good shoes to keep yourself dry and warm.

Sources:

  • The average temperatures are for period 1961 to 2018 – source Meteo
  • Sea temperatures source Nasa