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Weather Averages for Puerto Rico in March
Averages for Puerto Rico in March
March is a wonderful time to visit Puerto Rico, with plenty of sunshine and clear blue skies. Temperatures can climb as high as 21°C during the day, dropping to a much cooler 15°C in the evening. The nights can get chilly if there is a breeze in the air, so be prepared.
You can expect plenty of sunshine during your stay; up to 10 hours a day. The sea water temperature is a pleasant 19°C. Expected rainfall is 10mm over 5 days.
Dates for the diary
Semana Santa (Holy Week) is celebrated across Spain lasts for ten days, finishing on Domingo de la Resurrección - Easter Sunday. Religious festivals, special mass, colourful parades and feasting mark this event.
Things to do
Palmitos Park is one of the most popular attractions in Gran Canaria and is suitable for the whole family. There is a great selection of incredible shows to see featuring birds of prey, exotic birds and even dolphins. There’s also a cactus garden, orchid house and butterfly house just waiting to be explored.
If you’re interested in history, you’ll love Casa de Colon located in Las Palmas – the capital of Gran Canaria. The highlight is the museum boasting 13 permanent exhibition rooms, library, study and several temporary exhibits.
Where to eat & drink
Grill Costa Mar is a great place to go if you’re looking for traditional Spanish cuisine. This eatery specialises in freshly caught fish cooked simply yet beautifully and great tapas. This small family-run eatery is found in a quiet area of the harbour and has charm by the bucket load. Leave room for pudding – there’s a large dessert menu to chose from, which features favourites such as profiteroles, ice cream and cakes and more.
Holidaymakers who want to be the star of the evening should head to Piccadilly Music Pub. This popular night hotspot hosts karaoke sessions every evening with thousands of different songs to choose from. As well as the karaoke, Piccadilly Music Pub also offers quizzes and a wide variety of affordable drinks, including international and local beers, wines, spirits and cocktails.
Where to stay
The Eden Apartments are ideal for families looking for a low cost holiday in Puerto Rico. The complex boasts a swimming pool, children’s pool, restaurant, nightly entertainment and a fantastic location only a short walk away from the commercial centre.
Families looking for somewhere to enjoy a holiday together should consider staying at Terrazamar Sunsuite. Here guests can choose from a number of double rooms, each of which comes with bedroom, living room with TV and sofa bed, independent kitchen, bathroom and sun terrace. There are plenty of facilities for everyone to enjoy, including swimming pool, restaurants with children’s menus, pool bars, parking, sports activities, playground, mini market and shuttle bus, with a large shopping centre with many shops, bars, cafes and restaurants only a short walk away.