Corralejo Weather March Averages, Spain
What's the Weather like in Corralejo in March
Spring in Corralejo brings increasing temperatures and decreasing rainfall chances. The average temperature in March is a comfortable 18°C (about 64°F), still higher than some parts of Europe during this time of the year. The average daily low goes down to 15°C (around 59°F), while the daily high is, on average, 21°C (about 70°F).
Average Sunshine Hours
The sun shines for around 10 hours per day, plenty of time to get out during the day and enjoy all the sites the city has to offer. You have a great chance of getting a sunny day, at 49 percent for any day in March. You should pack beach wear, as well as cover-ups and shorts, as the weather can be fairly warm during the day. The temperatures still drop at night, so a light sweater or jacket is recommended for evening activities outside.
Similar to nearby Lanzarote, around 14mm of rainfall may occur during the month, falling on an average of six days over the month. The chance of rain on any day in March is eight percent and the chance of clouds is four percent, making for some pretty spectacular spring weather. You more than likely will not need an umbrella or raincoat during your visit.
Average Sea Temperature
The average sea temperature in March is 19°C (about 66°F), which is perfect if you want to take a quick swim in the ocean. Compared to February, the average humidity drops to 68 percent, making it even more comfortable, especially with the mild temperatures and warm breezes. Your chance of a windy day is 57 percent, so be prepared for potential sand storms that can blow across from the Sahara Desert.
The highest ever recorded temperature in March was 33°C (about 91°F) with the lowest being 11°C (around 51°F).
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Corralejo Hotels in March
Apartamentos Maxorata Beach
The spacious accommodations at Apartamentos Maxorata Beach make them an ideal choice for families and large groups. The quiet setting includes tropical gardens with an adult and children's pool, terrace and bar, great for enjoying the March weather. Located just 550 yards from Corralejo beach, each apartment in the complex boasts a balcony or terrace, private bathroom, kitchen, twin beds and lounge and dining area. Other amenities include a nearby supermarket, game room and play area for children.
Offering three private bedrooms, Casa Cielo villa is situated just under four miles from El Burro Beach. The villa boasts a private bathroom, dining area, kitchen with microwave, fridge, coffee machine and oven. Outside, you'll find an outdoor pool and on-site bar and restaurant. Close by, you can take part in golf, hiking, surfing, cycling, diving and fishing. Due to lower rates, this villa can get booked well in advance so you may need to book very early if you're considering staying here.
La Fresa Hostel
If you're looking to stretch your hotel budget when in Corralejo, try the beachfront La Fresa Hostel. Choose from a single bed in a co-ed dorm room, a bed in a six-bed dorm room or a double room with a shared bathroom. Some of the rooms offers views of the ocean, mountains or pool. The hostel features a shared kitchen, outdoor pool, terrace, free Wi-Fi and free parking as well as water sports, tennis, darts and ping-pong.
Beach in Corralejo for March
El Charco de Bristol
El Charco de Bristol is a secluded, private beach near La Olivia and a popular spot for naturists because it offers a quiet environment away from the hustle and bustle of town. The warm water, usually around 19°C (about 66°F), also makes the beach a good choice for visitors. The beach has few amenities, so plan accordingly if visiting and bring along food and water.
Bars and Restaurants
For a taste of Spain, head to La Arroceria to enjoy the restaurant's famous paella, a glass of fine wine or another delicious Mediterranean dish. Located in the heart of downtown Corralejo and open until 10:30 p.m. each night, this establishment is a great place to enjoy an evening meal before heading out for the night. It can get busy during peak times, so call in to reserve your table.
For possibly the best nightlife in Corralejo, visit Waikiki, a hot spot for dining, live entertainment and nighttime fun. After you are done enjoying your meal of locally-caught seafood or other fresh entrees, belly up to the bar for beer, wine or your favourite cocktail and enjoy the big-screen TV. Waikiki has indoor seating, as well as an outdoor terrace right on the beach, and nightly dancing and entertainment.
Surf Inc. Burgers and Food Deluxe
If you're craving a classic burger and fries, Surf Inc. Burgers and Food Deluxe is spot on with freshly made hamburgers. Along with huge portions and reasonably-priced meals, Surf Inc. serves beer and other drinks to complement your sandwich. The décor will make you feel like you're in an old-fashioned diner.
Things to do in Corralejo in March
Corralejo Tennis Academy
Since the weather is not too hot yet, March is a great time to try active sports in Corralejo. If you're a tennis player, the Corralejo Tennis Academy is a great place to work on your swing and get in some games. Along with monthly tennis camps and private and group lessons, Corralejo offers tennis holidays and tennis rentals and stringing services.
If you want to explore the beautiful waters around Corralejo, try a catamaran tour with Catlanza Catamarans. The tour company offers complimentary pickup and drop off to and from your hotel, as well as lunch on board and a bar with alcoholic drinks and soda to purchase. During a catamaran excursion, you'll travel to the beaches of Papagayo for swimming and snorkeling and may even see dolphins and whales on your way.
Another fun way to see the island is on a two-wheeled, Segway tour. Join a Segway tour from 2 Wheel Tours and explore the shoreline of Correlejo in a one to two hour tour. During the tour, you make plenty of stops to enjoy the beaches, dunes and other sights of the island. If you want to go out on your own, the company also rents electric scooters for getting around the town.
Dates to Note
Like other parts of the world, Corralejo celebrates Holy Week come March. During Holy Week, local churches hold Maunday Thursday and Good Friday services, as well as processions and parades. Maunday Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday are all considered public holidays and most locals have those day off.