Limassol Weather March Averages, Cyprus
What's the Weather like in Limassol in March
March in Limassol marks the beginning of a short spring season and is one of the best times to properly visit the beautiful port city as the weather will be relatively cool and comfortable for the many activities. In fact, the month has an average temperature of 13°C, around 55°F, with an average high temperature of 17°C (63°F) and average low temperatures dropping to around 9°C (48°F).Therefore, it may be a good idea for holidaymakers to pack relatively light but layered clothing when visiting Limassol in March.
The sun shines an average of about 7 hours per day, indicating summer is on its way.
Furthermore, the month sees very little rainfall just 56mm of precipitation with an average of 9 rainy days. Rainfall in Limassol is always fairly low and is reducing in preparation for summer at this point.
Hotels in Limassol in March
The prestigious Four Seasons (67/69 Amathountos St, Ag.Tychonas) is located just a few minutes' east of Limassol's city center. Opened in 1995, the hotel features 304 rooms on 6 floors, with interconnecting and handicapped-friendly options available. All rooms have a balcony or terrace. Each room features LCD TVs, A/C, minibar, radio, safes, and a bathtub with walk in shower. There are a range of restaurants, offering Italian, Greek, and Chinese menus, and entertainment erupts nightly in one of the lively bars.
The elegant Atlantica Bay (Leoforos Amathountos 1/1 | Agios Tychonas) is set on a hillside overlooking Limassol Bay. The hotel features four floors in one building, approximately 10 km from the city center. Buses depart regularly just across the street, and car rental is also available from the concierge. Rooms are available as simple double or twin rooms, or as decadent as the spacious and exquisite Presidential suite. Onsite facilities include the Leda Restaurant and the seasonal Al Fresco Terrace and Sands Beach Bar & Taverna (both open May to October weather permitting), spa with sauna, two outdoor swimming pools and nightly entertainment.
Hit the Beach
People on holiday in Limassol in March will also be delighted when they go to the beach as it will not be crowded and they can enjoy a peaceful swim in the sea, which has an average temperature of 17°C (56°F).
Limassol is a popular resort adorned with high-rise hotels, cocktail bars and seafood restaurants. Several great beaches lie within driving distance of the townhief of them is Dassoudi, a long, dark beach located just three kilometers east of Limassol.
To the west, Melanda Beach is one of the best locations for water sports on Cyprusake an opportunity to try your hand out at windsurfing, jet skis or kayaking. Not too far from Melanda is Missouri Bay, a popular tourist retreat that has it allavernas, villages, panoramas, bars and rental apartments aplenty.
Bars and Restaurants
Syrian Arab Friendship Club
The Syrian Arab Friendship Club (17 Vassilisis Amalias 1101 Nicosia) offers some of the finest Middle Eastern cuisine on Cyprus. Opt for the standard dishes like baba ghanoush and kibbeh, and top with mouthwatering cherry-pit flour and rosewater pudding. The drink menu is varied, from Cypriot spirits to Arab arak. Plus there's belly dancing on the weekends, good for evening entertainment.
For a truly authentic Cypriot experience, visit the Carob mill (Vasilissis Street), a collection of carob warehouses in the Old Port. In Limassol the Carob Company owns six restaurants, a cafe-bar, a microbrewery and four take-away outlets. Stop by the mill complex to try dishes at their Artima Bistro (Mediterranean), Karatello Tavern (Cypriot), Stretto Cafe (snacks), and Draught Microbrewery (International).
Things to Do in Limassol in March
Berengaria Classical Music Festival
Take a look at the weather forecast to help decide how to spend yout time in Limassol. Perhaps the reason why Limassol is a beehive of activity in March can be attributed to its favourable weather. In fact, there are at least three major festivals and events during the month. The first is the Berengaria Classical Music festival. It was first held in 2003 at the Rialto Theater and has since been held there annually. The purpose of the festival is to encourage youth to develop a liking of classical music. It successfully attracts artists from all over the world.
Cyprus Film Days
The Cyprus Film Days are also held in March. The festival, one of the most anticipated by Cypriot entertainers, is held annually at the Rialto Theater.
Limassol Dance Platform
Furthermore, the Limassol Dance Platform is held in March at the Rialto Theater. Dancers from all over Europe come to compete against each other. Each group of dancers has to perform contemporary dance techniques from their countries. The event usually attracts hundreds to thousands of dance lovers.
The Sayious Adventure Park is a fun place to bring the kidsith everything from off-road buggies, paint-balling, go-karting, archery and rock-climbing. This family-owned company is perfect for adrenaline junkies and athletes. You can also use their free facilities for barbecues.