Nassau Weather March Averages, Bahamas
What's the Weather Like in Nassau in March
Whilst March might be considered spring in many parts of the world, The Bahamas doesn't have shoulder seasons just summer or winter, with winter being a very loose term! This month falls within the winter category in that case, however mild temperatures continues, with a slight increase compared to the previous month.
Nassau experiences an average temperature of around 22°C during this time of year, as the peak season nears. Crowds begin to increase at this time, however still not to a major degree, which makes this a great middle ground time of year to head to the island's capital. Temperatures can soar to a balmy 26°C as an average high at this time and only fall to around 18°C during the evenings. Evenings are likely to feel a little on the sticky side now, however considerably fresher than the hottest part of the day.
Rainfall is still low compared to the rainiest times, however slightly on the increase to a minor degree. The average rainfall level during this particular month is 70mm, which can affect 9 days; this is an increase of a day compared to the previous month.
Again, sun is ever present, and certainly on the up as the year progresses; this month sees a huge 9 hours of sunshine per day on average, with plentiful outdoor activities to enjoy, allowing you to soak up the sun and grab that enviable tan!
Water-sports and diving are a must whenever you visit this beautiful island, and the capital is the ideal way to combine sightseeing with beach time. The average sea temperature at this time is around 25°C, which is higher than the air temperature! You won't struggle to find a spot on the beach at this time, as crowds may be slightly higher, but certainly not at their peak yet.
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Nassau Hotels in March
Atlantis Royal Tower Hotel
You don't have to spend a fortune when you arrange your accommodation in Nassau, but there are certainly plenty of luxurious choices to go through. Atlantis Royal Tower Hotel is a three star option, located on One Casino Drive. The standard room comes with a sea or harbour view, and the whole outside of the building is decorated as the towers of Atlantis.
Towne Hotel is a budget choice on the other hand, and a room only option. This has a great location, close to everything, but being out of the main stretch of noise, and comes with a large swimming pool, restaurant, lounge, and on-site restaurant. There are only 46 rooms, so you're never going to find this hotel too noisy either.
British Colonial Hilton Nassau Hotel
Large named hotels often come into the mix wherever you choose to stay in the world, and Hilton is a big name. British Colonial Hilton Nassau Hotel is a five star option, located on Number One Bay Street, making it perfect for exploring the city. This modern hotel overlooks the city or the harbour. You can choose between buffet dining or a la carte too, giving you options.
Nassau Beaches in March
Although Nassau's beaches are chilled out and quiet much of the time, they still have ample life to enjoy. Caves Beach is always vibrant, as well as being beautiful to the eye. This is easily accessible from West Bay Street, which makes it an ideal break from city life for a few hours.
Bars and Restaurants
Sometimes, no matter where you are in the world, you just crave a good curry. If that sounds like your predicament, give Euro-Tandor Restaurant a go. This is where you will find some of the best curries on the island, and all with a reasonable price tag too. Portions are huge, and spice levels are high!
Bahamian Cookin' Restaurant & Bar
For something more traditional, head to Bahamian Cookin' Restaurant & Bar. Here you will enjoy a laid back atmosphere in a small restaurant, almost rustic in appearance. The menu isn't large, but it is quality and the prices are low. Check out the seafood on offer, especially the fish fry.
Of course, if you want a fun and bright night out, it has to be Senor Frog's. This is a definite tourist hotspot, and you may have to book a table during busy times. Serving mainly Mexican and South American food, you can enjoy a fun night out, with drinks, tequila, cocktails, and a happy go lucky vibe.
Things to Do in Nassau in March
Party Cat Cruises
Sometimes you have to truly let your hair down and Party Cat Cruises give you the opportunity to do just that! Have a great day out with friends or family on a private boat, with music, fun, and drinks aplenty. The crew will look after you and provide you lunch. Alternatively, you could go a little more upmarket and charter a catamaran and crew yourself. This is a more laid-back experience, where you will be wined and dined to within an inch of your life, as you enjoy the beautiful passing scenery of Nassau's coastline.
K&C Watersports offer great scuba diving and snorkelling experiences as well as banana boat rides or jet skis to name just a few, all located on central Cable Beach, so you don't have too far to go.
Island Routes Caribbean Adventures
Staying on dry land might be what you're after, and in that case, an island buggy tour with Island Routes Caribbean Adventures is just the ticket. This takes you around the hidden gems of the region, through the countryside and passing small villages and forest scenery. Your guide will give you a detailed itinerary and information, whilst you catch an enviable tan from the journey in your open-top jeep.