Plovdiv weather in March (Plovdiv, Bulgaria)

The average maximum daytime temperature in Plovdiv in March lies at 13.5°C (56.3°F). The average minimum temperature is 2.2°C (35.96°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 40mm (1.6 inches). There are generally around 6 rainy days. The sun will occasionally show itself with 172 hours of sunshine during the entire month.

So what to wear in March? Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly. Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. It’s not quite the end of sweater weather, so don’t pack your knits away yet. But you could for example swap a turtleneck for a button down shirt in this month.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in March look at the numbers below.


Monthly Averages in March

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 2 °C
Max Temperature 13 °C
Chance of Rain 20%
Precipitation 40mm
Rainy Days 6
Sunshine Hours 172

Where to stay in Plovdiv

Where to go in Bulgaria in March

Find out more about the weather in Bulgaria in March and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in March.

Outdoor sports

Weather Forecasts for Plovdiv (Plovdiv)

Tue   Feb 07
3°C | -4°C
NW 14 km/h
0.8 mm
broken clouds and no rain

broken clouds and no rain

Wed   Feb 08
3°C | -4°C
NW 11 km/h
0.7 mm
half cloudy and no rain

half cloudy and no rain

Thu   Feb 09
3°C | -6°C
E 7 km/h
0.1 mm
clear and no rain

clear and no rain

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