Rome weather in March (Lazio, Italy)

Planning a trip to Rome in March? Wondering if it's the right time to visit? Browse this page for a comprehensive overview of the weather conditions for that month.

In March, the weather in Rome typically experiences moderate temperatures and moderate rainfall. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 15°C (show in °F), while night temperatures can drop to 10°C.

Rome in March usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 76 mm (show in inches) for the month. Based on our climate data of the past 30 years, about 13 days of rain are anticipated.

The city usually sees around 167 hours of sunlight, indicating a moderately sunny period.

If you prefer dry weather with pleasant temperatures May, June, July, August and September typically offer the best weather. While December tends to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly weather and climate conditions, visit our specialized Rome climate page with graphs.


Rome, monthly averages in March

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature 9.6°C  
Max Temperature 15.4°C  
Chance of Rain 45%  
Precipitation 76 mm  
Rainy days 13 days  
Humidity 75%  
Sunshine 167 hours  
Percentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Italy in March

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

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So, what should you wear in Rome 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 in case it rains during your stay. ​ ​

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

Interested in more climate information?

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