Corsica weather in March

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in March in Corsica. Is this month a good time to go to Corsica? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Corsica in March?

The weather conditions in Corsica in March are generally tolerable.

You can expect moderate maximum average daytime temperatures of around 16°C (61°F) and nighttime temperatures around 6°C (42°F) in Ajaccio.

Precipitation in March ranges from moderate in Ajaccio with an average of 52mm (2inch) rainfall to moderate in Bastia with 66mm (2.6inch). It is also generally a sunny period with an average of 212 hours of sunshine in Ajaccio during the entire month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Corsica.

Where to go in Corsica in March

Find the average weather conditions in March for the most popular destinations in Corsica on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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).

Popular destinations in Corsica

What is the weather like in March for the 2 most popular destinations in Corsica?

Average weather in Ajaccio

In March Ajaccio generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 16°C (61°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 6°C (42°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Ajaccio
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
14°C / 58°F 
5°C / 40°F 
153 hours 
47mm / 1.9inch 
7 days 
16°C / 61°F 
6°C / 42°F 
212 hours 
52mm / 2inch 
7 days 
April   >> April
>>  
19°C / 66°F 
9°C / 47°F 
227 hours 
55mm / 2.2inch 
7 days 
Climate in Ajaccio

Average weather in Bastia

In March Bastia generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 16°C (60°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 7°C (45°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Bastia
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
14°C / 58°F 
5°C / 41°F 
161 hours 
62mm / 2.4inch 
7 days 
16°C / 60°F 
7°C / 45°F 
199 hours 
66mm / 2.6inch 
7 days 
April   >> April
>>  
19°C / 65°F 
9°C / 49°F 
223 hours 
73mm / 2.9inch 
7 days 
Climate in Bastia

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Is March the best time to go to Corsica?

In our opinion March is not the best time to visit Corsica with commonly tolerable weather in Ajaccio.

On average the best time to visit Corsica is in May, June, July, August, September and October with generally perfect weather in Ajaccio. The worst months are January, February, March, November and December that can have tolerable weather conditions.

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