Weather in March in Romania

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in March in Romania. Is this month a good time to go to Romania? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Romania in March?

The weather in Romania in March ranges from poor to unpleasant depending on the destination.

March has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from cold in Buşteni with 3°C (37°F) to moderate temperatures in Pitesti with 12°C (54°F). Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 1°C (34°F) in Pitesti and -6°C (22°F) in Buşteni.

Precipitation ranges from low in Sulina with 15mm (0.6inch) rainfall to moderate in Băile Herculane with 79mm (3.1inch) snow/rainfall. In general it is also a moderate sunny month with an average of 138 hours of sunshine in Bucharest during the whole month.

Where to go in Romania in March

Find the average weather conditions in March for the most popular destinations in Romania 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 Romania

What is the weather like in March for the 5 most popular destinations in Romania?

Average weather in Bucharest

In March Bucharest generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 11°C (52°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 0°C (32°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Bucharest
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
6°C / 42°F 
-4°C / 25°F 
85 hours 
36mm / 1.4inch 
9 days 
poor 
11°C / 52°F 
0°C / 32°F 
138 hours 
44mm / 1.7inch 
10 days 
April   >> April
>>  
18°C / 64°F 
5°C / 41°F 
185 hours 
46mm / 1.8inch 
11 days 
Climate in Bucharest

Average weather in Mamaia

In March Mamaia generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 9°C (49°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 3°C (37°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Mamaia
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
6°C / 42°F 
-1°C / 31°F 
111 hours 
23mm / 0.9inch 
8 days 
poor 
9°C / 49°F 
3°C / 37°F 
141 hours 
35mm / 1.4inch 
8 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
14°C / 58°F 
7°C / 45°F 
193 hours 
30mm / 1.2inch 
7 days 
Climate in Mamaia

Average weather in Braşov

In March Braşov generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 8°C (46°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -2°C (28°F) and moderate monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Braşov
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
2°C / 35°F 
-6°C / 21°F 
27mm / 1.1inch 
poor 
8°C / 46°F 
-2°C / 28°F 
31mm / 1.2inch 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
14°C / 57°F 
3°C / 37°F 
50mm / 2inch 
Climate in Braşov

Average weather in Sibiu

In March Sibiu generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 10°C (50°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -1°C (30°F) and moderate monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Sibiu
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
5°C / 40°F 
-6°C / 22°F 
88 hours 
26mm / 1inch 
11 days 
poor 
10°C / 50°F 
-1°C / 30°F 
138 hours 
31mm / 1.2inch 
10 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
16°C / 61°F 
4°C / 39°F 
159 hours 
54mm / 2.1inch 
12 days 
Climate in Sibiu

Average weather in Cluj-Napoca

In March Cluj-Napoca generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 10°C (49°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -1°C (31°F) and moderate monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Cluj-Napoca
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
3°C / 37°F 
-5°C / 24°F 
98 hours 
21mm / 0.8inch 
13 days 
poor 
10°C / 49°F 
-1°C / 31°F 
158 hours 
30mm / 1.2inch 
12 days 
April   >> April
>>  
16°C / 60°F 
4°C / 40°F 
187 hours 
51mm / 2inch 
14 days 
Climate in Cluj-Napoca

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Is March the best time to go to Romania?

In our opinion March is not the best time to visit Romania with commonly unpleasant weather in Bucharest.

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

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