Vila Nova de Gaia weather in March (Norte Region, Portugal)

The average maximum daytime temperature in Vila Nova de Gaia in March lies at 16.4°C (61.52°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 5.8°C (42.44°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during March is high with an average of 101mm (4.0 inchec). There are generally around 14 rainy days. The sun also shows itself regularly this month with 194 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Vila Nova de Gaia, monthly averages in March

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Min Temperature 42 °F  
Max Temperature 61 °F  
Water Temperature 55 °F *  
Chance of Rain 47%  
Precipitation 4 in  
Rainy days 14 days  
Humidity 75% *  
Sunshine 194 hrs *  
Percentage Sunshine 49% *  
* Data from: Porto, Portugal (13 KM, 8 Miles).

Where to stay in Vila Nova de Gaia

Where to go in Portugal in March

Find out more about the weather in Portugal 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 to wear in March? Visitors traveling to Vila Nova de Gaia should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. 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. With a water temperature of around 13.0°C (55.4°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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