March is a particularly interesting month in Catalonia. Here you will find the major historical events and festivals listed as well as birth and death anniversaries of important Catalans.
Spring arrives in March and the weather is quite unpredictable so there is often a run of warm sunny days followed by cooler temperatures and rain.
The most important Historical Events, Births, Deaths and Festivals and Commemorations in January in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries are listed below and if you scroll down to the bottom of the page you will find links to more detailed pages dedicated to each day of the month.
Many of the sayings associated with March in Catalonia focus on either the changeable weather or the fact that Spring has arrived.
However, the one of chosen to illustrate the month focuses on how the weather affects your health and is "El Sol de Març Porta Refredats" (The March sun brings colds).
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