March weather forecast and climate
Alma, CO

The beauty of the Bristlecone Pines up the hill looking over to Alma and Fairplay, Colorado
The beauty of the Bristlecone Pines up the hill looking over to Alma and Fairplay, Colorado

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Alma, is still a freezing cold month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 9.9°F (-12.3°C) and an average high of 29.8°F (-1.2°C).

Temperature

In Alma, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases, from a subzero cold 23°F (-5°C) in February, to a still freezing cold 29.8°F (-1.2°C). The average low-temperature,, is 9.9°F (-12.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Alma is 86%.

Rainfall

In Alma, during March, the rain falls for 5.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation. In Alma, during the entire year, the rain falls for 113.5 days and collects up to 22.13" (562mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Alma are January through December. In Alma, during March, snow falls for 18.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 15.87" (403mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Alma, there are 139 snowfall days, and 101.69" (2583mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Alma, Colorado, is 12h.

Sunshine

In Alma, the average sunshine is 8.1h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Alma?

In Alma, Colorado, the average relative humidity in March is 86%.

How many days does it rain in March in Alma?

In Alma, in March, during 5.2 rainfall days, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Alma in March?

In Alma, in March, snow falls for 18.1 days, with typically accumulated 15.87" (403mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Alma have in March?

In March, the average length of the day in Alma, Colorado, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Alma have in March?

In March, the average sunshine in Alma, Colorado, is 8.1h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Alma?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Alma, Colorado, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Alma, CO

Average temperature in March - Alma, CO
  • Average high temperature in March: 29.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (66.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (22.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 9.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (40.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.4°F).

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Average pressure in March
Alma, CO

Average pressure in March - Alma, CO
  • Average pressure in March: 30.03"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.2").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (29.94").

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Average wind speed in March
Alma, CO

Average wind speed in March - Alma, CO
  • Average wind speed in March: 6.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (6.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in March
Alma, CO

Average humidity in March - Alma, CO
  • Average humidity in March: 86%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (52%).

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Average rainfall in March
Alma, CO

Average rainfall in March - Alma, CO
  • Average rainfall in March: 1.97"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.39").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.06").

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Average rainfall days in March
Alma, CO

Average rainfall days in March - Alma, CO
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Alma, CO

Average snowfall in March - Alma, CO
  • Average snowfall in March: 15.87"

The month with the highest snowfall is May (16.26").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0.16").

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Average snowfall days in March
Alma, CO

Average snowfall days in March - Alma, CO
  • Average snowfall days in March: 18.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is April (18.8 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.5 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Alma, CO

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Alma, CO
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Alma, CO

Average sunshine days in March - Alma, CO
  • Average sunshine days in March: 10.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (4.8 days).

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Average UV index in March
Alma, CO

Average UV index in March - Alma, CO
  • Average UV index in March: 2

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 4).
The month with the lowest UV index is February (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in March
Alma, CO

Average cloud cover in March - Alma, CO
  • Average cloud cover in March: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 17).

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Average visibility in March
Alma, CO

Average visibility in March - Alma, CO
  • Average visibility in March: 4mi

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September and October (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April and December (4mi).

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