March weather forecast and climate
Cañon City, CO

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a chilly month in Cañon City, Colorado, with average temperature ranging between min 27.9°F (-2.3°C) and max 48.4°F (9.1°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature increases, from a cold 38.3°F (3.5°C) in February, to a chilly 48.4°F (9.1°C). In Cañon City, in March, the average low-temperature is 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

Humidity

In Cañon City, the average relative humidity is 56%.

Rainfall

In Cañon City, it is raining for 7.3 days, with typically 0.63" (16mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Cañon City, there are 108.6 rainfall days, and 10.83" (275mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In March, in Cañon City, Colorado, it is snowing for 5.8 days. Throughout March, 3.35" (85mm) of snow is accumulated. In Cañon City, during the entire year, snow falls for 38 days, and aggregates up to 23.94" (608mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Cañon City, Colorado, is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 9.3h.

UV index

In March, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in March in Cañon City?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Cañon City, is 48.4°F (9.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Cañon City?

In Cañon City, Colorado, the average relative humidity in March is 56%.

How many days does it rain in March in Cañon City?

In March, in Cañon City, Colorado, the rain falls for 7.3 days. Throughout March, 0.63" (16mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Cañon City in March?

In Cañon City, Colorado, in March, snow falls for 5.8 days, with typically accumulated 3.35" (85mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March in Cañon City?

The average length of the day in March is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cañon City have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Cañon City, Colorado, is 9.3h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Cañon City?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Cañon City is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Cañon City, CO

Average temperature in March - Cañon City, CO
  • Average high temperature in March: 48.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 27.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (18.5°F).

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Average pressure in March
Cañon City, CO

Average pressure in March - Cañon City, CO
  • Average pressure in March: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (29.91").

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Average wind speed in March
Cañon City, CO

Average wind speed in March - Cañon City, CO
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and March (7.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in March
Cañon City, CO

Average humidity in March - Cañon City, CO
  • Average humidity in March: 56%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (40%).

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Average rainfall in March
Cañon City, CO

Average rainfall in March - Cañon City, CO
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.63"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.2").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and November (0.31").

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Average rainfall days in March
Cañon City, CO

Average rainfall days in March - Cañon City, CO
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.7 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Cañon City, CO

Average snowfall in March - Cañon City, CO
  • Average snowfall in March: 3.35"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.63").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Cañon City, CO

Average snowfall days in March - Cañon City, CO
  • Average snowfall days in March: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (8.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Cañon City, CO

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 7h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Cañon City, CO

Average sunshine days in March - Cañon City, CO
  • Average sunshine days in March: 18.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (24.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (4.7 days).

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Average UV index in March
Cañon City, CO

Average UV index in March - Cañon City, CO
  • Average UV index in March: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Cañon City, CO

Average cloud cover in March - Cañon City, CO
  • Average cloud cover in March: 21

Months with the most cloud cover are February and April (Cloud cover 23).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, September, October and November (Cloud cover 14).

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Average visibility in March
Cañon City, CO

Average visibility in March - Cañon City, CO
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

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

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