Colorado Springs
Colorado, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Colorado Springs, CO

Beautiful autumn dusk in Colorado Springs, Colorado, with distant mountain ranges
Beautiful autumn dusk in Colorado Springs, Colorado, with distant mountain ranges
March, the first month of the spring, in Colorado Springs, is a cool month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 52.2°F (11.2°C) and an average low of 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a chilly 44.8°F (7.1°C) in February, to a cool 52.2°F (11.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Colorado Springs, is 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

Rainfall

In Colorado Springs, during March, the rain falls for 7.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1" (25.4mm) of precipitation. In Colorado Springs, during the entire year, the rain falls for 91.6 days and collects up to 16.5" (419mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall in Colorado Springs. The month with the most snowfall is March when snow falls for 5.7 days and typically aggregates up to 7.9" (200.7mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Colorado Springs, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Colorado Springs is 9h.

UV index

In Colorado Springs, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in March transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in March in Colorado Springs?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is 52.2°F (11.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

How much does it rain in Colorado Springs in March?

In March, the rain falls for 7.6 days. Throughout March, 1" (25.4mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Colorado Springs?

In Colorado Springs, Colorado, in March, snow falls for 5.7 days, with typically accumulated 7.9" (200.7mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Colorado Springs?

March is the month with the most snowfall in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Snow falls for 5.7 days and accumulates 7.9" (200.7mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Colorado Springs have in March?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Colorado Springs have in March?

In Colorado Springs, Colorado, the average sunshine in March is 9h.

How high is the UV index in March in Colorado Springs?

In Colorado Springs, Colorado, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in March - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average high temperature in March: 52.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (42.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 26°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (56.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (17.5°F).

Average rainfall in March - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average rainfall in March: 1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.3").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, February and December (0.3").

Average rainfall days in March - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (13.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (3.9 days).

Average snowfall in March - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average snowfall in March: 7.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (7.9").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0").

Average snowfall days in March - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average snowfall days in March: 5.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (5.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 9h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in March - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Average UV index in March: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).