March weather forecast
Crested Butte, CO

Scenic wooden holiday homes amid trees and great scenery in a village in Crested Butte, Colorado, a view of the snowy Mount Butte in the back
Scenic wooden holiday homes amid trees and great scenery in a village in Crested Butte, Colorado, a view of the snowy Mount Butte in the back

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is also a subzero cold month in Crested Butte, Colorado, with average temperature ranging between min 9°F (-12.8°C) and max 29.7°F (-1.3°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 22.6°F (-5.2°C) in February, to a still subzero cold 29.7°F (-1.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Crested Butte, is 9°F (-12.8°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity in Crested Butte is 88%.

Rainfall

In Crested Butte, it is raining for 5.8 days, with typically 2.95" (75mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Crested Butte, during the entire year, the rain falls for 117.4 days and collects up to 29.33" (745mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall. The month with the most snowfall in Crested Butte is March when snow falls for 21.7 days and typically aggregates up to 23.94" (608mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Crested Butte, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Crested Butte is 7h.

UV index

February, March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Crested Butte. 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: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in March interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Crested Butte?

In March, the average relative humidity is 88%.

How many days does it rain in March in Crested Butte?

In Crested Butte, Colorado, in March, it is raining for 5.8 days, with typically 2.95" (75mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the snowiest month in Crested Butte?

March is the month with the most snowfall in Crested Butte, Colorado. Snow falls for 21.7 days and accumulates 23.94" (608mm) of snow.

How much does it snow in Crested Butte in March?

In Crested Butte, during March, snow falls for 21.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 23.94" (608mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March in Crested Butte?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Crested Butte have in March?

In March, the average sunshine is 7h.

When is the lowest UV index in Crested Butte?

February, March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Crested Butte.

What is the UV index reading in March in Crested Butte?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Crested Butte, Colorado, is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average temperature in March - Crested Butte, CO
  • Average high temperature in March: 29.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (67.6°F).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are February and December (22.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (41°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (0°F).

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Average pressure in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average pressure in March - Crested Butte, CO
  • Average pressure in March: 30.04"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.23").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are April and May (29.95").

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Average wind speed in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average wind speed in March - Crested Butte, CO
  • Average wind speed in March: 5.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (6.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average humidity in March - Crested Butte, CO
  • Average humidity in March: 88%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (52%).

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Average rainfall in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average rainfall in March - Crested Butte, CO
  • Average rainfall in March: 2.95"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.74").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.61").

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Average rainfall days in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average rainfall days in March - Crested Butte, CO
  • Average rainfall days in March: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (3.1 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average snowfall in March - Crested Butte, CO
  • Average snowfall in March: 23.94"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (23.94").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0.16").

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Average snowfall days in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average snowfall days in March - Crested Butte, CO
  • Average snowfall days in March: 21.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is April (21.8 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.7 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Crested Butte, 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: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average sunshine days in March - Crested Butte, CO
  • Average sunshine days in March: 7.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (5.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average UV index in March - Crested Butte, CO
  • Average UV index in March: 1

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average cloud cover in March - Crested Butte, CO
  • Average cloud cover in March: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 55).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 17).

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Average visibility in March
Crested Butte, CO

Average visibility in March - Crested Butte, 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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