March weather forecast and climate
Fort Lyon, CO

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a moderate month in Fort Lyon, Colorado, with average temperature fluctuating between 60.4°F (15.8°C) and 39.2°F (4°C).

Temperature

In Fort Lyon, the average high-temperature increases, from a chilly 47.8°F (8.8°C) in February, to a mild 60.4°F (15.8°C). In Fort Lyon, in March, the average low-temperature is 39.2°F (4°C).

Humidity

In March, the average relative humidity is 43%.

Rainfall

In Fort Lyon, during March, the rain falls for 7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation. In Fort Lyon, during the entire year, the rain falls for 89.9 days and collects up to 10.2" (259mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Fort Lyon are January through May, October through December. In March, it is snowing for 2.6 days. Throughout March, 1.69" (43mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Fort Lyon, Colorado, there are 23.2 snowfall days, and 10.28" (261mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day in Fort Lyon is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 8.8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Fort Lyon is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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. 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 temperature in March in Fort Lyon?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Fort Lyon, is 60.4°F (15.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 39.2°F (4°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Fort Lyon?

In March, the average relative humidity in Fort Lyon is 43%.

How many days does it rain in March in Fort Lyon?

In Fort Lyon, in March, it is raining for 7 days, with typically 0.71" (18mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Fort Lyon?

In Fort Lyon, Colorado, during March, snow falls for 2.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.69" (43mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March in Fort Lyon?

The average length of the day in March in Fort Lyon, Colorado, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Fort Lyon have in March?

The average sunshine in March in Fort Lyon is 8.8h.

What is the UV index reading in March in Fort Lyon?

In Fort Lyon, Colorado, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Fort Lyon, CO

Average temperature in March - Fort Lyon, CO
  • Average high temperature in March: 60.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (43.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 39.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (26.6°F).

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Average pressure in March
Fort Lyon, CO

Average pressure in March - Fort Lyon, CO
  • Average pressure in March: 29.94"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.82").

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Average wind speed in March
Fort Lyon, CO

Average wind speed in March - Fort Lyon, CO
  • Average wind speed in March: 10.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (8.2mph).

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Average humidity in March
Fort Lyon, CO

Average humidity in March - Fort Lyon, CO
  • Average humidity in March: 43%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (58%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (38%).

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Average rainfall in March
Fort Lyon, CO

Average rainfall in March - Fort Lyon, CO
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.71"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.81").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, November and December (0.35").

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Average rainfall days in March
Fort Lyon, CO

Average rainfall days in March - Fort Lyon, CO
  • Average rainfall days in March: 7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.3 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Fort Lyon, CO

Average snowfall in March - Fort Lyon, CO
  • Average snowfall in March: 1.69"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.17").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Fort Lyon, CO

Average snowfall days in March - Fort Lyon, CO
  • Average snowfall days in March: 2.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.2 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
Fort Lyon, CO

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Fort Lyon, 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: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 8.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Fort Lyon, CO

Average sunshine days in March - Fort Lyon, CO
  • Average sunshine days in March: 21.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (24.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.2 days).

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Average UV index in March
Fort Lyon, CO

Average UV index in March - Fort Lyon, CO
  • Average UV index in March: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Fort Lyon, CO

Average cloud cover in March - Fort Lyon, CO
  • Average cloud cover in March: 23

Months with the most cloud cover are February and April (Cloud cover 25).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 14).

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Average visibility in March
Fort Lyon, CO

Average visibility in March - Fort Lyon, 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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