March weather forecast and climate
Mount Crested Butte, CO

Weather in March

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

Temperature

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

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Mount Crested Butte is 88%.

Rainfall

In Mount Crested Butte, during 5.8 rainfall days, 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Mount Crested Butte, there are 117.4 rainfall days, and 29.33" (745mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Mount Crested Butte are January through December. March is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 21.7 days and accumulates 23.94" (608mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Mount Crested Butte are February, March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In March, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
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 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. 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 Mount Crested Butte?

In Mount Crested Butte, Colorado, in March, the average high-temperature is 29.7°F (-1.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 9°F (-12.8°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Mount Crested Butte?

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

How much does it rain in Mount Crested Butte in March?

In March, the rain falls for 5.8 days. Throughout March, 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Mount Crested Butte?

In March, it is snowing for 21.7 days. Throughout March, 23.94" (608mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Mount Crested Butte?

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

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

In Mount Crested Butte, Colorado, the average length of the day in March is 12h.

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

In Mount Crested Butte, the average sunshine in March is 7h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Mount Crested Butte?

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

What is the UV index intensity in March in Mount Crested Butte?

In March, the average daily maximum UV index in Mount Crested Butte is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Mount Crested Butte, CO

Average temperature in March - Mount 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
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Average pressure in March - Mount 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
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Average wind speed in March - Mount 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
Mount Crested Butte, CO

Average humidity in March - Mount 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
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Average rainfall in March - Mount 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
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Average rainfall days in March - Mount 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
Mount Crested Butte, CO

Average snowfall in March - Mount 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
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Average snowfall days in March - Mount 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
Mount Crested Butte, CO

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Mount 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
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Average sunshine days in March - Mount 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
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Average UV index in March - Mount 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
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Average cloud cover in March - Mount 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
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Average visibility in March - Mount 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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