March weather forecast and climate
Salida, CO

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is also a wintry month in Salida, Colorado, with average temperature varying between 20.5°F (-6.4°C) and 40.8°F (4.9°C).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a wintry 32.2°F (0.1°C) in February, to a still cold 40.8°F (4.9°C). In March, in Salida, the average low-temperature is 20.5°F (-6.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 68%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 4.3 days. Throughout March, 0.47" (12mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 66.3 rainfall days, and 6.38" (162mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through June, September through December are months with snowfall in Salida. In March, in Salida, Colorado, it is snowing for 7.6 days. Throughout March, 3.31" (84mm) of snow is accumulated. In Salida, during the entire year, snow falls for 41.4 days, and aggregates up to 19.88" (505mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Salida is 9h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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. 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 Salida?

In March, in Salida, Colorado, the average high-temperature is 40.8°F (4.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 20.5°F (-6.4°C).

What is the average humidity in March in Salida?

In Salida, Colorado, the average relative humidity in March is 68%.

How many days does it rain in March in Salida?

In March, in Salida, Colorado, the rain falls for 4.3 days. Throughout March, 0.47" (12mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Salida in March?

In Salida, during March, snow falls for 7.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.31" (84mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in March in Salida?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Salida?

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

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Salida?

Months with the lowest UV index in Salida are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in March in Salida?

In Salida, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Salida, CO

Average temperature in March - Salida, CO
  • Average high temperature in March: 40.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (31.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 20.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (46.8°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (10.6°F).

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Average pressure in March
Salida, CO

Average pressure in March - Salida, CO
  • Average pressure in March: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.18").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (29.93").

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Average wind speed in March
Salida, CO

Average wind speed in March - Salida, CO
  • Average wind speed in March: 7.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February, March and April (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in March
Salida, CO

Average humidity in March - Salida, CO
  • Average humidity in March: 68%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (41%).

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Average rainfall in March
Salida, CO

Average rainfall in March - Salida, CO
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.47"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.34").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and November (0.2").

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Average rainfall days in March
Salida, CO

Average rainfall days in March - Salida, CO
  • Average rainfall days in March: 4.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (1.1 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Salida, CO

Average snowfall in March - Salida, CO
  • Average snowfall in March: 3.31"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.46").
Months with the least snowfall are July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Salida, CO

Average snowfall days in March - Salida, CO
  • Average snowfall days in March: 7.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (7.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Salida, CO

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Salida, 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: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 6.7).

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Average sunshine days in March
Salida, CO

Average sunshine days in March - Salida, CO
  • Average sunshine days in March: 19.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (25.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (16.4 days).

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Average UV index in March
Salida, CO

Average UV index in March - Salida, CO
  • Average UV index in March: 2

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

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Average cloud cover in March
Salida, CO

Average cloud cover in March - Salida, CO
  • Average cloud cover in March: 25

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 31).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 15).

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Average visibility in March
Salida, CO

Average visibility in March - Salida, CO
  • Average visibility in March: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and February (5mi).

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