March weather forecast and climate
Colstrip, MT

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a frosty month in Colstrip, Montana, with average temperature varying between 45°F (7.2°C) and 28.2°F (-2.1°C).

Temperature

In Colstrip, the average high-temperature in March increases, from a subzero cold 31.1°F (-0.5°C) in February, to a frosty 45°F (7.2°C). In March, the average low-temperature is 28.2°F (-2.1°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 71%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 8.9 days. Throughout March, 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Colstrip, during the entire year, the rain falls for 113.9 days and collects up to 14.84" (377mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Colstrip, Montana, are January through June, September through December. In Colstrip, in March, snow falls for 8.7 days, with typically accumulated 3.66" (93mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 55.2 snowfall days, and 23.5" (597mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in March is 7.3h.

UV index

January through April, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 Colstrip?

In Colstrip, Montana, the average relative humidity in March is 71%.

How much does it rain in Colstrip in March?

In March, in Colstrip, Montana, the rain falls for 8.9 days. Throughout March, 0.91" (23mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in March in Colstrip?

In March, in Colstrip, Montana, it is snowing for 8.7 days. Throughout March, 3.66" (93mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Colstrip have in March?

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

How long on average sun shines in March in Colstrip?

In March, the average sunshine in Colstrip is 7.3h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Colstrip?

Months with the lowest UV index in Colstrip, Montana, are January through April, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in March in Colstrip?

In Colstrip, the average daily maximum UV index in March is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in March
Colstrip, MT

Average temperature in March - Colstrip, MT
  • Average high temperature in March: 45°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (30.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in March: 28.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16°F).

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Average pressure in March
Colstrip, MT

Average pressure in March - Colstrip, MT
  • Average pressure in March: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84").

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Average wind speed in March
Colstrip, MT

Average wind speed in March - Colstrip, MT
  • Average wind speed in March: 8.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.8mph).

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Average humidity in March
Colstrip, MT

Average humidity in March - Colstrip, MT
  • Average humidity in March: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (42%).

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Average rainfall in March
Colstrip, MT

Average rainfall in March - Colstrip, MT
  • Average rainfall in March: 0.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.56").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (0.47").

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Average rainfall days in March
Colstrip, MT

Average rainfall days in March - Colstrip, MT
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.8 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Colstrip, MT

Average snowfall in March - Colstrip, MT
  • Average snowfall in March: 3.66"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.33").
Months with the least snowfall are July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in March
Colstrip, MT

Average snowfall days in March - Colstrip, MT
  • Average snowfall days in March: 8.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (10.4 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
Colstrip, MT

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Colstrip, MT
  • Average daylight in March: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.7h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 7.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h).

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Average sunshine days in March
Colstrip, MT

Average sunshine days in March - Colstrip, MT
  • Average sunshine days in March: 15.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Colstrip, MT

Average UV index in March - Colstrip, MT
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Colstrip, MT

Average cloud cover in March - Colstrip, MT
  • Average cloud cover in March: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 15).

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Average visibility in March
Colstrip, MT

Average visibility in March - Colstrip, MT
  • 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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