Blanca Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Blanca Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sat morning, min -25°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Sat morning, light winds from the SW by Mon morning).

Days 3-6 Blanca Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue morning. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Fri morning, min -27°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SSW on Tue morning, severe gales from the SSW by Thu night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
snow showers
light snow
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
85 WSW85
65 WNW65
40 W40
35 WSW35
35 SW35
20 S20
30 SSW30
30 SSW30
35 S35
30 SSW30
35 SW35
35 SW35
40 WSW40
35 WSW35
50 SSW50
40 S40
50 SSW50
75 SW75
snow shwrs light snow clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow light snow heavy snow light snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 2 - - - 1 1 5 12 2 1 - - - - 1 1 -
High °C
-16 -18 -22 -23 -21 -22 -23 -23 -24 -23 -22 -24 -24 -21 -21 -21 -20 -18
Low °C
-17 -20 -25 -24 -21 -25 -25 -24 -25 -25 -22 -27 -27 -22 -23 -22 -20 -21
Chill °C
-34 -35 -38 -37 -35 -34 -36 -37 -39 -36 -36 -39 -39 -35 -35 -35 -34 -36
Freezing level m
2000 1550 600 1100 1550 1100 1150 850 450 900 1250 0 400 900 350 1250 1650 1200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-16-18-22-23-21-22-23-23-24-23-22-24-24-21-21-21-20-18-11-12-16-17-14-15-17-17-18-18-16-18-20-16-17-15-13-13-3-5-9-10-7-8-10-10-11-11-8-11-14-10-11-8-6-7
Sunrise
6:50 - - 6:48 - - 6:47 - - 6:46 - - 6:45 - - 6:43 - -
Sunset
- 5:42 - - 5:43 - - 5:44 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:46 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Blanca Peak at the specific elevation of 4372 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Blanca Peak. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Colorado.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Alamosa Airport
37 km SW
2299m alt.
54 minutes ago
-2.8° C
light snow
Light snow.
30
Fresh winds from the W
(30 kph at 260).
11 km
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken
Cuchara
40 km SE
2862m alt.
2 hours ago
-3° C
-
5
Calm
(5 kph at 203).
La Veta
41 km E
2164.1m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
-
Westcliffe
56 km NNE
2738m alt.
2 hours ago
-3° C
-
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 229).
Westcliffe
61 km N
2640m alt.
36 minutes ago
-3° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 60).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Blanca Peak and within an acceptable time window.

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