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Capitol Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 11am Tue 20 Oct Local Time
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Capitol Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Wed afternoon, min 0°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Tue night, near gales from the WSW by Thu afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Fri afternoon, min -15°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Sat afternoon, light winds from the W by Sun night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
15 W15
25 W25
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
25 WSW25
25 SW25
25 WSW25
55 WSW55
15 W15
20 WSW20
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
30 WSW30
60 WSW60
20 W20
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
15 WSW15
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear light snow light snow mod. snow heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 2 10 17
High °C
6 7 5 7 8 5 5 7 3 4 5 2 2 3 0 -4 -4 -8
Low °C
3 6 4 4 7 3 3 5 0 1 4 0 0 2 -3 -4 -6 -15
Chill °C
2 3 2 3 4 1 -1 1 -3 -2 -1 -5 -5 -5 -8 -11 -11 -14
Freezing level m
3950 4450 4200 4150 4600 4100 4000 4350 3650 3700 4100 3800 3500 3950 3150 2850 2900 1850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
01012-100-2-2-1-3-3-3-5-9-10-14675785573452230-4-4-81314111415101314911129910733-2
Sunrise
7:22 - - 7:24 - - 7:24 - - 7:26 - - 7:26 - - 7:28 - -
Sunset
- 6:21 - - 6:20 - - 6:17 - - 6:16 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 -

Capitol Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Capitol Peak is: Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Wed afternoon, min 0°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Tue night, near gales from the WSW by Thu afternoon).

Capitol Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Fri afternoon, min -15°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Sat afternoon, light winds from the W by Sun night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Capitol Peak at the specific elevation of 3500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Capitol 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
Aspen Airport
21 km ENE
2354m alt.
1 hour ago
17.2° C
clear
Clear
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 360).
16 km
Sunlight (CO)
41 km WNW
3232m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
clear
Clear
17
Light winds from the SW.(Wind varies from 210 to 270 degs)
(17 kph at 230).
16 km
Eagle County Region Airport
55 km NNE
1993m alt.
1 hour ago
17.8° C
clear
Clear
26
Moderate winds from the WNW
(26 kph at 290).
16 km
Leadville Airport
67 km E
3028m alt.
1 hour ago
13.3° C
clear
Clear
35
Fresh winds from the NW
(35 kph at 310).
16 km
Rifle Airport
70 km WNW
1678m alt.
1 hour ago
18.9° C
clear
Clear
20
Moderate winds from the WSW
(20 kph at 250).
16 km

* 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.