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– Lat/Long: 38.88° N 106.94° W

UsCrested Butte
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 4pm Mon 08 Mar Local Time
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Crested Butte Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon afternoon, min -12°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Wed morning, calm by Wed night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Fri afternoon, min -9°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Mon
8
Tuesday
9
Wednesday
10
Thursday
11
Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sun
14
PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 WSW10
10 SSW10
15 SW15
15 SSW15
35 WSW35
45 WSW45
20 WSW20
5 SSW5
15 SSE15
10 SSW10
5 E5
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
15 ENE15
15 ENE15
15 NE15
15 NNW15
15 NW15
cloudy clear clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs light snow some clouds snow shwrs some clouds cloudy snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 6 3 2 4 1 - 1 - - 1 2 2 1 -
High °C
1 -1 0 1 -2 -8 -7 -9 -7 -5 -7 -4 -1 -4 -4 -5 -7 -5
Low °C
0 -3 -4 0 -9 -9 -8 -12 -10 -5 -8 -7 -2 -7 -7 -5 -9 -8
Chill °C
-2 -4 -4 -5 -6 -18 -16 -15 -13 -10 -11 -11 -6 -8 -9 -10 -12 -10
Freezing level m
3100 2650 3050 3050 2050 1750 1800 1300 1900 2300 1800 2400 2800 2000 2450 2300 1600 2250
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-4-6-5-4-7-13-12-14-12-10-12-9-7-10-9-10-12-91-101-2-8-7-9-7-5-7-4-1-4-4-5-7-5
Sunrise
- - 6:28 - - 6:26 - - 6:24 - - 6:22 - - 6:20 - - 6:20
Sunset
6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:08 - - 6:09 - - 6:10 - - 6:12 - -

Crested Butte Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Crested Butte is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon afternoon, min -12°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Wed morning, calm by Wed night).

Crested Butte Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Fri afternoon, min -9°C on Sat night)Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Crested Butte at the specific elevation of 3000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Crested Butte. 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
Mt. Crested Butte
3 km NW
2926m alt.
34 minutes ago
-2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 103).
Gunnison
37 km S
2352m alt.
2 hours ago
2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Aspen Airport
39 km N
2354m alt.
1 hour ago
4.4° C
clear
-
24
Moderate winds from the S
(24 kph at 170).
16 km
Low: few
Gunnison Airport
41 km S
2339m alt.
1 hour ago
1.7° C
clear
Clear
20
Moderate winds from the N
(20 kph at 360).
16 km
Redstone
50 km NW
2028m alt.
1 hour ago
3° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 281).

* 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.