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Crested Butte
Weather Forecast, United States

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Crested Butte Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon afternoon, min -12°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Fri afternoon, min -11°C on Thu morning). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
5 SE5
5 S5
5 SSE5
5 SW5
5 W5
5 NW5
5 W5
5 WNW5
10 NW10
10 NW10
10 NW10
5 NNW5
5 NW5
5 NNW5
0 N0
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
5 N5
clear some clouds light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds cloudy some clouds clear some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 2 2 2 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-2 -1 -3 -3 -2 -6 -6 -5 -9 -7 -6 -9 -5 -3 -6 -4 -3 -6
Low °C
-5 -1 -4 -5 -4 -9 -9 -7 -12 -11 -7 -10 -9 -4 -6 -6 -4 -7
Chill °C
-2 -1 -5 -5 -4 -9 -8 -9 -14 -12 -11 -14 -5 -3 -6 -4 -3 -6
Freezing level m
2650 2750 2350 2550 2450 1700 2050 1900 1200 1900 1900 1400 2250 2300 1950 2450 2300 1800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-6-5-6-8-7-10-11-10-13-11-10-13-9-8-11-8-8-10-2-1-3-3-2-6-6-5-9-7-6-9-5-3-6-4-3-6
Sunrise
7:22 - - 7:22 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:18 - -
Sunset
- 5:15 - - 5:15 - - 5:16 - - 5:17 - - 5:19 - - 5:20 -

Crested Butte Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Crested Butte is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon afternoon, min -12°C on Wed night)Wind will be generally light.

Crested Butte Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Fri afternoon, min -11°C on Thu morning)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.
2 hours ago
-11° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 87).
Gunnison
37 km S
2352m alt.
2 hours ago
-22° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Aspen Airport
39 km N
2354m alt.
2 hours ago
-12.2° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Gunnison Airport
41 km S
2339m alt.
2 hours ago
-23° C
cloudy
Mist dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 70).
5 km
Mid: overcast
Pitkin
48 km SE
2826m alt.
2 hours ago
-14° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 148).

* 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 Crested Butte and within an acceptable time window.