Crested Butte
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Crested Butte Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -8°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Crested Butte Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Fri morning, min -12°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Wed afternoon, calm by Sat morning).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
5 SE5
5 SE5
5 W5
5 WNW5
10 NNW10
10 NW10
15 NW15
10 NW10
30 WNW30
20 NW20
15 NNW15
15 NW15
10 NW10
5 WNW5
10 W10
10 W10
5 WNW5
5 W5
clear clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 1 - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - -
High °C
2 -2 -1 -2 -4 -4 -3 -7 -5 -5 -10 -4 -2 -4 -1 -1 -5 -3
Low °C
0 -3 -3 -4 -7 -7 -5 -8 -8 -8 -12 -9 -4 -5 -4 -3 -7 -7
Chill °C
2 -4 -3 -5 -7 -8 -8 -13 -13 -13 -17 -9 -6 -6 -5 -5 -8 -6
Freezing level m
3050 2400 2900 2450 2100 2350 2200 1750 2200 1700 1050 2350 2350 2150 2900 2500 1900 2500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-3-6-5-6-8-9-7-11-10-10-13-8-6-8-5-5-9-82-2-1-2-4-4-3-7-5-5-10-4-2-4-1-1-5-3
Sunrise
- - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:22 - - 7:22 - - 7:22
Sunset
4:46 - - 4:46 - - 4:46 - - 4:47 - - 4:47 - - 4:49 - -

Issued local time.

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.
38 minutes ago
-3° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 76).
Gunnison
37 km S
2352m alt.
2 hours ago
-9° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 44).
Aspen Airport
39 km N
2354m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.4° C
clear
Clear
13
Light winds from the SSW
(13 kph at 200).
16 km
Gunnison Airport
41 km S
2339m alt.
59 minutes ago
-11.7° C
clear
Clear
Wind obs. (6 kph from 60 degs) was rejected
.
16 km
Pitkin
48 km SE
2826m alt.
2 hours ago
-4° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 175).

* 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.