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Crested Butte
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Crested Butte Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Fri afternoon, min -9°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Sat afternoon, min -11°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 NW10
5 W5
20 WNW20
10 N10
5 NE5
10 WNW10
10 N10
5 N5
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
5 W5
15 W15
10 S10
10 WSW10
20 WNW20
10 NNW10
5 WNW5
20 WNW20
clear clear clear snow shwrs cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear snow shwrs some clouds clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 4 - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - -
High °C
-2 1 2 -2 -5 -3 -4 3 6 4 7 8 4 -2 -3 -9 -5 -3
Low °C
-3 -3 0 -9 -8 -4 -7 -2 5 2 3 6 -2 -3 -7 -11 -10 -5
Chill °C
-6 -2 -3 -5 -5 -7 -7 2 5 3 5 5 4 -8 -9 -14 -10 -9
Freezing level m
2600 2600 3350 2250 1800 2500 1850 2750 3950 3550 3450 4150 3300 2500 2500 1350 1550 2500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-6-4-3-7-9-7-7-12023-1-7-8-14-9-8-212-2-5-3-4364784-2-3-9-5-3
Sunrise
- 7:24 - - 7:26 - - 7:26 - - 7:28 - - 7:28 - - 7:30 -
Sunset
- - 6:17 - - 6:16 - - 6:15 - - 6:14 - - 6:13 - - 6:12

Crested Butte Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Crested Butte is: A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Fri afternoon, min -9°C on Wed night)Wind will be generally light.

Crested Butte Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Sat afternoon, min -11°C on Sun night)Wind will be generally light.

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.
2 hours ago
1° C
-
5
Calm
(5 kph at 289).
Gunnison
37 km S
2352m alt.
3 hours ago
1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Aspen Airport
39 km N
2354m alt.
1 hour ago
2.8° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
9
Light winds from the SSW
(9 kph at 210).
16 km
Low: overcast
Gunnison Airport
41 km S
2339m alt.
1 hour ago
-0.6° C
clear
Clear
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 350).
16 km
Pitkin
48 km SE
2826m alt.
3 hours ago
1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 101).

* 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.