Crested Butte
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Crested Butte Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Mon night. Warm (max 20°C on Mon afternoon, min 11°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Crested Butte Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Thu night. Very mild (max 19°C on Thu afternoon, min 10°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
20 NNW20
5 ESE5
5 NW5
15 WNW15
5 ESE5
0 SSW0
15 W15
5 SSW5
5 NNW5
5 WNW5
10 ESE10
5 NNE5
5 WNW5
0 NE0
5 NW5
15 WNW15
5 NW5
5 W5
some clouds risk tstorm clear some clouds rain shwrs clear some clouds some clouds rain shwrs risk tstorm rain shwrs some clouds rain shwrs risk tstorm some clouds some clouds clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- 3 - - 3 - - - 1 2 3 - 3 4 - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
20 13 17 19 14 17 18 14 17 19 15 18 18 13 17 19 15 17
Low °C
18 11 13 19 11 13 18 11 13 18 12 14 17 11 13 19 10 13
Chill °C
20 13 17 19 14 17 18 14 17 19 15 18 18 12 17 19 14 17
Freezing level m
5300 4850 4900 5250 4900 4900 5300 4900 4950 5300 5000 5000 5300 4900 4850 5300 4950 4950
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 6:20 - - 6:20 - - 6:22 - - 6:22 - - 6:22 - - 6:24
Sunset
8:05 - - 8:02 - - 8:01 - - 8:00 - - 8:00 - - 7:58 - -

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.
1 hour ago
15° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 317).
Gunnison
37 km S
2352m alt.
1 hour ago
18° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 289).
Aspen Airport
39 km N
2354m alt.
1 hour ago
17.2° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the SSW
(13 kph at 210).
16 km
Gunnison Airport
41 km S
2339m alt.
58 minutes ago
14.4° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Pitkin
48 km SE
2826m alt.
2 hours ago
13° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 172).

* 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.