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Crested Butte
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 11am Sat 06 Jun Local Time
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Crested Butte Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild with moderate rain (total 10mm) on Sat morning, Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 14°C on Sat afternoon, min -5°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSW on Sat afternoon, light winds from the SW by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 15°C on Thu afternoon, min -2°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
rain showers
thunderstorm
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
20 SSE20
55 SSW55
15 SW15
15 SW15
50 SW50
20 SW20
15 SW15
35 SW35
10 NW10
10 NW10
15 WNW15
10 NW10
5 W5
20 W20
0 W0
5 SW5
20 W20
5 E5
rain shwrs risk tstorm clear clear clear clear clear clear mod. snow some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
7 3 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 6 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
10 14 9 12 14 8 10 10 0 2 5 3 8 10 8 13 15 12
Low °C
10 13 4 8 12 2 6 5 -5 -2 4 1 4 10 6 9 15 8
Chill °C
7 11 5 9 11 3 7 6 -4 -2 1 0 6 7 7 12 14 12
Freezing level m
4450 4750 4200 4200 4800 3900 3950 4300 2600 2750 3600 3400 3700 4400 4150 4300 4800 4550
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
58478455-5-31-13537971014912148101002538108131512
Sunrise
5:41 - - 5:41 - - 5:41 - - 5:41 - - 5:41 - - 5:41 - -
Sunset
- 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:31 - - 8:31 - - 8:32 -

Crested Butte Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Crested Butte is: Mild with moderate rain (total 10mm) on Sat morning, Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Mon nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 14°C on Sat afternoon, min -5°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSW on Sat afternoon, light winds from the SW by Sat night).

Crested Butte Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 15°C on Thu afternoon, min -2°C on Tue 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
15° C
Dry
14
Light winds from the W
(14 kph at 263).
lightning 35km ENE of Crested Butte
31 km E
2968m alt.
3 hours ago
° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
Gunnison
37 km S
2352m alt.
2 hours ago
24° C
-
Wind obs. (10 kph from 269 degs) was rejected
.
Aspen Airport
39 km N
2354m alt.
2 hours ago
20.6° C
clear
Clear
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 240).
16 km
Gunnison Airport
41 km S
2339m alt.
2 hours ago
23.9° C
clear
Clear
26
Moderate winds from the SSW
(26 kph at 210).
16 km

* 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.