Crestone Needle
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Crestone Needle Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue afternoon, min -7°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Mon night, fresh winds from the WSW by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 Crestone Needle Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Wed afternoon, min -13°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Wed afternoon, light winds from the ENE by Fri night).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
Wind km/h
20 W20
25 WNW25
25 W25
25 W25
10 WSW10
20 WSW20
25 SW25
30 SW30
25 SW25
40 WSW40
40 SW40
35 WSW35
35 SW35
30 SW30
45 SW45
45 WNW45
5 ENE5
20 NE20
snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 8 1
High °C
-4 -5 -5 -1 -2 -1 3 1 1 4 2 1 4 0 -6 -6 -9 -12
Low °C
-5 -7 -7 -2 -3 -3 2 -2 -2 4 -1 -1 3 -5 -6 -7 -13 -13
Chill °C
-10 -12 -12 -6 -7 -7 -3 -5 -5 -2 -5 -5 -2 -7 -16 -16 -14 -20
Freezing level m
2950 2600 2450 3250 3200 3050 3700 3500 3250 4050 3600 3300 3950 3300 2650 2850 1950 1600
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-11-12-10-7-8-6-4-5-5-2-5-5-3-6-13-13-16-17-4-5-5-1-2-131142140-6-6-9-123226561088129811722-2-5
Sunrise
- - 6:58 - - 6:56 - - 6:54 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:50
Sunset
7:16 - - 7:17 - - 7:19 - - 7:20 - - 7:21 - - 7:22 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Crestone Needle at the specific elevation of 3500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Crestone Needle. 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
Westcliffe
17 km N
2640m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 86).
Westcliffe
26 km ENE
2738m alt.
2 hours ago
4° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 33).
Canon City
43 km NNE
2409.7m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the W
(6 kph at 269).
Saguache Muni
54 km W
2385m alt.
1 hour ago
5° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Canon City
55 km NNE
1780m alt.
2 hours ago
9° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 24).

* 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 Crestone Needle and within an acceptable time window.