Handies Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Handies Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sat afternoon, min -5°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Handies Peak Weather Summary:

Mild with light rain (total 5mm) on Mon afternoon Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sun afternoon, min -2°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
20 S20
20 SSW20
20 SSW20
15 WSW15
5 NW5
5 ENE5
5 SSE5
5 SSW5
5 SW5
10 S10
10 SSW10
10 SW10
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
15 SW15
10 S10
10 S10
15 SW15
snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear rain shwrs some clouds clear rain shwrs snow shwrs light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - 4 - - -
Snow
Snow cm
4 1 1 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 3 2 3
High °C
-3 -1 -1 -2 1 3 -1 3 4 0 4 5 0 4 4 0 2 2
Low °C
-3 -2 -1 -5 -3 2 -2 -1 3 -2 0 3 -1 1 3 -1 0 1
Chill °C
-8 -7 -7 -7 1 3 -4 3 2 -3 1 2 -3 1 1 -4 -2 -2
Freezing level m
3000 3150 3450 2900 3000 3900 3200 3400 4050 3300 3500 4100 3400 3650 4050 3500 3500 3750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-8-7-6-7-4-3-6-3-2-5-2-1-5-2-2-5-4-4-3-1-1-213-134045044022456471059116101271111789
Sunrise
- 7:20 - - 7:22 - - 7:22 - - 7:24 - - 7:24 - - 7:26 -
Sunset
- - 6:28 - - 6:27 - - 6:24 - - 6:23 - - 6:22 - - 6:21

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Handies Peak at the specific elevation of 3500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Handies Peak. 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
Ouray
19 km WNW
2384m alt.
2 hours ago
4° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 102).
Lake City
20 km ENE
2638m alt.
2 hours ago
1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 298).
Ridgway
35 km WNW
2132m alt.
2 hours ago
-1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 129).
Telluride Region Airport
35 km WSW
2769m alt.
57 minutes ago
2° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 140).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
High: overcast
Ridgway
41 km WNW
2530m alt.
2 hours ago
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 116).

* 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 Handies Peak and within an acceptable time window.