La Plata Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 La Plata Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu afternoon, min -13°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Tue night, near gales from the NW by Wed morning).

Days 3-6 La Plata Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sat morning, min -18°C on Sat night). Mainly fresh winds.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
25 NW25
60 NW60
30 NW30
25 NW25
25 NW25
20 WNW20
20 W20
35 W35
30 W30
20 W20
35 WSW35
25 W25
25 NW25
25 WNW25
20 WNW20
20 W20
25 W25
20 W20
some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear mod. snow snow shwrs clear clear clear snow shwrs some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 2 - - - - - - - - - 6 6 - - - 1 -
High °C
-9 -8 -9 -12 -5 -3 -8 -3 -5 -11 -6 -8 -13 -11 -9 -12 -7 -6
Low °C
-11 -9 -11 -13 -11 -7 -9 -8 -8 -12 -11 -10 -18 -16 -12 -13 -11 -9
Chill °C
-18 -20 -20 -21 -12 -9 -15 -11 -14 -20 -15 -18 -22 -20 -17 -20 -15 -13
Freezing level m
1900 2200 1700 1300 2700 2300 2150 3100 2250 1550 2500 2000 800 1850 1650 1450 2450 2150
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-14-14-14-16-10-8-12-8-11-15-12-14-19-16-15-17-13-13-9-8-9-12-5-3-8-3-5-11-6-8-13-11-9-12-7-6
Sunrise
- 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:22 - - 7:22 -
Sunset
- - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:46 - - 4:46 - - 4:47

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for La Plata Peak at the specific elevation of 3500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of La Plata 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
Leadville Airport
26 km NNE
3028m alt.
1 hour ago
-5.0° C
light snow
Light snow.
19
Light winds from the NNW
(19 kph at 340).
10 km
Low: broken
Mid: overcast
Cottonwood Pass (CO)
35 km SE
2995m alt.
1 hour ago
0° C
clear
Clear
17
Light winds from the NNW.(Wind varies from 260 to 020 degs)
(17 kph at 330).
16 km
Buena Vista
39 km SE
2422m alt.
1 hour ago
-0.3° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Summit County
39 km N
3434m alt.
2 hours ago
-3° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 309).
Aspen Airport
41 km WNW
2354m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.2° C
light snow
Light snow.
6
Light winds from the S
(6 kph at 180).
14 km
Low: broken
Mid: overcast

* 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 La Plata Peak and within an acceptable time window.

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