Mount Columbia (Sawatch)
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Columbia (Sawatch) Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Thu afternoon, min -15°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Tue morning, severe gales from the NW by Wed morning).

Days 3-6 Mount Columbia (Sawatch) Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Fri morning, min -18°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Sat afternoon, moderate winds from the W by Mon morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
20 WNW20
20 NW20
45 NW45
85 NW85
65 NW65
50 NW50
35 NW35
35 NW35
35 W35
55 W55
45 W45
35 W35
60 W60
60 W60
40 NW40
35 W35
30 W30
30 W30
clear clear clear snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-10 -9 -13 -12 -13 -15 -8 -7 -11 -7 -8 -13 -11 -11 -15 -11 -9 -13
Low °C
-13 -11 -14 -13 -14 -15 -14 -10 -11 -11 -11 -14 -14 -14 -18 -16 -12 -14
Chill °C
-17 -17 -21 -27 -28 -29 -18 -16 -22 -18 -20 -24 -24 -25 -29 -21 -19 -23
Freezing level m
2750 2400 1900 2350 1950 1500 2850 2500 2200 3250 2450 1850 2750 2100 1350 2550 2350 1900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-10-9-13-12-13-15-8-7-11-7-8-13-11-11-15-11-9-13-5-4-9-7-8-11-4-2-7-2-3-8-5-6-10-6-4-923-3-1-1-524-253-211-403-2
Sunrise
7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - -
Sunset
- 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:46 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Columbia (Sawatch) at the specific elevation of 4290 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Columbia (Sawatch). 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
Cottonwood Pass (CO)
15 km SSE
2995m alt.
54 minutes ago
2° C
clear
Clear
33
Fresh winds from the W
(33 kph at 260).
16 km
Buena Vista
18 km ESE
2422m alt.
46 minutes ago
5.1° C
clear
Clear
20
Moderate winds from the NW
(20 kph at 310).
16 km
Pitkin
37 km S
2826m alt.
2 hours ago
-1° C
-
Wind obs. (10 kph from 124 degs) was rejected
.
Leadville Airport
37 km N
3028m alt.
48 minutes ago
-1.7° C
clear
Clear
17
Light winds from the NNW
(17 kph at 330).
16 km
Poncha Springs
41 km SSE
2563m alt.
30 minutes ago
2° C
-
19
Light winds from the W
(19 kph at 271).

* 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 Mount Columbia (Sawatch) and within an acceptable time window.