Mount Elbert
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Elbert Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue afternoon, min -15°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Elbert Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed afternoon, min -19°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Wed night, near gales from the W by Fri night).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
Wind km/h
15 NNW15
20 NW20
20 NW20
20 NW20
20 W20
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
20 WNW20
20 WNW20
25 WSW25
45 WSW45
45 W45
50 NW50
45 WNW45
40 W40
50 W50
55 W55
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear snow shwrs heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 1 6 - - 4 16
High °C
-12 -15 -10 -9 -12 -9 -8 -12 -9 -7 -10 -9 -10 -15 -11 -11 -14 -16
Low °C
-14 -15 -14 -11 -13 -13 -10 -13 -12 -9 -11 -11 -13 -17 -16 -13 -15 -18
Chill °C
-20 -24 -18 -17 -20 -15 -15 -18 -16 -14 -17 -20 -22 -28 -23 -23 -26 -30
Freezing level m
2300 1950 2900 2650 2250 3150 2850 2400 3250 2950 2550 3150 2550 1800 2600 2450 2250 1750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-12-15-10-9-12-9-8-12-9-7-10-9-10-15-11-11-14-16-5-10-4-3-7-3-2-6-2-1-5-3-3-8-6-4-8-9
Sunrise
- - 6:52 - - 6:54 - - 6:54 - - 6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:58
Sunset
4:49 - - 4:47 - - 4:47 - - 4:46 - - 4:46 - - 4:45 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Elbert at the specific elevation of 4399 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Elbert. 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
17 km NE
3028m alt.
1 hour ago
-10.0° C
clear
Clear
17
Light winds from the N
(17 kph at 10).
16 km
Summit County
29 km N
3434m alt.
1 hour ago
-8° C
-
5
Calm
(5 kph at 232).
Aspen Airport
39 km W
2354m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.4° C
clear
Clear
13
Light winds from the SSW
(13 kph at 200).
16 km
Cottonwood Pass (CO)
42 km SSE
2995m alt.
2 hours ago
-1° C
clear
Clear
15
Light winds from the WNW.(Wind varies from 270 to 350 degs)
(15 kph at 290).
16 km
Buena Vista
44 km SE
2422m alt.
1 hour ago
0.5° C
clear
Clear
39
Strong winds from the NNW
(39 kph at 330).
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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Mount Elbert and within an acceptable time window.

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