Mount Elbert
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Elbert Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Wed morning, min -24°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Tue morning, near gales from the NW by Wed afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Elbert Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sun morning, min -20°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NW on Fri night, gales from the WNW by Mon morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
20 NNW20
25 NNW25
50 NNW50
55 NW55
60 NW60
30 NW30
50 NNW50
45 NW45
50 NW50
40 WNW40
30 WNW30
25 NW25
40 N40
40 NNW40
35 NW35
30 NW30
30 NW30
50 WNW50
light snow cloudy some clouds clear snow shwrs mod. snow light snow snow shwrs clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - - 1 7 5 1 - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-21 -20 -22 -16 -16 -19 -18 -17 -21 -15 -14 -19 -14 -12 -15 -10 -10 -14
Low °C
-23 -21 -24 -21 -17 -21 -21 -19 -22 -20 -16 -20 -19 -14 -16 -15 -11 -16
Chill °C
-32 -32 -38 -30 -31 -34 -33 -31 -36 -27 -26 -31 -26 -23 -27 -20 -20 -25
Freezing level m
1200 1150 0 1800 1700 1400 1750 1500 700 2150 1900 1250 2100 1950 1650 2850 2500 1700
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-21-20-22-16-16-19-18-17-21-15-14-19-14-12-15-10-10-14-15-14-18-11-10-13-12-11-17-9-8-13-9-7-11-4-4-10
Sunrise
7:20 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - -
Sunset
- 5:14 - - 5:15 - - 5:16 - - 5:17 - - 5:19 - - 5:20 -

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
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
17
Light winds from the NNW
(17 kph at 340).
16 km
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Summit County
29 km N
3434m alt.
1 hour ago
-10° C
-
Wind obs. (10 kph from 28 degs) was rejected
.
Aspen Airport
39 km W
2354m alt.
1 hour ago
-5.6° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
13
Light winds from the NNW
(13 kph at 330).
16 km
Low: scattered
Cottonwood Pass (CO)
42 km SSE
2995m alt.
1 hour ago
-7° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 130).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Buena Vista
44 km SE
2422m alt.
1 hour ago
-5.0° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 250).
16 km
Low: scattered

* 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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