Ptarmigan Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Ptarmigan Peak Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 13mm), heaviest on Tue afternoon. Very mild (max 14°C on Thu afternoon, min 6°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Tue night, fresh winds from the WNW by Thu afternoon).

Days 3-6 Ptarmigan Peak Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Sat afternoon. Very mild (max 15°C on Fri afternoon, min 6°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
rain showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
10 SW10
20 WSW20
5 WNW5
10 WSW10
15 W15
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
35 WNW35
10 W10
10 W10
20 W20
10 W10
5 WSW5
10 W10
10 WSW10
10 W10
20 W20
15 W15
some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear rain shwrs rain shwrs clear some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- 7 3 2 1 - - - - - - - - 3 2 - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
12 12 9 11 13 9 12 14 8 13 15 11 14 14 10 14 15 10
Low °C
9 11 6 7 12 6 9 13 6 9 15 8 11 12 7 10 15 6
Chill °C
10 11 7 9 11 7 9 11 5 12 14 10 14 13 10 13 14 8
Freezing level m
4800 5050 4700 4600 5200 4750 4800 5150 4550 4850 5350 4900 5000 5250 4900 4950 5350 4800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
7746857847968958105121291113912148131511141410141510
Sunrise
6:22 - - 6:24 - - 6:24 - - 6:24 - - 6:26 - - 6:26 - -
Sunset
- 7:51 - - 7:50 - - 7:49 - - 7:46 - - 7:45 - - 7:44 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Ptarmigan Peak at the specific elevation of 3500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Ptarmigan 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
15 km WNW
3028m alt.
2 hours ago
16.1° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
20
Moderate winds from the N
(20 kph at 360).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Como
35 km ENE
2970m alt.
1 hour ago
18° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 292).
Buena Vista
37 km S
2422m alt.
2 hours ago
n/a° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Low: broken
Summit County
38 km WNW
3434m alt.
1 hour ago
18° C
Dry
Wind observation was rejected
.
Cottonwood Pass (CO)
41 km S
2995m alt.
2 hours ago
18° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the ESE
(7 kph at 110).
16 km
Low: broken

* 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 Ptarmigan Peak and within an acceptable time window.