Ptarmigan Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Ptarmigan Peak Weather Summary:

Drizzle on Tue afternoon turning to light snow on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Mon afternoon, min -2°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Ptarmigan Peak Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri afternoon, min -4°C on Wed night). Mainly fresh winds.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
5 NW5
0 WSW0
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
5 S5
15 SSE15
10 SSW10
5 WNW5
15 NW15
15 WNW15
15 NW15
20 WNW20
20 NW20
20 NW20
30 NW30
25 WNW25
25 NW25
25 NW25
clear some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 2 1 4 - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
1 4 5 1 2 3 0 2 3 -2 2 3 -2 3 4 -1 3 4
Low °C
0 1 3 -2 -2 2 0 0 1 -4 -2 1 -4 -2 2 -2 -1 2
Chill °C
-2 1 2 -2 -2 -1 -4 -1 -1 -7 -2 -1 -7 -2 -1 -7 -2 -1
Freezing level m
3550 3650 4150 3300 3250 3950 3450 3500 3850 3100 3200 3850 2950 3150 4050 3200 3350 4000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-4-10-4-3-2-4-3-2-6-3-3-6-2-1-5-2-1145123023-223-234-134
Sunrise
- 7:20 - - 7:22 - - 7:22 - - 7:24 - - 7:24 - - 7:26 -
Sunset
- - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:13 - - 6:12 - - 6:10 - - 6:08

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.
1 hour ago
-2.8° C
clear
Clear
6
Light winds from the NNE
(6 kph at 30).
16 km
Como
35 km ENE
2970m alt.
2 hours ago
1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 286).
Buena Vista
37 km S
2422m alt.
1 hour ago
1.4° C
clear
Clear
7
Light winds from the WNW
(7 kph at 300).
16 km
Red Cliff Pass Airport
37 km N
3680m alt.
33 minutes ago
3° C
clear
Clear
9
Light winds from the S
(9 kph at 170).
16 km
Summit County
38 km WNW
3434m alt.
2 hours ago
0° C
-
Wind obs. (6 kph from 206 degs) was rejected
.

* 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.