Sunlight Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Sunlight Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu afternoon, min -14°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Mon night, gales from the NNW by Wed afternoon).

Days 3-6 Sunlight Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu night, min -16°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the W on Fri afternoon, moderate winds from the WNW by Sun morning).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
5 NW5
15 NW15
30 NNW30
55 NNW55
65 NNW65
60 NNW60
50 NNW50
35 NW35
30 WNW30
40 W40
55 W55
45 WNW45
35 W35
45 WSW45
45 W45
40 NNW40
30 W30
35 W35
snow shwrs some clouds clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds snow shwrs some clouds clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - -
High °C
-10 -9 -8 -11 -11 -10 -11 -6 -5 -8 -9 -9 -12 -10 -10 -13 -11 -11
Low °C
-12 -12 -10 -12 -12 -13 -14 -10 -7 -10 -10 -11 -13 -12 -12 -16 -15 -13
Chill °C
-14 -16 -16 -22 -24 -23 -23 -15 -13 -17 -21 -21 -23 -21 -21 -25 -21 -21
Freezing level m
2400 2950 2600 2200 2600 2100 1950 3250 2950 2600 2850 2500 2100 2700 2350 1450 2650 2300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-10-9-8-11-11-10-11-6-5-8-9-9-12-10-10-13-11-11-6-4-3-7-6-6-8-10-4-4-3-8-5-6-9-6-5034-211-256124-211-313
Sunrise
- 7:18 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:22 - - 7:22 -
Sunset
- - 4:53 - - 4:53 - - 4:53 - - 4:54 - - 4:54 - - 4:55

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Sunlight Peak at the specific elevation of 4285 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Sunlight 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
Silverton
21 km NW
2840m alt.
2 hours ago
-7° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Rico
39 km WSW
2743m alt.
2 hours ago
-5° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 95).
Ouray
44 km N
2384m alt.
2 hours ago
-1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 216).
Telluride Region Airport
45 km WNW
2769m alt.
2 hours ago
-2° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 130).
16 km
Low: overcast
Bayfield
46 km S
2127m alt.
2 hours ago
-3° C
-
5
Calm
(5 kph at 42).

* 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 Sunlight Peak and within an acceptable time window.

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