Valles Caldera
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Valles Caldera Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Fri afternoon, min -4°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSE on Wed afternoon, calm by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 Valles Caldera Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 6mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon afternoon, min 0°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Sat night, calm by Mon morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
clear
thunderstorm
snow showers
Wind km/h
45 SE45
55 SSE55
45 SSE45
35 S35
30 SSW30
25 SW25
5 NW5
5 NW5
30 SE30
25 SE25
30 SSE30
35 SSE35
15 SSE15
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
5 WSW5
10 SSW10
20 SSE20
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs clear clear risk tstorm snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 4 2
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 - - - - - - - - 1 - - - 3
High °C
-2 -2 -3 -1 0 -1 0 3 3 1 2 0 1 2 1 1 3 3
Low °C
-4 -3 -4 -2 -1 -1 -1 3 0 0 2 0 1 2 1 0 3 1
Chill °C
-11 -11 -12 -8 -7 -8 -2 3 -1 -5 -4 -7 -4 -2 -3 1 1 1
Freezing level m
2850 3050 2800 3100 3350 3350 3200 3850 3600 3450 3800 3400 3550 3700 3600 3500 3800 3750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-2-2-3-10-1033120121133
Sunrise
7:13 - - 7:15 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - -
Sunset
- 6:28 - - 6:25 - - 6:24 - - 6:23 - - 6:22 - - 6:21 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Valles Caldera at the specific elevation of 3430 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Valles Caldera. 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 New-Mexico.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Los Alamos
24 km E
2196m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 209).
Los Alamos Airport
27 km E
2179m alt.
2 hours ago
6.6° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the SSW
(6 kph at 200).
16 km
Low: broken
Mid: overcast
Los Alamos
27 km E
2207m alt.
2 hours ago
7° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 215).
White Rock
32 km E
2004m alt.
2 hours ago
8° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 263).
Los Alamos
32 km E
1983m alt.
2 hours ago
7° C
Dry
Wind obs. (6 kph from 259 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 Valles Caldera and within an acceptable time window.