The best times to visit Snowmass Village for ideal weather are

May 28th to September 9th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Snowmass Village Travel Info

Weather in Snowmass Village

Temperature

Average temperatures in Snowmass Village vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 29th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Snowmass Village, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late June where highs are regularly around 82°F (27.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 46.1°F (7.8°C) at night.

Snowmass Village Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Snowmass Village Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Snowmass Village Perceived Temperature (F)

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Snowmass Village Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Snowmass Village Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 32.5 18.6 6.9
Feb 36 23.1 11.2
Mar 46.7 32.3 19.8
Apr 53.6 39.1 26.7
May 63 47.9 33.9
Jun 76.3 59.5 41.6
Jul 80.6 63.3 47.7
Aug 78.5 61.4 46.5
Sep 71.9 54.7 39.8
Oct 58.6 42.3 29.1
Nov 46.4 30.6 18.4
Dec 32.8 20.3 9.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 0.3 -7.4 -13.9
Feb 2.2 -4.9 -11.6
Mar 8.2 0.2 -6.8
Apr 12 3.9 -2.9
May 17.2 8.8 1.1
Jun 24.6 15.3 5.3
Jul 27 17.4 8.7
Aug 25.8 16.3 8.1
Sep 22.2 12.6 4.3
Oct 14.8 5.7 -1.6
Nov 8 -0.8 -7.6
Dec 0.4 -6.5 -12.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Snowmass Village are June, February, and then November. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid January. For example, on the week of January 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid April with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of April 16th.

When can you find snow in Snowmass Village? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Snowmass Village.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Snowmass Village (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 11% 0 1
Feb 9% 0 0.9
Mar 13% 0 1.2
Apr 19% 0 1.8
May 17% 0 1.6
Jun 7% 0 0.8
Jul 22% 0 2.2
Aug 15% 0 1.4
Sep 14% 0 1.3
Oct 13% 0 1.3
Nov 11% 0 0.8
Dec 13% 0 1.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 11 0 2.5
Feb 9 0 2.3
Mar 13 0 3
Apr 19 0 4.6
May 17 0 4.1
Jun 7 0 2
Jul 22 0 5.6
Aug 15 0 3.6
Sep 14 0 3.3
Oct 13 0 3.3
Nov 11 0 2
Dec 13 0 3.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Snowmass Village has some humid months, and dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is June (26% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (62.6%).

Wind in Snowmass Village is usually calm. The windiest month is June, followed by May and April. June’s average wind speed of around 5.9 knots (6.8 MPH or 10.9 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late May where average top sustained speeds reach 15.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Snowmass Village.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 3.9 Barely noticeable 9 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.4 Light breeze 10.4 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.2 Light breeze 12 Gentle breeze
Apr 5.7 Light breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
May 5.8 Light breeze 14.1 Gentle breeze
Jun 5.9 Light breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Jul 5.1 Light breeze 13.2 Gentle breeze
Aug 5.1 Light breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Sep 5.2 Light breeze 12.1 Gentle breeze
Oct 4.9 Light breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Nov 4.5 Light breeze 10.3 Gentle breeze
Dec 3.8 Barely noticeable 9.2 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 58.5%
Feb 55%
Mar 42.7%
Apr 40.3%
May 38%
Jun 26%
Jul 38.9%
Aug 39.2%
Sep 37.7%
Oct 42.7%
Nov 47.8%
Dec 62.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Snowmass Village?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 23, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Snowmass Village, CO, US is May, followed by July and June. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Snowmass Village in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 44.1 in December means 44.1% of the tourists vs. May.

 

 

Overall Snowmass Village Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 70.3°F (21.3°C) and 38.8°F (3.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 2 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Snowmass Village, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 75.1°F (23.9°C) and 42.3°F (5.7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 3 to 4 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Snowmass Village to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 38.8°F (3.8°C) and 28°F (-2.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 4 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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