Crater Lake Weather Information

Crater Lake National Park has four weather stations. One station, located near the Steel Visitors Center is operated by park rangers and reports daily data to the National Weather Service. Three other stations, operated by park biologists for research purposes, reports hourly data to a publicly available website operated by the University of Utah - Department of Atmospheric Sciences.

 
Crater Lake weather buoy
Weather buoy floating on Crater Lake.

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Floating Lake Buoy

Click to go to the weather data collected from the weather station floating in the lake. This information is updated by 15 minutes past every hour.

 
lagoon weather station
Weather station located near park headquarters.

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Headquarters area

Click on the photo at left to go to the weather data collected from the weather station near employee housing and the park headquarters area. This information is updated by 15 minutes past every hour.

 
Rim weather tower
Weather station located on the rim of Crater Lake.

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Rim Village

Click on the photo to the right to go to the weather data collected from the weather station near Rim Village and the Lodge area. This information is updated by 30 minutes past every hour.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Crater Lake National Park
PO Box 7

Crater Lake , OR 97604

Phone:

(541) 594-3000

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