Current Weather Conditions »
Conditions at the Elk Creek Visitor Center, 16 miles west of Gunnison, Colorado.

7-Day Forecast »
National Weather Service forecast for Gunnison, Colorado.


Weather can vary greatly throughout the day. Summer daytime temperatures range between 50 to 90F (10 to 32C), nights 40 to 60F (4 to 15C). Winter daytime temperatures range between -20 to +40F (-29 to +4C), nights -30 to +20F (-34 to -7C).

Precipitation is minimal, but afternoon thunderstorms and strong winds are common during the summer. Snow accumulation varies greatly year to year. Layered clothing appropriate for the season is recommended.

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102 Elk Creek
Gunnison, CO 81230


(970) 641-2337 x205

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