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Black Canyon, Colorado - Weather

Climate, Average Temperatures, Forecast,...

Weather information for the Black Canyon area is provided below. Average temperatures, climate details and current forecasts are included.

Climate

Weather can vary greatly between the canyon rim and canyon floor. Summer daytime temperatures range between 60 to 100F (15 to 38C), nights 30 to 50F (-1 to 10C). Winter daytime temperatures range between 20 to 40F (-6 to 4C), nights -10 to 20F (-23 to -6C). Precipitation is minimal, but during the summer watch out for brief afternoon thunderstorms. Layered clothing appropriate for the season is recommended.<p>

The following statistics are for Montrose, about 10 miles from the South Rim. Weather at the bottom of the canyon may be different.

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec  
Avg. High 36 44 53 61 71 82 87 85 77 65 48 38  
Avg. Low 15 21 29 35 43 51 57 55 47 36 25 17  
Precipitation 0.5 0.4 0.7 0.9 1.0 0.6 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.1 0.9 0.6  
                           

Current Weather

 

24.3°F (-4.3°C) Light Snow Feels like 24 F (-4 C) Wind Calm 0.00 in (0 mm) precipitation

 

Sat Dec 3

30°/12°F (-1°/-11°C) Clear

 

Sun Dec 4

35°/21°F (2°/-6°C) Clear

 

Mon Dec 5

36°/20°F (2°/-7°C) Clear

 

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