Steamboat Springs Weather in January

Averages By Month

With 42 inches (107cm) of fresh powder snow, January is the month with the most snowfall in Steamboat Springs . Pack a lot of warm clothes as temperatures are between highs of 29°F (-1°C) and lows of 3°F (-16°C). The place is also called Ski Town U.S.A. so obviously it’s ideal for skiing and 10 hours of daylight will provide plenty of time to do so. Besides skiing you might enjoy some snowshoeing, snowmobiling and much much more.

The unique and fantastic addons are the hot springs which allow you to warm up after a fresh day outdoors. Choose between the more commercial facilities with more activities on offer at the Old Town Hot Springs or the Strawberry Park Hot Springs which is the more laid pack choice around 20 minutes outside the town.

High and Low Temperature in January °F

Precipitation days in January °F

Steamboat Springs Weather by Month

Best Time to Visit Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs boasts ideal weather for each season. Winters are snowy and temperature lows can drop to 3°F (-16°C). There is a great ski area and plenty of snow. For less busy ski lifts, visit in early April (snow conditions usually allow for slopes to stay open until mid-April).

The rainier months between April and May are also called mud season - as it’s the most rainy time and sometimes too wet to hike. Rates are cheap though and the hot springs are at their constant 102°F (39°C)- the ideal time to simply relax and enjoy the wonderful spa.

The summer months are beautifully warm and in July it can even reach highs of up to 82°F (28°C). It’s a great time to bike, hike or enjoy the summer sun at one of the lakes or the Yampa River.

The fall’s shoulder season offers temperatures ranging from highs of 72°F (22°C) in September to lows of 15°F (-9°C) in November. It’s a less busy time but still great for enjoying the outdoors by hiking or biking.

Things to know about Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs is surely one of the kindest towns in the west of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado. For anyone who loves the outdoors it’s heaven on earth with its surrounding national parks.

Some of the best summer and shoulder season adventures include:
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Steamboat Springs waterfall stream spring
Steamboat Springs is a paradise and most famous for winter visitors as you can choose from endless activities outlined in the following:
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Steamboat Springs camp fire trees sky

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