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    Breckenridge weather and climate

    Colorado

    Breckenridge weather and climate

     

    Day

    3 °C

     

    Night

    -12 °C

     

    Precipitation

    42 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    11 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    8 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    49 %

     

    Day

    3 °C

     

    Night

    -12 °C

     

    Precipitation

    42 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    11 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    8 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    49 %

    Overview: Breckenridge
    Breckenridge, located in the United States of America, boasts a comparatively moderate climate characterized by seasonal variations. Throughout the year, the diurnal temperature typically spans from a winter low of 0 °C (31 °F) in December to a summer peak of 21 °C (70 °F) in July. With as few as 8 days days of rainfall, October claims the title of the driest month, whereas August stands out with 13 days days of precipitation. Nighttime temperatures peak in July at 4 °C (40 °F), while the keenest chill is felt in February, when temperatures plummet to -15 °C (5 °F). This detailed meteorological review encapsulates various aspects such as temperature variations, precipitation patterns, and sunshine duration to provide an encompassing overview of the weather in Breckenridge.

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    Last week's weather in Breckenridge

    Average daily temperature during the week of 12 February 2024 - 18 February 2024 was -2 °C (28 °F), average minimal (night) temperature was -14 °C (7 °F). The current temperatures are slightly below the long-term average for Breckenridge, with the daily and nighttime temperatures being 1 °C (34 °F) and -15 °C (5 °F), respectively. The average temperatures during different times of day (local time) were following: 7am -11 °C (12 °F), 10am -4 °C (25 °F), 1pm -2 °C (28 °F), 4pm -2 °C (28 °F), 7pm -5 °C (23 °F), 10pm -8 °C (18 °F).

    During this week: 7 days without rain were observed. During the whole week, total of 0 mm (0.00 in) of precipitation was observed, which is below the long term average for Breckenridge, which is 8 mm (0.31 in). The daytime hours (from dawn to dusk) had an average cloud coverage of 67 %. There was a meteorological observation of haze.

    The wind's speed averaged 5.1 m/s. The most common wind direction(s) were West and South-West. The air pressure varied between 1014 hpa and 1039 hpa. The average air humidity was 68 % in Breckenridge.

    On average, there were 3.5 hours clear skies and 8 hours overcast skies during the daytime (from dawn to dusk). At 06:56, on average, the sun rose, and at 17:39, the sun set.

    Weather overview for Breckenridge

    Weather overview

    Breckenridge, located in the United States of America, boasts a comparatively moderate climate characterized by seasonal variations. Throughout the year, the diurnal temperature typically spans from a winter low of 0 °C (31 °F) in December to a summer peak of 21 °C (70 °F) in July. With as few as 8 days days of rainfall, October claims the title of the driest month, whereas August stands out with 13 days days of precipitation. Nighttime temperatures peak in July at 4 °C (40 °F), while the keenest chill is felt in February, when temperatures plummet to -15 °C (5 °F). This detailed meteorological review encapsulates various aspects such as temperature variations, precipitation patterns, and sunshine duration to provide an encompassing overview of the weather in Breckenridge.

    January weather

    With the night-time temperature reaching a frigid -15 °C (5 °F), one can start to notice a slight increase in the number of sunlight hours in Breckenridge.

    February weather

    As the calendar turns to February, we observe the start of the day temperature's gradual ascent, alongside the continuing dip to the seasonal minimum for night temperatures. February also brings the first signs of an upturn in the number of days with rainfall. Additionally, sunlight hours extend slightly over those in the previous month, reaching approximately 8 hours.

    March weather

    March in Breckenridge experiences a similar upward trajectory in both day temperatures, now at 3 °C (38 °F), and rainy days compared to the previous month. Night temperatures too exhibit signs of an upward shift. A continuation in the rise of sunlight hours is also evident.

    April weather

    April sees a comparable rise in day temperatures to 6 °C (43 °F) and night temperatures to -8 °C (17 °F), alongside an increase in brightness, thanks to 9 hours of unclouded sunlight. Wind speeds also hit their peak this month, while humidity levels dip to their lowest at 45 %.

    May weather

    May ushers in a noticeable reduction in the number of days with rainfall, while day temperatures climb to a pleasant 12 °C (54 °F). The trend for night temperatures is also upward, now at -3 °C (27 °F).

    June weather

    June in Breckenridge signifies the onset of tourist season, with day temperatures reaching 18 °C (64 °F). Rainfall begins its descent, indicated by 36 mm (1.43 in) of precipitation, while the maximum values for both daylight hours, at 15 hours, and sunny conditions are observed.

    July weather

    Tourist activity remains vibrant in July as day temperatures hit their zenith. The commencement of an ascent in rainy days is noticeable, alongside a pullback in the number of cloudless hours.

    August weather

    August marks the beginning of the decline in day temperatures, now at 20 °C (67 °F); however, night temperatures also start to recede. The height of rainy days manifests in the full count for the month, while the number of hours with clear skies continues to decrease.

    September weather

    September brings with it the initiation of a downward trend in rainy days and precipitation volume. Day temperatures cool to 16 °C (61 °F), while night-time coolness sets in further. The reduction in sunny hours is also apparent.

    October weather

    As autumn progresses in Breckenridge, October showcases a day temperature decline and further cooling at night. Notably, it also presents the minimum number of rainy days observed throughout the year, along with a drop in sunlight hours.

    November weather

    November in Breckenridge is marked by a continued decrease in day temperatures, now reaching 3 °C (38 °F), and the descent of night temperatures becomes more pronounced. A mild rise in the number of rainy days is also observed, as is the case with the dwindling number of sun hours.

    December weather

    The year ends with December's frigid embrace, as day temperatures hit their lowest and night temperatures continue their decline. The least sunlight hours are recorded in this month, and the humidity levels are at their peak.

    FAQs

    What is the nighttime temperature in Breckenridge in January?

    The nighttime temperature in Breckenridge in January typically hovers around -15 °C (5 °F).

    Does the amount of daylight start to increase in Breckenridge during February?

    Indeed, February in Breckenridge witnesses an expansion in daily sunlight hours to approximately 8 hours.

    How warm does it get during the day in Breckenridge in March?

    One can expect the day temperature to reach around 3 °C (38 °F) during March in Breckenridge.

    Is April a particularly windy month in Breckenridge?

    April is indeed notable for its maximum wind speeds, demonstrating peak gusts in Breckenridge.

    How do the temperatures change during May in Breckenridge?

    Temperatures in May witness a significant increase, with day temperatures rising to 12 °C (54 °F) and nights becoming less chilly at -3 °C (27 °F).

    How does the daylight duration in June affect tourist activity in Breckenridge?

    The extended daylight hours, peaking at 15 hours, coupled with pleasant temperatures, make June a prime month for tourism in Breckenridge.

    What sort of weather conditions are typical in Breckenridge during July?

    July typifies the height of summer with peak temperatures and a slight increase in wet conditions, yet still offers ample sunny days.

    What changes in weather can visitors expect in Breckenridge during August?

    Visitors in August will experience a slight decrease in both day and night temperatures, with a notable uptick in the number of rainy days.

    How do nighttime temperatures transition in Breckenridge throughout September?

    Nighttime temperatures in September make a perceptible move towards cooler conditions, indicating the coming of autumn.

    Could you describe the rainfall patterns in Breckenridge during October?

    Certainly, October in Breckenridge is characteristically the driest month, with minimal days of rainfall.

    Is November noticeably colder in Breckenridge compared to October?

    Absolutely, November sees a discernible dip in temperatures, alongside a modest increase in the occurrence of rainy days.

    What kind of weather is typical in Breckenridge during December?

    December in Breckenridge is characterized by minimum temperatures and reduced hours of daylight, engulfing the town in a wintry atmosphere.

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