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The most pleasant months of the year for Colorado Springs are June, August and September. In Colorado Springs, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Colorado Springs with an average high temperature of 84.2°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Colorado. March is the snowiest month in Colorado Springs with 11.9 inches of snow, and 9 months of the year have significant snowfall. Days with noticeable humidity are rare throughout the year.

Today's Weather - Colorado Springs, CO

8 AM PST

Sunny then Patchy Blowing Dust

47°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TodaySunny then Patchy Blowing Dust63° / 33°S 10 to 20 mph
SundaySlight Chance Snow Showers then Patchy Blowing Dust53° / 26°WSW 15 to 25 mph
MondaySunny48° / 24°SE 10 to 15 mph
TuesdayMostly Sunny50° / 27°SSW 5 to 15 mph
WednesdaySlight Chance Snow Showers51° / 26°WSW 10 to 15 mph
ThursdaySnow Showers Likely42° / 23°E 10 mph
FridayChance Snow Showers38° / 18°N 10 to 15 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 17
Rain: averages 18 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 57 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Colorado Springs area is 8.9 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Colorado.

8.9 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January43° 17°
February45° 19°
March51° 25°
April59° 32°
May69° 41°
June79° 50°
July84° 56°
August81° 54°
September74° 46°
October63° 35°
November51° 24°
December42° 17°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Colorado Springs
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January03044
February02644
March02576
April01584
May03101
June20100
July70110
August20130
September0170
October01152
November02454
December03054

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.

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Moved here from san diego. All expenses went up with exception to gas. San diego may not have an affordable housing market, but with all others equal san diego is still  More

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Moved here in the summer from one of the hottest places on earth and my quality of life has gone up dramatically. I can walk outside, there are enormous mountains to  More

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I have been in COS on and off for a couple years, finally making the permanent move several months ago. I have lived in Philly, Pittsburgh, Los Angeles, and Charlotte,  More

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