Average Snowfall for Colorado in January





The tables below give monthly averages for snowfall during January at cities, towns and parks in Colorado. The numbers are for the total amount of new snow and how many days it snows at least 0.1 inches (0.25 centimetres) this month.

The snowfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for Western Colorado and Eastern Colorado.

Western Colorado

Average total snowfall in January
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
3.6 Alamosa 4.0 10.2
11.5 Aspen 26.6 67.6
3.9 Colorado National Monument 6.5 16.5
4.9 Cortez 7.8 19.8
10.5 Crested Butte 38.4 97.5
4.2 Dinosaur National Monument 8.2 20.8
6.9 Durango 19.4 49.3
6.2 Glenwood Springs 12.4 31.5
4.7 Grand Junction 4.9 12.4
6.5 Gunnison 9.8 24.9
10.1 Leadville 17.5 44.5
6.6 Mesa Verde National Park 17.8 45.2
8.3 Ouray 20.4 51.8
13.2 Steamboat Springs 41.7 105.9
9.4 Telluride 24.6 62.5
11.8 Vail 35.2 89.4

Front Range & Eastern Colorado

January snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
5.1 Boulder 10.7 27.2
2.5 Burlington 6.4 16.3
3.6 Canon City 6.8 17.3
4.1 Colorado Springs 5.6 14.2
5.0 Denver 7.0 17.8
5.1 Estes Park 6.9 17.5
4.6 Fort Collins 6.8 17.3
4.8 Great Sand Dunes Monument 7.4 18.8
3.7 Greeley 6.3 16.0
3.3 Lakewood 8.8 22.4
4.2 Pueblo 6.5 16.5
1.7 Sterling 4.0 10.2
4.0 Trinidad 4.2 10.7
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

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