Steamboat Springs Weather in August

Averages By Month

With highs of 81°F (27°C), August in Steamboat Springs is just one degree down from the hottest month July. With 13 hours of daylight you will have plenty of time to make the most of your summer vacation in the beautiful outdoors of Steamboat Springs. There are only 7 rainy days to be expected for the whole month. Prepare with an extra jacket though if you are planning nights out as lows can reach 42°F (5°C). The hot springs have their constant warm temperature of 102°F (39°C).

From hiking to mountain biking and all sorts of water fun, the opportunities are endless in Steamboat Springs in summer. Children will surely get their thrill at the Alpine Slide or during many more kids-fun-activities whilst stunning scenery can be found at the incredibly beautiful Fish Creek Falls.

High and Low Temperature in August °F

Precipitation days in August °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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