Steamboat Springs Weather in September

Averages By Month

Whilst in September the main summer crowd has left the weather in steamboat Springs is still ideal for exploring the outdoors. Temperature highs still reach 72°F (22°C) and with only 6 rainy days on average for the month, September is actually one of the driest months. There will still be 12 hours of daylight. Lows, especially at night, can already drop to 34°F (1°C) so you will want to bring a winter coat too.

A bath in the hot springs, which come out of the ground at a water temperature of 102°F (39°C), is always a great experience but feels even better when it’s cold and dark outside so check out the night time adults only sessions. Beer lovers shouldn’t miss the Steamboat OctoberWest.

High and Low Temperature in September °F

Precipitation days in September °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:
Steamboat Springs house fence grass rocks mountain
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:
Steamboat Springs trees snow sky
Steamboat Springs camp fire trees sky

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