Guide for relocation to Steamboat Springs, CO

Climate  & Demographics

  • Steamboat Springs elevation: 6,695 feet
  • Elevation of surrounding mountains: more than 11,000 feet
  • Since the 1980s, Steamboat has had the least variable weather pattern in Colorado.
  • Warmest month: July, with an average high of 82° F
  • Record high temperature: 99° F, July 7, 1897, and July 17, 1909
  • Coldest month: January, with an average high of 28° F
  • Record low temperature: -54° F on January 7, 1913
  • Average annual snowfall at Steamboat Ski Area: 347 inches (10-year average)
  • Record snowfall at Steamboat Ski Area: 489 inches, in 2007-08
  • Average annual snowfall in downtown Steamboat Springs: 170 inches
  • Steamboat is the state’s 51st most populated municipality (from 2010 U.S. Census data)
  • Growth between 2000 and 2010 (Steamboat Springs): 23.16 percent (from 2010 U.S. Census data)
  • Routt County is the state’s 22nd most populated county
  • Growth between 2000 and 2010 (Routt County): 19.4 percent

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Source: Colorado Department of Revenue