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After a blustery Wednesday before Thanksgiving, with rain and snow showers being experienced across southeast Colorado, the forecast for Thanksgiving Day of 2021 looks to be dry and seasonal across all of south central and southeast Colorado.  You can stay ahead of the weather for the Thanksgiving Holiday, and get the most up to date forecasts for locales across south central and southeast Colorado, as well as anywhere your travels take you across the country, at the following links: 

Weather Forecast for South Central and Southeast Colorado 

Weather Forecasts for all of the United States

 

Here are some Thanksgiving Weather Facts for Alamosa, Colorado Springs and Pueblo.    

 

 Thanksgiving Almanac for Alamosa, CO (period of record 1932-2021) 

Daily Data Last Year (2020) Average  Record Highest Record Lowest 
Max Temperature 45 42 61 in 2006 13 in 2013
Min Temperature  4 7 33 in 1970 -30 in 1952
Avg Temperature 24.5 25 40 in 2017 -7 in 1952
Precipitation 0.00 0.01 0.39 in 1987 0.00 in 2020
Snowfall 0.0   3.9 in 1987 0.0 in 2020

 

The last Thanksgiving with measurable precipitation:

2019: 0.19 inches of precipitation and 1.7 inches of snow.  High Temp: 36F Low Temp: 19F

 

Thanksgiving Almanac for Colorado Springs, CO (period of record 1894-2021) 

Daily Data Last Year (2020) Average Record Highest  Record Lowest 
Max Temperature 45 48 70 in 2011 0 in 1919
Min Temperature 27 22 43 in 1926 -7 in 1952
Avg Temperature 36.5 35 54 in 2017 -3 in 1919
Precipitation 0.00 0.01 0.39 in 1987 0.00 in 2020
Snowfall 0.0 0.1 4.7 in 1987 0.0 in 2020

 

The last Thanksgiving with measurable precipitation:

2015: 0.04 inches of precipitation and 0.4 inches of snow.  High Temp: 27F Low Temp:16F

 

Thanksgiving Almanac for Pueblo, CO (period of record 1888-2021) 

Daily Data Last Year (2020) Average Record Highest  Record Lowest 
Max Temperature 51 52 76 in 2017 6 in 1919
Min Temperature 20 21 43 in 1926 -11 in 1952
Avg Temperature 35.5 37 56 in 1910 3 in 1919
Precipitation 0.00 0.02 0.46 in 1987 0.00 in 2020
Snowfall 0.0 0.2 4.9 in 1987 0.0 in 2020

 

The last Thanksgiving with measurable precipitation:

2015: 0.41 inches of precipitation and 4.2 inches of snow.  High Temp: 33F Low Temp: 23F

 

("measurable precipitation" defined as greater than or equal to 0.01 inches)

(data from NWS Pueblo, NCEI and MRCC)