National Weather Service
The "Old Fort" has been a National Weather Service weather station since 1915. It's official name is Fort Lewis 53016. Temperature recorded daily includes minimum and maximum temperature, precipitation (rain and or snowfall) and current snow depth.
FT LEWIS, COLORADO (053016)
Period of Record Monthly Climate Summary
Period of Record : 01/01/1915 to 05/01/2016
Percent of possible observations for period of record.
Max. Temp.: 97.2% Min. Temp.: 97.1% Precipitation: 98.2% Snowfall: 94.3% Snow Depth: 87.7%
The Colorado Climate Center was established by the state in 1974, through the Colorado State University Agricultural Experiment Station, to provide information and expertise on Colorado's complex climate.
In 2016, West Texas A&M was established a weather station on the upper bench near the hayfields. It records real time data for:
Average one-minute 10-meter AGL wind speed and direction
Peak 3-second 10-meter wind gust
Average one-minute 9-meter temperature
Average one-minute 20 ft wind speed
Average one-minute 2-meter solar radiation (incoming)
Average one-minute 2-meter wind speed
Average one-minute 2-meter temperature
Average one-minute 1.5-meter temperature
Average one-minute 1.5-meter Relative Humidity and Dewpoint
Average one-minute station pressure and altimeter
Average 15-minute leaf wetness
Rainfall/Melted ice & snow: one-minute, hourly, daily, monthly and station history
Go to http://www.mesonet.ttu.edu/tech/1-output/current.html. Select Fort Lewis CO to view today's data and the musical note to view graphs of the last 24 hours.