Sommers-Bausch Observatory utilizes multiple forecasting tools, including:
- SBO Clear Sky Chart is an astronomer's forecast. At a glance, it shows when it will be cloudy or clear for up to the next two days. It's a prediction of when Sommers-Bausch Observatory, CO, will have good weather for astronomical observing. The data comes from a forecast model developed by Allan Rahill of the Canadian Meteorological Center.
- Dark Sky Net Forecast provides data on temperature, current conditions, wind speed, humidity level, dew point, UV index, visibility, pressure and more.
- SBO NOAA Sky Cover provides information direct from the national digital forecast display database.
- CU Boulder ATOC Weather Station has information from the last 24 hours on the local temperature, dew point, humidity, solar flux, pressure, wind speed, peak wind gust speed, wind direction, and rainfall.
Additionally, the University of Colorado Boulder weather archive is also available.