Big Bend Daily Report
Last Updated: Thursday, April 15, 2021
Updated Monday-Friday; most information provided by Big Bend National Park.
Desert Sports continues Covid-19 Precautions by following CDC guidelines: Masks required and limit of 4 people in shop. Social distancing a plus! More info here.
River levels are low, but we can still have fun exploring on a Half-Day or Multi-Day Guided Tour! Boat rentals and shuttle options limited at this time. Mountain Bike rentals and tours available!
For bike repairs, please give us a call at 432-371-2727 to make an appointment.
Desert Sports High Season Hours . 9 am – 6 pm . Seven Days a Week!
Keep up with Terlingua’s changing weather conditions at The Weather Channel.
|Today (4/15/21)||Tonight||Tomorrow (4/16/21)||3-Day Forecast|
Today (4/15/21)Mostly sunny. Winds will be from the east at 0-10 mph.
Sunset: 8:19 p.m.
TonightPartly cloudy. Winds will be from the north at 0-10 mph.
Tomorrow (4/16/21)Partly cloudy. Winds will be from the west at 10-15 mph.
Sunrise: 7:26 a.m.
3-Day ForecastSAT-MON: Partly cloudy with a 20-40% chance of rain.
Temperature and Precipitation
|High||Low||8 am||24 hr||Month||Year|
|Panther Junction (elev 3750′)||838°F||54°F||58°F||0.00 in.||0.04 in.||1.09 in.|
|Chisos Basin (elev 5400′)||80°F||48°F||64°F||0.00 in.||0.01 in.||1.17 in.|
|Rio Grande Village (elev 1850′)||94°F||63°F||70°F||0.00 in.||0.00 in.||0.68 in.|
|Castolon (elev 2170′)||95°F||62°F||68°F||0.00 in.||0.00 in.||1.60 in.|
|Persimmon Gap (elev 2865′)||86°F||59°F||63°F||0.00 in.||0.02 in.||1.38 in.|
|Lajitas (elev 2340′)||91°F||57°F||62°F||0.00 in.||0.01 in.||1.00 in.|
|Gauge Location||Flood Stage||Today||Yesterday||Streamflow (today)|
|Presidio||15.50 ft.||3.93 ft.||3.94 ft.||30 cfs|
|Castolon||15.50 ft.||2.29 ft.||2.29 ft.||16 cfs|
|Johnson's Ranch||15.50 ft.||2.84 ft.||2.85 ft.||14 cfs|
|Rio Grande Village||13.00 ft.||2.09 ft.||2.10 ft.||47 cfs|
|Dryden||59.00 ft.||4.70 ft.||4.70 ft.||359 cfs|
|Foster's Ranch||14.00 ft.||1.52 ft.||1.52 ft.||233 cfs|
For national park campgrounds availability call Big Bend National Park (Panther Junction) at 432-477-2251. For state campground availability call Big Bend Ranch State Park (Ft. Leaton) at 432-229-3613 or B.A. Warnock Visitor Ctr. (Lajitas) at 432-424-3327.