Donner Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Donner Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Wed morning, min -2°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Wed morning, near gales from the SW by Thu afternoon).

Days 3-6 Donner Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat morning, min -2°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, near gales from the SW by Mon morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
45 WSW45
40 W40
30 WNW30
15 WSW15
25 SW25
50 SW50
50 SW50
50 SW50
50 SW50
15 SW15
15 SW15
15 SW15
5 SSW5
20 SW20
25 WSW25
20 WSW20
30 SW30
30 W30
clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 7 - - - - - - - - 1
High °C
2 1 4 7 5 3 3 1 -1 0 -1 -1 2 2 0 2 0 1
Low °C
1 0 1 6 4 1 3 0 -2 -1 -1 -2 1 0 -1 1 0 -1
Chill °C
-5 -6 0 4 0 -4 -4 -7 -10 -4 -6 -6 -2 -3 -6 -3 -7 -5
Freezing level m
2900 2750 3350 3600 3550 3250 3100 2700 2250 2300 2350 2200 2650 2750 2300 2600 2500 2600
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
21475331-10-1-122020165512105963764874965
Sunrise
7:15 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:18 - -
Sunset
- 4:39 - - 4:39 - - 4:39 - - 4:40 - - 4:40 - - 4:42 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Donner Peak at the specific elevation of 2444 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Donner Peak. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of California.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Olympic Valley
14 km SSE
1991m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 194).
Truckee Tahoe Airport
17 km E
1798m alt.
2 hours ago
-4° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Low: few
Mid: broken
Homewood
26 km SSE
1948m alt.
2 hours ago
Dry
Incline Village
28 km ESE
1951m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 289).
Incline Village
30 km E
2154m alt.
2 hours ago
1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 213).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Donner Peak and within an acceptable time window.