Donner Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Donner Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Tue morning, min -13°C on Wed night). Mainly strong winds.

Days 3-6 Donner Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri morning, min -8°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Fri morning, gales from the WSW by Mon morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
Wind km/h
35 N35
35 NNW35
35 W35
25 W25
20 NW20
20 NE20
40 NE40
40 NE40
35 ENE35
5 NW5
20 WNW20
20 WNW20
35 W35
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
40 WSW40
clear some clouds snow shwrs light snow mod. snow some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 3 5 7 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 4
High °C
-4 -4 -6 -10 -10 -12 -12 -12 -9 -5 -6 -8 -6 -7 -8 -7 -8 -7
Low °C
-6 -5 -10 -10 -11 -13 -12 -12 -12 -6 -7 -8 -7 -8 -8 -7 -8 -8
Chill °C
-12 -12 -15 -19 -18 -19 -23 -24 -14 -11 -12 -14 -15 -17 -18 -16 -17 -17
Freezing level m
1150 1850 650 1050 1050 350 800 900 350 1450 1650 600 1450 1400 1250 1400 1450 1250
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-4-4-6-10-10-12-12-12-9-5-6-8-6-7-8-7-8-722-3-3-3-6-4-4-621-50-1-100-1
Sunrise
6:48 - - 6:46 - - 6:45 - - 6:43 - - 6:41 - - 6:41 - -
Sunset
- 5:42 - - 5:43 - - 5:44 - - 5:45 - - 5:46 - - 5:47 -

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.
1 hour ago
-5° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 222).
Truckee Tahoe Airport
17 km E
1798m alt.
2 hours ago
n/a° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Tahoe City
22 km SE
2053m alt.
1 hour ago
-4° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 166).
Homewood
26 km SSE
1948m alt.
52 minutes ago
-5° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 142).
Incline Village
28 km ESE
1951m alt.
1 hour ago
-3° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 92).

* 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.