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El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

El Capitan Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Tue night. Warm (max 22°C on Tue afternoon, min 10°C on Tue night). Mainly strong winds.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Warm (max 22°C on Fri afternoon, min 11°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Wed night, strong winds from the W by Fri afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Warm (max 21°C on Sun afternoon, min 2°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NNE on Mon afternoon, calm by Tue afternoon).

Sunday
20
Monday
21
Tue
22
night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 SW15
20 WSW20
25 WSW25
15 WSW15
15 W15
0 SSW0
40 NE40
25 ENE25
20 ENE20
10 SE10
10 WSW10
20 WSW20
25 SW25
20 SW20
45 W45
25 W25
25 W25
35 WSW35
20 WSW20
30 WSW30
50 WSW50
45 W45
25 WNW25
25 NNE25
45 NNE45
15 NE15
5 E5
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - 1 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
20 18 20 17 21 22 19 12 14 13 17 20 19 21 22 20 19 21 19 20 21 18 12 12 5 5 9
Low °C
17 17 18 17 18 19 10 10 14 11 13 20 17 18 21 17 17 20 15 16 20 10 10 8 2 2 8
Chill °C
20 18 20 16 21 22 19 10 13 11 17 20 19 21 22 20 18 21 18 19 21 17 9 9 -2 2 9
Freezing level m
4650 4450 4550 4650 4400 4200 4000 3800 3950 4400 4650 4800 4650 4450 4350 4700 4500 4400 4350 4250 4400 4000 3100 2750 2250 2050 2600
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:03 - - 7:03 - - 7:03 - - 7:05 - - 7:05 - - 7:05 -
Sunset
- - 6:27 - - 6:25 - - 6:24 - - 6:23 - - 6:22 - - 6:22 - - 6:20 - - 6:19 - - 6:17

El Capitan Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for El Capitan is: Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Tue nightWarm (max 22°C on Tue afternoon, min 10°C on Tue night)Mainly strong winds.

El Capitan Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryWarm (max 22°C on Fri afternoon, min 11°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Wed night, strong winds from the W by Fri afternoon).

El Capitan Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryWarm (max 21°C on Sun afternoon, min 2°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the NNE on Mon afternoon, calm by Tue afternoon).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for El Capitan at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of El Capitan. 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 Texas.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Guadalupe Pass Airport
14 km WSW
1692m alt.
1 hour ago
13.3° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
20
Moderate winds from the WSW
(20 kph at 250).
16 km
Low: broken
Salt Flat
27 km WSW
1122m alt.
2 hours ago
14° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 360).
Orla
40 km E
1105m alt.
2 hours ago
18° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 219).
Carlsbad Airport
68 km NE
985m alt.
1 hour ago
15.6° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the NNE
(6 kph at 30).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Artesia Airport
114 km N
1081m alt.
1 hour ago
16° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km

* 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 El Capitan and within an acceptable time window.