El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 15°C on Wed afternoon, min 5°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Thu morning, strong winds from the W by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 14°C on Mon afternoon, min 5°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Sat morning, strong winds from the W by Sat night).

Days 6-9 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 16°C on Tue afternoon, min 4°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Tue night, light winds from the SE by Thu night).

Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
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 night
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
25 NW25
25 NNW25
35 NNE35
10 E10
15 SW15
20 W20
35 W35
40 W40
30 W30
15 ESE15
20 SSE20
40 W40
20 NE20
15 ENE15
10 SSE10
10 SW10
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
45 WSW45
45 W45
65 W65
50 W50
35 W35
10 SW10
10 ESE10
10 SE10
20 WSW20
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
11 15 12 6 9 9 12 15 13 13 13 13 10 10 8 11 14 13 14 16 12 8 9 9 7 12 10
Low °C
7 14 6 5 8 9 9 14 13 12 12 11 10 9 5 7 14 11 10 15 5 5 9 8 7 10 7
Chill °C
8 13 9 4 7 7 9 13 10 13 12 11 9 7 6 10 12 11 11 13 7 3 4 8 4 11 9
Freezing level m
3400 3250 3100 3250 3600 3700 4150 4250 4050 3650 3700 3800 3500 3550 3550 3600 3650 3700 3500 3400 2550 2800 2750 3050 3150 3050 2800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:52 - - 6:54 - - 6:54 - - 6:54 - - 6:54 - - 6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:56 - -
Sunset
- 4:57 - - 4:58 - - 4:58 - - 4:59 - - 4:59 - - 5:00 - - 5:00 - - 5:00 - - 5:01 -

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
Salt Flat
27 km WSW
1122m alt.
1 hour ago
3° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 131).
Orla
40 km E
1105m alt.
2 hours ago
9° C
Dry
19
Light winds from the W
(19 kph at 261).
Carlsbad Airport
68 km NE
985m alt.
1 hour ago
0.0° C
clear
Clear
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 10).
16 km
Artesia Airport
114 km N
1081m alt.
1 hour ago
0° C
clear
Clear
9
Light winds from the WNW
(9 kph at 300).
16 km
Pecos City Airport
120 km ESE
797m alt.
1 hour ago
3.1° C
clear
Clear
11
Light winds from the W
(11 kph at 280).
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.