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El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

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El Capitan Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Wed night, min 0°C on Thu afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Wed afternoon, calm by Thu afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Sat afternoon, min 3°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Fri night, extremely windy from the W by Sun morning).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Mon night, min -10°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Tue morning, light winds from the WSW by Thu morning).

Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
Thu
27
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
20 SSW20
30 SW30
30 WSW30
20 W20
10 ENE10
5 N5
10 S10
20 SW20
25 WSW25
35 W35
40 SW40
40 WSW40
60 WSW60
75 W75
60 WNW60
30 WNW30
30 W30
55 W55
55 WSW55
75 WSW75
40 NNW40
50 NNW50
35 NW35
25 WNW25
20 N20
10 WSW10
10 SW10
some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - -
High °C
5 4 6 7 2 0 0 0 5 7 8 9 7 4 7 6 5 6 6 -1 -6 -9 -8 -6 -6 -5 -2
Low °C
4 3 5 3 2 0 0 0 3 6 7 9 6 3 6 3 4 6 0 -4 -9 -10 -10 -7 -7 -6 -3
Chill °C
1 -1 1 3 -2 -2 0 -5 1 2 3 5 2 -4 1 0 0 0 0 -11 -17 -19 -17 -14 -13 -9 -5
Freezing level m
3750 3750 3600 3600 3250 1500 1300 1450 4100 4000 4050 3800 3550 3150 3600 3150 3350 3350 2800 2100 1300 850 1250 1850 1100 1450 2100
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 6:35 - - 6:35 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:28 -
Sunset
- - 5:47 - - 5:49 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:51 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:53 - - 5:53

El Capitan Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for El Capitan is: Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Wed night, min 0°C on Thu afternoon)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Wed afternoon, calm by Thu afternoon).

El Capitan Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryMild temperatures (max 9°C on Sat afternoon, min 3°C on Sun morning)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Fri night, extremely windy from the W by Sun morning).

El Capitan Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Mon night, min -10°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Tue morning, light winds from the WSW by Thu morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for El Capitan at the specific elevation of 2464 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
0.6° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
59
Near gales from the ENE
(59 kph at 60).
13 km
Low: overcast
Orla
40 km E
1105m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 105).
Carlsbad Airport
68 km NE
985m alt.
1 hour ago
6.1° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
17
Light winds from the SE
(17 kph at 130).
16 km
Low: overcast
Artesia Airport
114 km N
1081m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
17
Light winds from the SE
(17 kph at 140).
16 km
Low: overcast
Pecos City Airport
120 km ESE
797m alt.
1 hour ago
7.0° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
13
Light winds from the E
(13 kph at 80).
16 km
Low: overcast

* 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.