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El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

El Capitan Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 12°C on Fri afternoon, min 6°C on Sun night). Mainly near gales.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 15°C on Wed morning, min 7°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the W by Tue morning).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 10°C on Sun morning, min -2°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the N on Fri afternoon, calm by Sat night).

Thursday
24
Friday
25
Saturday
26
Sun
27
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 AM
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
50 W50
30 WNW30
20 NW20
25 W25
35 W35
50 WSW50
60 W60
20 WNW20
20 WNW20
40 WNW40
25 NW25
10 W10
35 W35
25 WNW25
30 WNW30
30 W30
15 WNW15
15 WSW15
25 WSW25
10 SW10
20 NNW20
30 N30
30 NNE30
15 NNE15
10 NNE10
5 NE5
5 SW5
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
12 10 10 11 12 12 12 11 8 11 11 11 14 14 15 15 14 8 8 7 -1 1 3 6 9 9 10
Low °C
12 9 9 10 11 11 12 6 6 10 9 9 12 13 14 15 8 7 8 -1 -2 0 2 4 8 8 8
Chill °C
8 5 8 8 9 8 8 7 4 7 8 8 12 12 13 13 12 5 4 4 -7 -6 -2 3 8 8 9
Freezing level m
4250 4150 4100 3950 4250 4150 4200 3950 3650 4150 4350 4100 4300 4600 4600 4550 4350 4100 4000 3600 1800 2450 3200 3600 3950 4100 4000
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Sunrise
- - 7:03 - - 7:05 - - 7:05 - - 7:05 - - 7:07 - - 7:07 - - 7:09 - - 7:09 - - 7:09
Sunset
6:22 - - 6:22 - - 6:20 - - 6:19 - - 6:17 - - 6:16 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:14 - -

El Capitan Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for El Capitan is: Mostly dryVery mild (max 12°C on Fri afternoon, min 6°C on Sun night)Mainly near gales.

El Capitan Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryVery mild (max 15°C on Wed morning, min 7°C on Thu morning)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the W by Tue morning).

El Capitan Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 10°C on Sun morning, min -2°C on Fri morning)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the N on Fri afternoon, calm by Sat night).

Issued local time.

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.
55 minutes ago
14.4° C
clear
Clear
15
Light winds from the WSW
(15 kph at 240).
16 km
Orla
40 km E
1105m alt.
1 hour ago
20° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 239).
Carlsbad Airport
68 km NE
985m alt.
53 minutes ago
16.7° C
clear
Clear
15
Light winds from the WSW
(15 kph at 250).
16 km
Artesia Airport
114 km N
1081m alt.
51 minutes ago
16° C
clear
Clear
19
Light winds from the WSW
(19 kph at 250).
16 km
Pecos City Airport
120 km ESE
797m alt.
56 minutes ago
21.7° C
clear
Clear
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 260).
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.