El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 20°C on Fri afternoon, min 11°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 17°C on Mon afternoon, min 10°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 ENE15
0 ENE0
5 WNW5
15 ENE15
0 SW0
10 W10
10 ENE10
5 W5
10 WNW10
10 ENE10
5 WSW5
10 W10
10 ENE10
5 WSW5
10 W10
10 ENE10
10 SW10
10 WSW10
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
13 18 20 13 18 19 13 17 17 12 16 17 12 16 16 12 16 17
Low °C
11 12 18 11 11 17 11 11 16 11 11 15 10 11 14 10 11 15
Chill °C
12 18 20 12 18 19 12 17 17 11 16 17 11 16 16 11 16 17
Freezing level m
3800 3800 3800 3800 3650 3700 3500 3500 3400 3450 3400 3400 3400 3450 3450 3500 3600 3600
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
912139111281010891079971010131820131819131717121617121616121617202526192425192324192223182223182323
Sunrise
- 7:09 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - - 7:13 - - 7:13 - - 7:15 -
Sunset
- - 6:15 - - 6:14 - - 6:13 - - 6:10 - - 6:09 - - 6:08

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 California.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Fish Camp
28 km S
1557m alt.
2 hours ago
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 317).
Fish Camp
31 km S
1517.9m alt.
2 hours ago
13° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 239).
Mariposa
38 km S
841m alt.
2 hours ago
14° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 32).
Oakhurst
42 km S
777m alt.
2 hours ago
13° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 318).
Oakhurst
46 km S
708m alt.
2 hours ago
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 296).

* 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.

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