El Capitan weather

El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

El Capitan Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 15°C on Thu morning, min 7°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Sat morning, min -6°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
5 SW5
5 W5
10 ENE10
5 WSW5
5 W5
10 E10
10 SSW10
10 SW10
10 ESE10
20 SW20
20 SW20
5 SE5
5 W5
10 NE10
15 ENE15
5 WNW5
5 NW5
10 ENE10
clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 1 2 - - - -
High °C
14 13 9 15 15 10 15 14 8 9 7 2 1 0 -4 7 7 5
Low °C
13 9 9 14 11 10 13 9 7 9 3 -1 0 -3 -6 4 2 4
Chill °C
14 13 7 15 15 8 14 13 6 6 4 1 -2 -3 -10 6 6 3
Freezing level m
3250 3300 3400 3350 3400 3350 3200 3200 2750 2600 2300 1500 1500 1450 650 2150 2550 3200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:33 - - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:26 - -
Sunset
- 5:49 - - 5:50 - - 5:51 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:53 -

El Capitan Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for El Capitan is: Mostly dryVery mild (max 15°C on Thu morning, min 7°C on Fri night)Wind will be generally light.

El Capitan Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Sat morning, min -6°C on Sun night)Wind will be generally light.

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
Markleeville
25 km SW
616m alt.
1 hour ago
-
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 223).
Fish Camp
28 km S
1557m alt.
2 hours ago
13° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 90).
Fish Camp
31 km S
1517.9m alt.
2 hours ago
16° C
Dry
Wind obs. (11 kph from 117 degs) was rejected
.
Mariposa
38 km S
838m alt.
58 minutes ago
21° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 215).
Oakhurst
42 km S
777m alt.
2 hours ago
22° C
-
Wind obs. (6 kph from 265 degs) was rejected
.

* 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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