El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 12°C on Thu morning, min 3°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 El Capitan Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow turning to light rain (total 2mm) on Mon morning. Very mild (max 11°C on Sun morning, min 1°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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 ENE10
0 E0
5 ESE5
10 E10
10 SSE10
10 SE10
10 E10
5 SSE5
10 ESE10
10 E10
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
15 S15
5 SW5
5 WNW5
15 ENE15
5 ENE5
5 NE5
clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs light snow rain shwrs clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 1 3 - - - -
High °C
6 12 10 6 10 7 4 10 9 6 11 8 5 4 3 3 10 9
Low °C
5 11 7 6 9 4 3 9 6 5 10 5 2 2 2 1 9 7
Chill °C
4 12 9 3 8 5 1 9 7 3 9 6 2 3 1 0 10 9
Freezing level m
3200 3450 3500 3150 2900 2550 2400 2950 3000 2950 2900 2650 2100 1800 2050 2100 3350 3650
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
4764422543430-2-216661210610741096118543310912181713161311171512171512101091616
Sunrise
- 7:05 - - 7:05 - - 7:05 - - 7:07 - - 7:07 - - 7:07 -
Sunset
- - 4:39 - - 4:39 - - 4:39 - - 4:40 - - 4:40 - - 4:40

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
Markleeville
25 km SW
616m alt.
25 minutes ago
-
5
Calm
(5 kph at 30).
Fish Camp
28 km S
1557m alt.
38 minutes ago
-2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 271).
Fish Camp
31 km S
1517.9m alt.
1 hour ago
8° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 194).
Mariposa
38 km S
841m alt.
44 minutes ago
5° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 39).
Oakhurst
42 km S
777m alt.
59 minutes ago
3° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 103).

* 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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