El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 26°C on Mon afternoon, min 17°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 24°C on Thu afternoon, min 16°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 SW15
10 E10
10 SSW10
15 SW15
10 ENE10
10 SW10
10 WSW10
10 ENE10
10 SW10
10 WSW10
10 E10
10 SW10
10 WSW10
10 E10
10 SW10
10 WSW10
10 E10
15 SSW15
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
26 21 24 25 20 24 25 20 24 24 19 23 24 19 22 24 18 21
Low °C
26 18 20 24 17 19 24 18 20 24 17 19 23 16 18 23 16 18
Chill °C
26 21 24 25 20 24 25 20 24 24 19 23 24 19 22 24 18 21
Freezing level m
4900 4700 4650 4650 4550 4600 4650 4700 4700 4650 4700 4650 4650 4650 4550 4550 4450 4350
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
191717181517181517181517171416171415262124252024252024241923241922241821332830312630312630312629302529302528
Sunrise
- - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:20 - - 6:20 - - 6:22 - - 6:22
Sunset
7:44 - - 7:43 - - 7:42 - - 7:39 - - 7:38 - - 7:37 - -

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
5108m alt.
2 hours ago
18° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 136).
Fish Camp
31 km S
1517.9m alt.
2 hours ago
23° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 241).
Mariposa
38 km S
2758m alt.
2 hours ago
28° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 249).
Oakhurst
42 km S
777m alt.
50 minutes ago
26° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 42).
Oakhurst
46 km S
708m alt.
2 hours ago
29° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 298).

* 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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