El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 21°C on Mon afternoon, min 13°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 20°C on Sat afternoon, min 12°C on Thu 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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 WSW10
10 SW10
0 E0
5 WSW5
10 WSW10
5 SE5
10 SW10
15 SW15
10 S10
15 SW15
20 WSW20
5 ENE5
5 W5
15 NW15
10 ENE10
0 SSW0
10 WNW10
10 ENE10
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
20 21 18 20 20 18 18 19 16 15 15 13 15 17 16 18 20 18
Low °C
19 20 17 18 20 16 17 18 13 14 14 12 14 17 14 16 20 15
Chill °C
20 21 18 20 20 18 18 19 16 14 14 13 15 17 16 18 20 18
Freezing level m
5000 5050 5100 5000 5050 5000 4850 4850 4600 4400 4300 4400 4450 4650 4750 4750 5000 4950
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:37 - - 5:37 - - 5:37 - - 5:39 - - 5:39 - - 5:39 - -
Sunset
- 8:23 - - 8:23 - - 8:23 - - 8:23 - - 8:23 - - 8:23 -

This table gives the weather forecast for El Capitan at the specific elevation of 2307 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
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 113).
Fish Camp
31 km S
1517.9m alt.
49 minutes ago
21° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the WNW
(6 kph at 299).
Mariposa
38 km S
2758m alt.
1 hour ago
22° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 27).
Mariposa
38 km S
838m alt.
2 hours ago
23° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 58).
Oakhurst
42 km S
777m alt.
1 hour ago
21° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 40).

* 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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