El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 22°C on Sun afternoon, min 14°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 18°C on Wed afternoon, min 14°C on Wed 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 SSW10
10 SW10
5 SSE5
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
10 SSE10
15 S15
15 SSW15
10 SSE10
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
10 SSE10
10 SW10
5 WSW5
5 SE5
10 SW10
10 SW10
10 SE10
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
21 22 18 19 20 17 18 18 15 17 18 15 18 18 16 17 18 15
Low °C
19 21 16 17 19 15 16 18 14 15 17 14 15 18 14 15 17 14
Chill °C
21 22 18 19 20 17 18 18 14 16 18 15 18 18 16 17 18 15
Freezing level m
5200 5150 5050 4900 4950 4800 4750 4700 4650 4700 4700 4700 4700 4800 4800 4700 4700 4650
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:16 - - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:20 - - 6:20 - -
Sunset
- 7:45 - - 7:44 - - 7:43 - - 7:42 - - 7:39 - - 7:38 -

Issued local time.

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.
1 hour ago
28° C
Dry
Fish Camp
31 km S
1517.9m alt.
2 hours ago
29° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the ESE
(8 kph at 123).
Mariposa
38 km S
2758m alt.
2 hours ago
36° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 203).
Oakhurst
42 km S
777m alt.
36 minutes ago
36° C
-
5
Calm
(5 kph at 312).
Oakhurst
46 km S
708m alt.
41 minutes ago
37° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 217).

* 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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