El Capitan weather

El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

El Capitan Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Mild temperatures (max 8°C on Tue morning, min 4°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Fri morning, min -5°C on Sun afternoon). 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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
Wind km/h
15 NE15
5 NNE5
5 NNE5
5 NE5
10 NW10
10 NW10
5 NE5
0 SSE0
0 WNW0
10 SE10
15 S15
15 SSW15
15 S15
20 SSW20
25 SSW25
25 SSE25
25 SSE25
5 SW5
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
High °C
5 8 8 5 8 7 5 8 8 5 7 6 3 4 2 -1 -3 -4
Low °C
4 8 5 5 7 6 4 7 5 4 6 4 2 4 0 -3 -3 -5
Chill °C
2 7 7 4 7 5 3 7 8 3 4 3 0 0 -3 -7 -10 -7
Freezing level m
3400 3450 3400 3400 3300 3300 3250 3250 3300 3150 3000 3000 2750 2750 2600 2050 1950 1750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 6:35 - - 6:33 - - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 -
Sunset
- - 5:47 - - 5:49 - - 5:50 - - 5:51 - - 5:52 - - 5:52

El Capitan Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for El Capitan is: Mostly dryMild temperatures (max 8°C on Tue morning, min 4°C on Mon night)Wind will be generally light.

El Capitan Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Fri morning, min -5°C on Sun afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

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
Markleeville
25 km SW
616m alt.
56 minutes ago
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 288).
Fish Camp
28 km S
1557m alt.
1 hour ago
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 342).
Fish Camp
31 km S
1517.9m alt.
2 hours ago
8° C
Dry
Wind obs. (6 kph from 317 degs) was rejected
.
Mariposa
38 km S
838m alt.
57 minutes ago
9° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 48).
Oakhurst
42 km S
777m alt.
1 hour ago
7° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 38).

* 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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