El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 21°C on Sat afternoon, min 16°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 20°C on Tue 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
5 W5
10 WNW10
5 ENE5
5 SW5
10 WSW10
5 E5
10 WSW10
10 SW10
0 E0
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
5 ESE5
10 SW10
10 SW10
5 SSW5
10 SW10
10 SW10
5 SE5
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 19 21 21 19 20 20 18 19 20 18 19 20 17 18 18 16
Low °C
18 21 17 19 20 17 18 20 16 17 20 16 18 19 14 16 18 14
Chill °C
20 21 19 21 21 19 20 20 18 19 20 18 19 20 17 18 18 16
Freezing level m
5050 5100 5150 5050 5000 5000 4950 4950 5000 4900 4950 4950 4900 4850 4750 4700 4750 4700
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
202119212119202018192018192017181816272824282824262723262723262723242521343531343531333429323330323329313228
Sunrise
5:37 - - 5:37 - - 5:37 - - 5:37 - - 5:37 - - 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
27° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 90).
Fish Camp
31 km S
1517.9m alt.
30 minutes ago
27° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 132).
Mariposa
38 km S
2758m alt.
1 hour ago
32° C
Dry
10
Light winds from the SSW
(10 kph at 200).
Mariposa
38 km S
838m alt.
41 minutes ago
32° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 223).
Oakhurst
42 km S
777m alt.
51 minutes ago
33° C
-
5
Calm
(5 kph at 257).

* 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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