El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 18°C on Tue afternoon, min 13°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 17°C on Fri afternoon, min 12°C on Sun 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
15 SSW15
10 SSW10
10 SSE10
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
10 SE10
10 SSW10
10 SW10
10 SSE10
10 SW10
10 SW10
10 SE10
10 SSW10
10 SW10
10 SSE10
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
10 S10
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
17 18 15 17 18 15 17 18 15 16 17 15 16 17 14 16 17 13
Low °C
15 18 13 15 17 14 15 17 13 14 17 13 14 16 13 13 16 12
Chill °C
17 18 15 17 18 15 17 18 15 16 17 15 16 17 14 15 16 12
Freezing level m
4700 4650 4600 4600 4600 4700 4700 4700 4650 4600 4650 4650 4600 4550 4550 4500 4500 4450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
171815171815171815161715161714161713242520242520242519222419232419222318303126303126303125293025293025293024
Sunrise
6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:20 - - 6:20 - - 6:22 - - 6:22 - -
Sunset
- 7:43 - - 7:42 - - 7:39 - - 7:38 - - 7:37 - - 7:36 -

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
1557m alt.
2 hours ago
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 136).
Fish Camp
31 km S
1517.9m alt.
1 hour ago
22° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 166).
Mariposa
38 km S
841m alt.
3 hours ago
22° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 30).
Oakhurst
42 km S
777m alt.
2 hours ago
21° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 30).
Oakhurst
46 km S
708m alt.
3 hours ago
12° 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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