El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 35°C on Sun afternoon, min 26°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 33°C on Tue afternoon, min 23°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 W15
15 ENE15
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
10 ENE10
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
10 ENE10
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
10 ENE10
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
10 ENE10
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
10 ENE10
10 WSW10
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
34 31 34 35 30 33 33 29 32 33 29 32 33 29 30 31 27 29
Low °C
34 26 30 34 27 30 33 26 29 33 26 29 32 24 28 31 23 27
Chill °C
34 31 34 35 30 33 33 29 32 33 29 32 33 29 30 31 27 29
Freezing level m
5100 5150 5050 5000 5000 4950 4950 4950 4950 5000 4950 4850 4850 4700 4700 4700 4650 4550
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
211921211920201819201819191717181616282428282426272325272326262224252122343134353033332932332932332930312729
Sunrise
- - 5:37 - - 5:37 - - 5:37 - - 5:37 - - 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 500 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 153).
Fish Camp
31 km S
1517.9m alt.
1 hour ago
28° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 65).
Mariposa
38 km S
2758m alt.
1 hour ago
34° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the WSW
(8 kph at 239).
Mariposa
38 km S
838m alt.
2 hours ago
35° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 265).
Oakhurst
42 km S
777m alt.
2 hours ago
35° C
-
6
Light winds from the W
(6 kph at 276).

* 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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