El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 34°C on Fri afternoon, min 27°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 35°C on Sun afternoon, min 27°C on Sun 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 WSW15
10 ENE10
10 WSW10
10 W10
10 ENE10
10 WSW10
10 W10
10 ENE10
10 SW10
10 WSW10
10 E10
15 SSW15
15 SW15
10 E10
15 SSW15
15 SW15
10 ENE10
10 SW10
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
33 29 32 34 29 33 34 30 34 35 30 33 34 30 34 35 30 34
Low °C
33 27 29 33 27 29 34 28 30 34 27 29 34 28 30 34 27 29
Chill °C
33 29 32 34 29 33 34 30 34 35 30 33 34 30 34 35 30 34
Freezing level m
4900 4950 4900 5000 5150 5050 5200 5150 5150 5150 5050 5050 5100 5100 5100 5050 5000 5000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 6:15 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 - - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:18
Sunset
7:50 - - 7:47 - - 7:46 - - 7:45 - - 7:44 - - 7:43 - -

Issued local time.

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
18° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 249).
Fish Camp
31 km S
1517.9m alt.
2 hours ago
23° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 324).
Mariposa
38 km S
2758m alt.
1 hour ago
26° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 89).
Oakhurst
42 km S
777m alt.
52 minutes ago
26° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 40).
Oakhurst
46 km S
708m alt.
1 hour ago
21° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 277).

* 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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