El Capitan
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 18°C on Wed morning, min 7°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 El Capitan Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Fri night. Very mild (max 18°C on Thu morning, min 5°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
rain showers
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 E10
5 SSE5
0 SSE0
15 ENE15
10 ENE10
0 NNW0
10 NE10
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
5 ESE5
5 ESE5
10 E10
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
10 E10
5 SSW5
5 SSE5
clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear rain shwrs rain shwrs clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 5 - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
10 15 13 8 16 14 12 18 16 12 18 16 11 14 11 8 12 11
Low °C
9 15 9 7 14 12 11 16 11 11 17 12 9 14 8 5 12 10
Chill °C
8 15 13 6 16 14 11 18 16 11 18 16 10 13 10 7 12 11
Freezing level m
2900 2750 2500 1900 3150 3250 2900 3350 3350 3250 3250 3200 2800 2500 2100 1500 2400 2350
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
23105436536521-2-31048721086119612105842651015138161412181612181611141181211
Sunrise
- 7:01 - - 7:03 - - 7:03 - - 7:05 - - 7:05 - - 7:05 -
Sunset
- - 4:38 - - 4:38 - - 4:39 - - 4:39 - - 4:39 - - 4:39

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
1557m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 189).
Fish Camp
31 km S
1517.9m alt.
3 hours ago
6° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 222).
Mariposa
38 km S
841m alt.
1 hour ago
9° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 285).
Oakhurst
42 km S
777m alt.
2 hours ago
8° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 43).
Oakhurst
46 km S
708m alt.
1 hour ago
2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 333).

* 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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