Half Dome weather

Half Dome
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Half Dome Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 18°C on Thu morning, min 11°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mild with moderate rain (total 15mm) on Sat morning, Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 16°C on Fri afternoon, min -3°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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
rain showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
10 NE10
10 E10
5 WSW5
5 WNW5
5 E5
0 ENE0
5 W5
10 E10
10 S10
15 SW15
5 SE5
5 SW5
10 SW10
20 SW20
15 SW15
10 SW10
10 ENE10
10 NE10
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds light rain light rain rain shwrs light snow light snow light snow some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - 1 4 3 7 - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 1 - -
High °C
16 12 17 16 13 18 18 13 17 16 12 9 9 7 1 0 -1 8
Low °C
11 11 15 13 13 17 13 12 16 12 7 9 7 1 1 -2 -3 6
Chill °C
16 11 17 16 13 18 18 12 17 15 11 8 7 5 -3 -3 -5 7
Freezing level m
3400 3350 3150 3200 3300 3300 3350 3300 3150 3100 2650 2300 2300 2000 1150 1000 850 1800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 6:33 - - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:28 - - 6:28 - - 6:26
Sunset
5:46 - - 5:47 - - 5:49 - - 5:50 - - 5:51 - - 5:52 - -

Half Dome Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Half Dome is: Mostly dryVery mild (max 18°C on Thu morning, min 11°C on Tue afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Half Dome Weather (Days 3-6):

Mild with moderate rain (total 15mm) on Sat morning, Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Sat nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 16°C on Fri afternoon, min -3°C on Sun night)Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Half Dome at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Half Dome. 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
31 km S
1557m alt.
1 hour ago
7° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 150).
Fish Camp
34 km S
1517.9m alt.
1 hour ago
10° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 232).
Markleeville
35 km SW
616m alt.
2 hours ago
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 17).
Mariposa
44 km SSW
838m alt.
2 hours ago
13° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 88).
Lee Vining
45 km NE
2164m alt.
2 hours ago
1° C
-
5
Calm
(5 kph at 88).

* 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 Half Dome and within an acceptable time window.

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