Half Dome
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Half Dome Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 20mm), heaviest during Sun night. Very mild (max 13°C on Sun morning, min 7°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Half Dome Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 18°C on Wed morning, min 7°C on Fri 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
partially cloudy
heavy rain
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 S15
15 SSW15
5 SE5
10 SSW10
5 SW5
5 NE5
5 W5
5 WNW5
10 ENE10
5 ENE5
5 E5
10 E10
10 SSE10
5 SSE5
10 ESE10
10 SSW10
5 SSW5
10 E10
clear some clouds heavy rain rain shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - 17 3 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
13 10 8 10 9 10 13 12 12 18 17 12 16 14 10 13 11 8
Low °C
13 8 7 9 7 8 13 10 10 17 13 10 15 10 9 13 8 7
Chill °C
12 8 6 9 9 9 13 12 11 18 17 11 16 14 9 13 10 7
Freezing level m
2850 2550 2250 2300 2600 2850 3250 3250 3700 4000 3950 3900 3500 3350 3100 2900 2700 2750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
1-1-2-20233688654210164233576712117985653131081091013121218171216141013118
Sunrise
7:05 - - 7:07 - - 7:07 - - 7:07 - - 7:09 - - 7:09 - -
Sunset
- 4:39 - - 4:40 - - 4:40 - - 4:40 - - 4:42 - - 4:42 -

Issued local time.

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
5108m alt.
2 hours ago
0° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 230).
Fish Camp
34 km S
1517.9m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the SSE
(8 kph at 167).
Markleeville
35 km SW
7782m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
Dry
48
Strong winds from the S
(48 kph at 190).
Mariposa
44 km SSW
2758m alt.
2 hours ago
12° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 168).
Lee Vining
45 km NE
2164m alt.
2 hours ago
-3° C
-
6
Light winds from the S
(6 kph at 172).

* 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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