Half Dome weather

Half Dome
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Half Dome Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild with light rain (total 9mm) on Sat night Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Sat night. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Thu afternoon, min 1°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Mon morning, min -6°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
Wind km/h
5 NNW5
5 S5
10 SW10
5 NNW5
5 N5
5 W5
5 SW5
15 S15
15 WSW15
10 W10
10 NNE10
10 NW10
10 NNW10
0 SSW0
5 WNW5
5 W5
10 NE10
15 NE15
some clouds rain shwrs some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds cloudy snow shwrs snow shwrs clear
Rain
Rain mm
- 2 - - - - - 7 - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 7 2 - - - - - - 2 3 -
High °C
7 4 4 4 4 6 6 4 2 0 1 4 4 0 2 1 -4 2
Low °C
5 3 4 3 4 6 5 1 1 -2 -1 3 1 -2 1 -2 -6 1
Chill °C
7 3 2 4 3 6 5 2 -2 -3 -2 2 2 0 1 -1 -8 -1
Freezing level m
3050 2650 2550 2700 2750 2900 2900 2550 2250 2000 1900 2500 2500 1950 2150 2100 1000 2100
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 7:07 - - 7:07 - - 7:05 - - 7:05 - - 7:05 - - 7:03
Sunset
5:10 - - 5:12 - - 5:13 - - 5:14 - - 5:15 - - 5:16 - -

Half Dome Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Half Dome is: Mild with light rain (total 9mm) on Sat night Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Sat nightMild temperatures (max 7°C on Thu afternoon, min 1°C on Sat night)Wind will be generally light.

Half Dome Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Mon morning, min -6°C on Tue night)Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Half Dome at the specific elevation of 2000 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.
54 minutes ago
8° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 173).
Fish Camp
34 km S
1517.9m alt.
1 hour ago
10° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 310).
Markleeville
35 km SW
616m alt.
1 hour ago
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 235).
Lee Vining
43 km ENE
2066.6m alt.
1 hour ago
5° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 342).
Mariposa
44 km SSW
838m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 198).

* 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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