Half Dome
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Half Dome Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 16°C on Mon afternoon, min 11°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Half Dome Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 15°C on Thu afternoon, min 10°C on Sat 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 SSW15
15 S15
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
10 SSE10
10 SSW10
10 SW10
5 SE5
10 SSW10
10 SW10
5 SSE5
10 SW10
10 SW10
10 SSE10
10 SSW10
15 SW15
10 SSW10
20 SSW20
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
16 14 14 15 12 14 15 13 15 15 13 14 14 12 13 14 12 12
Low °C
16 12 13 14 11 12 15 12 13 14 12 12 14 11 12 13 10 11
Chill °C
15 13 13 14 11 13 14 13 15 14 13 13 13 11 12 13 11 10
Freezing level m
4950 4700 4700 4700 4600 4650 4700 4700 4700 4700 4700 4650 4650 4650 4600 4600 4450 4400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:20 - - 6:20 - - 6:22 - - 6:22
Sunset
7:44 - - 7:43 - - 7:40 - - 7:39 - - 7:38 - - 7:37 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Half Dome at the specific elevation of 2695 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
27° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 330).
Fish Camp
34 km S
1517.9m alt.
2 hours ago
28° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 116).
Lee Vining
43 km ENE
2066.6m alt.
2 hours ago
29° C
Dry
14
Light winds from the WNW
(14 kph at 291).
Mariposa
44 km SSW
2758m alt.
1 hour ago
34° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the SW
(8 kph at 224).
Lee Vining
45 km NE
2164m alt.
2 hours ago
28° C
Dry
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 250).

* 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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