Mount Whitney
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Whitney Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat morning, min -14°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Whitney Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue morning, min -2°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Whitney Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 36mm), mostly on Fri night. Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Thu afternoon, min -1°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
1
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
heavy rain
moderate snow
Wind km/h
20 N20
20 N20
20 N20
15 N15
0 NNW0
5 WNW5
5 WSW5
5 W5
10 WNW10
5 WNW5
5 W5
15 W15
10 W10
10 W10
15 W15
15 WSW15
10 WSW10
15 W15
5 W5
5 WNW5
10 W10
10 W10
15 W15
15 W15
15 SW15
25 SSW25
25 SW25
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 5 20 11
Snow
Snow cm
- 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 7
High °C
-11 -12 -13 -6 -5 -5 -2 -2 -4 0 0 -2 2 2 0 3 3 1 3 3 2 5 6 4 6 5 2
Low °C
-12 -13 -14 -8 -7 -7 -2 -4 -4 -1 -2 -2 1 0 -1 2 1 0 2 2 2 5 5 3 5 4 -1
Chill °C
-19 -20 -21 -9 -5 -8 -2 -2 -7 -2 0 -5 -1 -1 -4 0 0 -3 2 2 -1 2 3 1 3 1 -3
Freezing level m
750 800 250 1350 1700 1500 2200 2200 1800 2300 2450 2100 2600 2750 2400 2800 2950 2600 2850 2950 2900 3250 3350 3100 3350 3200 2600
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Sunrise
6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:26 - - 6:26 - - 6:24 - - 6:22 - -
Sunset
- 5:38 - - 5:39 - - 5:40 - - 5:42 - - 5:43 - - 5:44 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:46 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Whitney at the specific elevation of 2500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Whitney. 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
Three Rivers
51 km SW
378m alt.
2 hours ago
-
6
Light winds from the WNW
(6 kph at 293).
Springville
55 km SSW
1064m alt.
2 hours ago
-1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 233).
Three Rivers Museum
56 km SW
263m alt.
1 hour ago
9° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the WSW
(8 kph at 241).
Ponderosa
57 km S
2194m alt.
3 hours ago
-7° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 316).
Ponderosa
57 km S
2195m alt.
2 hours ago
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 114).

* 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 Mount Whitney and within an acceptable time window.

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