Mount Whitney
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Whitney Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Mon morning, min -14°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Sun morning, strong winds from the WSW by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Mount Whitney Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Fri morning, min -13°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Thu morning, fresh winds from the W by Fri morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Whitney Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Fri morning, min -16°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the W on Fri afternoon, gales from the WSW by Sat morning).

Friday
1
Saturday
2
Sunday
3
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
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
35 WNW35
30 WNW30
30 W30
25 WNW25
25 W25
35 WSW35
30 W30
35 W35
45 WSW45
40 WSW40
50 WSW50
50 WSW50
55 WSW55
60 WSW60
55 W55
65 W65
65 W65
60 W60
35 W35
35 W35
45 WSW45
70 WSW70
60 WSW60
45 W45
70 W70
65 W65
55 W55
clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - 1 9 17 - - - - - - 2 29 5 2 1 - - -
High °C
-14 -14 -14 -12 -12 -13 -11 -11 -13 -11 -11 -11 -11 -10 -12 -10 -10 -10 -9 -9 -9 -11 -10 -11 -11 -11 -14
Low °C
-14 -14 -14 -13 -12 -14 -11 -13 -13 -11 -12 -12 -12 -12 -13 -11 -11 -11 -9 -9 -11 -11 -11 -13 -11 -13 -16
Chill °C
-25 -24 -25 -21 -21 -23 -21 -21 -25 -22 -23 -23 -24 -23 -25 -23 -23 -22 -19 -19 -19 -25 -23 -22 -25 -24 -27
Freezing level m
2200 2250 1900 2400 2550 2300 2650 2800 2200 2750 2700 2600 2550 2750 2150 2700 2800 2250 2950 2800 2900 2800 2900 2750 2600 2800 1750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:26 - - 6:26 - - 6:24 - - 6:22 - - 6:22 - - 6:20 - -
Sunset
- 5:40 - - 5:42 - - 5:43 - - 5:44 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:46 - - 5:47 - - 5:49 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Whitney at the specific elevation of 4418 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
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 315).
Springville
55 km SSW
1064m alt.
2 hours ago
7° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 231).
Three Rivers Museum
56 km SW
263m alt.
2 hours ago
13° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 242).
Ponderosa
57 km S
2194m alt.
2 hours ago
-1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 50).
Ponderosa
57 km S
2195m alt.
2 hours ago
-
Wind obs. (6 kph from 129 degs) was rejected
.

* 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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