Mount Whitney
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Whitney Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat morning, min -13°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SW on Fri morning, light winds from the WSW by Sat afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Whitney Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed night, min -13°C on Mon morning). Mainly near gales.

Days 6-9 Mount Whitney Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Thu morning, min -14°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SW on Fri morning, light winds from the E by Sat night).

Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
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
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
35 SW35
35 SW35
20 WNW20
20 WSW20
15 W15
20 SW20
35 SSW35
30 SSW30
40 SW40
15 SW15
50 N50
30 NNW30
30 NW30
35 NW35
30 NW30
20 WNW20
25 W25
30 W30
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
35 SW35
35 SW35
35 SW35
25 SSW25
20 SSE20
5 E5
some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 7 9 4 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 1
High °C
-8 -9 -9 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -9 -13 -12 -8 -6 -5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -1 -1 -2 -3 -4 -5 -7 -9 -12
Low °C
-8 -10 -10 -8 -7 -7 -7 -8 -13 -13 -12 -11 -7 -5 -4 -3 -2 -2 -1 -2 -2 -3 -4 -7 -8 -10 -14
Chill °C
-18 -19 -16 -14 -13 -13 -16 -16 -20 -20 -25 -18 -15 -13 -12 -9 -8 -7 -8 -8 -9 -11 -12 -14 -15 -16 -18
Freezing level m
3200 3050 2750 3150 3250 3150 3250 3200 2600 2450 2400 2600 3250 3600 3800 4000 4100 4150 4250 4200 4100 4050 3900 3600 3350 3100 2650
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 7:00 - - 7:00 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - -
Sunset
- 4:37 - - 4:37 - - 4:38 - - 4:38 - - 4:38 - - 4:39 - - 4:39 - - 4:40 - - 4:40 -

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.
56 minutes ago
17° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Three Rivers Museum
56 km SW
263m alt.
2 hours ago
17° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Ponderosa
57 km S
2194m alt.
3 hours ago
6° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 25).
Ponderosa
57 km S
2195m alt.
46 minutes ago
16° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 7).
Springville
57 km SSW
762m alt.
51 minutes ago
19° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 27).

* 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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