Mount Whitney weather
– Lat/Long: 36.58° N 118.29° W

UsMount Whitney
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 10am Sat 15 May Local Time
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Mount Whitney Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon afternoon, min -10°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Sat morning, calm by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue afternoon, min -12°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Tue afternoon, near gales from the WSW by Thu night).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat afternoon, min -15°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Fri night, light winds from the SW by Sun morning).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Tue afternoon, min -6°C on Mon morning). Mainly fresh winds.

Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
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 AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
30 SW30
25 W25
10 WSW10
15 N15
15 NW15
25 NNW25
25 NNW25
25 NNW25
10 NNW10
5 N5
10 WNW10
15 WSW15
20 SW20
20 SW20
15 WSW15
25 SW25
40 WSW40
45 WSW45
35 W35
30 W30
45 WNW45
35 NW35
20 WSW20
25 SW25
15 W15
30 WNW30
40 WNW40
30 W30
35 W35
35 W35
25 WSW25
30 W30
20 WSW20
20 W20
25 W25
20 W20
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 16 1 - 1 - - 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-4 -4 -8 -7 -7 -6 -5 -2 -3 -3 -1 -2 -1 -1 -4 -3 -3 -7 -12 -12 -13 -8 -5 -6 -9 -7 -6 -3 -1 -3 -2 0 -2 -3 -1 -2
Low °C
-5 -5 -10 -9 -8 -8 -6 -3 -4 -4 -2 -2 -2 -2 -6 -5 -4 -12 -12 -13 -15 -11 -6 -9 -11 -8 -7 -6 -1 -3 -3 0 -4 -4 -1 -3
Chill °C
-12 -11 -15 -13 -11 -14 -12 -9 -9 -6 -3 -6 -6 -7 -10 -10 -11 -17 -25 -22 -27 -18 -12 -13 -16 -16 -16 -11 -8 -11 -9 -6 -8 -9 -7 -9
Freezing level m
3900 3850 3200 3450 3200 3500 3750 4100 3950 4050 4200 4150 4250 4200 3650 3950 3750 2250 2650 2750 2250 3000 3600 3200 3300 3550 3250 3850 4250 3950 4200 4350 4000 4050 4300 4100
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Sunrise
5:46 - - 5:45 - - 5:43 - - 5:43 - - 5:43 - - 5:41 - - 5:41 - - 5:41 - - 5:39 - - 5:39 - - 5:39 - - 5:39 - -
Sunset
- 7:52 - - 7:53 - - 7:53 - - 7:54 - - 7:55 - - 7:57 - - 7:58 - - 7:58 - - 7:59 - - 8:00 - - 8:00 - - 8:00 -

Mount Whitney Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Whitney is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon afternoon, min -10°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Sat morning, calm by Sat night).

Mount Whitney Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue afternoon, min -12°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Tue afternoon, near gales from the WSW by Thu night).

Mount Whitney Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat afternoon, min -15°C on Fri night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Fri night, light winds from the SW by Sun morning).

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
27° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the SW
(6 kph at 225).
Big Pine
51 km N
2025m alt.
1 hour ago
19° C
-
21
Moderate winds from the SW
(21 kph at 222).
Hume wx
54 km W
2253m alt.
2 hours ago
8° C
-
Wind obs. (11 kph from 290 degs) was rejected
.
Springville
55 km SSW
1064m alt.
2 hours ago
21° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 219).
Three Rivers Museum
56 km SW
263m alt.
1 hour ago
28° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 244).

* 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.

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