Sonora Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Sonora Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Fri afternoon, min -12°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (calm on Thu morning, fresh winds from the SW by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Sonora Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun night, min -10°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SW on Sun morning, gales from the SW by Mon afternoon).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 WNW10
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
20 WSW20
25 SW25
30 SW30
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
20 SW20
30 SW30
40 SW40
45 SSW45
70 SW70
60 SW60
25 SW25
25 SW25
40 SW40
65 SSW65
light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs clear clear clear snow shwrs heavy snow mod. snow some clouds clear clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 2 1 - - 4 4 1 - - - 4 22 10 - - - -
High °C
-11 -9 -8 -8 -7 -7 -9 -10 -9 -9 -9 -8 -9 -10 -9 -8 -8 -9
Low °C
-12 -10 -9 -8 -8 -9 -10 -10 -11 -9 -9 -9 -10 -10 -10 -9 -8 -9
Chill °C
-16 -14 -15 -15 -15 -15 -18 -19 -16 -17 -19 -18 -21 -24 -18 -16 -17 -20
Freezing level m
2000 2250 1600 2250 2400 2050 2100 2100 1100 2250 2250 1850 2000 1950 1700 2200 2200 1850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-11-9-8-8-7-7-9-10-9-9-9-8-9-10-9-8-8-9-4-2-3-2-1-1-3-3-5-2-2-3-3-4-4-2-2-3
Sunrise
7:00 - - 6:58 - - 6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:54 - - 6:52 - -
Sunset
- 7:10 - - 7:12 - - 7:13 - - 7:14 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Sonora Peak at the specific elevation of 3493 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Sonora Peak. 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
Bridgeport(mcmwt
10 km E
2057m alt.
1 hour ago
4° C
cloudy
Haze dry and cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
3 km
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Bear Valley
38 km W
2195m alt.
1 hour ago
0° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 345).
Bridgeport
38 km ESE
1979m alt.
32 minutes ago
1° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 186).
Lee Vining
54 km SE
2164m alt.
43 minutes ago
-1° C
-
5
Calm
(5 kph at 162).
Dorrington
57 km WSW
1535m alt.
1 hour ago
2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 32).

* 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 Sonora Peak and within an acceptable time window.

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