Sonora Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Sonora Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Fri afternoon, min -12°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat night, near gales from the SSW by Sun night).

Days 3-6 Sonora Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Mon afternoon, min -13°C on Wed night). Mainly stormy winds.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
20 WSW20
25 SW25
25 SSW25
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
15 WSW15
25 SW25
30 SSW30
50 SSW50
50 SSW50
65 SW65
55 SSW55
60 SSW60
65 SW65
50 SSW50
55 SSW55
95 SW95
75 SW75
some clouds cloudy snow shwrs mod. snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs heavy snow mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs mod. snow heavy snow heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 2 8 - - - - 2 12 7 2 1 - 23 9 22 15
High °C
-8 -7 -7 -10 -11 -8 -8 -8 -7 -9 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -7 -9 -12
Low °C
-9 -8 -9 -10 -11 -12 -8 -8 -8 -9 -8 -7 -8 -8 -7 -8 -9 -13
Chill °C
-15 -15 -14 -20 -21 -15 -16 -17 -17 -21 -19 -19 -20 -19 -19 -18 -21 -26
Freezing level m
2150 2400 2050 2050 1950 1150 2400 2400 1950 2150 2400 2400 2350 2400 2400 2350 2200 1500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-8-7-7-10-11-8-8-8-7-9-7-7-8-7-7-7-9-12-2-1-1-3-4-4-10-1-2-1-1-1-100-2-6
Sunrise
6:58 - - 6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:54 - - 6:52 - - 6:50 - -
Sunset
- 7:12 - - 7:13 - - 7:14 - - 7:15 - - 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.
54 minutes ago
-3.9° C
clear
Clear
6
Light winds from the WSW
(6 kph at 250).
16 km
Bear Valley
38 km W
2195m alt.
1 hour ago
-4° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 256).
Bridgeport
38 km ESE
1979m alt.
1 hour ago
-6° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 113).
Lee Vining
54 km SE
2164m alt.
1 hour ago
-6° C
-
5
Calm
(5 kph at 180).
Dorrington
57 km WSW
1535m alt.
1 hour ago
1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 250).

* 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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