Yosemite Park Weather

Knowing the park’s seasonal weather variations will help you plan the perfect Yosemite vacation.

Rain
Tuesday 05/24 100%
Rain
Rain showers early will evolve into a more steady rain for the afternoon. Thunder possible. High 53F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 100%.
Thunderstorm
Wednesday 05/25 90%
Thunderstorm
Showers and thunderstorms likely. High near 55F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90%.
Chance of Rain
Thursday 05/26 60%
Chance of Rain
Partly cloudy skies during the morning hours will give way to occasional showers in the afternoon. Thunder possible. High 62F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Chance of Rain
Friday 05/27 40%
Chance of Rain
Mostly sunny early. Becoming mostly cloudy with showers developing later in the day. Thunder possible. High 67F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Clear
Saturday 05/28 20%
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 68F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Sunday 05/29 0%
Clear
Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. High 67F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
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