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    Yosemite

    National Park California

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    The Meadow Fire is burning southeast of Yosemite Valley. Some trails are closed and some areas of the park may be smoky at times. More »

Temperatures & Precipitation

Average Temperatures & Precipitation for Yosemite Valley (4,000 feet / 1,220 m)

Month Maximum Minimum Precipitation
(°F / °C) (°F / °C) (inches / cm)
January 48/9 29/-2 6.5/16
February 52/11 30/-1 6.7/17
March 58/14 34/1 5.2/13
April 64/18 38/3 2.8/7.1
May 72/22 45/7 1.7/4.4
June 81/27 51/11 0.7/1.8
July 89/32 57/14 0.4/1.0
August 89/32 56/13 0.1/0.3
September 82/28 51/11 0.7/1.8
October 71/22 42/6 2.1/5.3
November 56/13 33/1 4.6/12
December 47/8 28/-2 5.5/14


 
We don't have climate data for other locations in Yosemite. For Yosemite's higher elevations (e.g., Tuolumne Meadows), subtract about 10 to 20 Fahrenheit degrees (6 to 11 Celsius degrees) from the average temperatures above.

Did You Know?

Granite Peaks and Clear Lakes in Torres Del Paine NP

That Yosemite National Park has a sister park in Chile? Parque Nacional Torres del Paine is located among the breath taking scenery of Patagonian Chile. Both parks feature remarkable geology, hydrology, flora and fauna--together the staff of both parks work together to share best practices and care for these landscapes so generations of visitors can revel in their stunning beauty.