California | The Needles

4/17/2014
Forecast   High / Low Precip. Wind (gust) / Humidity
Apr 17
64°
39°
5%
5% PM
4 mph (12 mph)
54% humidity
 
Conditions: N/A
Apr 18
slight chance of light rain showers
56°
37°
18%
16% PM
5 mph (10 mph)
65% humidity
 
Conditions: Slight chance of light rain showers.
Apr 19
58°
36°
10%
10% PM
4 mph (12 mph)
69% humidity
 
Conditions: N/A
Apr 20
62°
38°
10%
7% PM
8 mph
54% humidity
 
Conditions: N/A
Apr 21
61°
38°
5%
4% PM
9 mph
53% humidity
 
Conditions: N/A
Apr 22
chance of light snow showers
42°
30°
26%
25% PM
12 mph
64% humidity
 
Conditions: Chance of light snow showers.
Apr 23
slight chance of light snow showers
45°
28°
15%
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6 mph
50% humidity
 
Conditions: Slight chance of light snow showers.
Forecast updated 43 minutes ago
Climbing Resources
Sunrise/SunsetSunrise / Sunset: 6:15 AM / 7:31 PM
ElevationElevation: 7,785 feet
Climbing Map
Climbing Area Description
Located in the Sequoia National Forest above the Kern River, the Needles is a set of awe-inspiring granite spires that rise towards the sky. Impeccable rock, long cracks and lack of crowds make the Needles an ideal climbing destination. Best time to climb is May through November.
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