Yellowstone Park Weather

Yellowstone National Park weather is always changing – it’s a four-season destination! Because elevations inside Yellowstone National Park range from 5,280 feet to 11,400 feet, visitors should not be surprised if the Park’s weather changes without a moment’s notice.

Clear

Saturday

06/25

0%

Clear
Sunny. High 61F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.

Clear

Sunday

06/26

0%

Clear
Mainly sunny. High 69F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.

Clear

Monday

06/27

20%

Clear
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 74F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.

Chance of a Thunderstorm

Tuesday

06/28

30%

Chance of a Thunderstorm
Sun and clouds mixed with a slight chance of thunderstorms during the afternoon. High near 75F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.

Clear

Wednesday

06/29

10%

Clear
Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. High 72F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.

Chance of a Thunderstorm

Thursday

06/30

40%

Chance of a Thunderstorm
Sunny early. Scattered thunderstorms developing later in the day. High 73F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.

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