Mount Rainier weather

Mount Rainier
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Mount Rainier Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Mon night, min -11°C on Sat morning). Mainly fresh winds.

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu night, min -8°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Tue night, extremely windy from the SW by Thu night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
Wind km/h
20 W20
20 WNW20
20 NW20
25 WNW25
30 NW30
20 WNW20
20 WNW20
15 WSW15
20 SSW20
20 SSW20
25 SW25
30 SSW30
55 SW55
50 SW50
40 WSW40
25 WSW25
25 SW25
105 SW105
mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
8 1 - - - - - - - - - 1 14 15 28 1 2 40
High °C
-10 -11 -11 -11 -11 -7 -5 -5 -4 -4 -4 -5 -7 -7 -7 -7 -6 -3
Low °C
-11 -11 -11 -11 -11 -9 -7 -5 -4 -4 -4 -7 -8 -7 -8 -8 -7 -6
Chill °C
-18 -19 -18 -20 -21 -15 -10 -11 -10 -10 -11 -11 -18 -18 -17 -16 -14 -15
Freezing level m
950 950 650 750 700 600 1150 1450 1650 1800 1850 1700 1250 1150 1200 1300 1350 1800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-24-25-25-23-21-18-17-16-14-14-16-16-20-20-19-19-17-16-18-18-18-17-16-12-11-10-9-9-10-11-14-13-13-13-11-10-10-11-11-11-11-7-5-5-4-4-4-5-7-7-7-7-6-3-3-4-5-5-5-4-101221-1-2-1-1-11
Sunrise
7:43 - - 7:45 - - 7:46 - - 7:46 - - 7:47 - - 7:48 - -
Sunset
- 4:17 - - 4:17 - - 4:19 - - 4:19 - - 4:19 - - 4:20 -

Mount Rainier Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Rainier is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Mon night, min -11°C on Sat morning)Mainly fresh winds.

Mount Rainier Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu night, min -8°C on Wed morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Tue night, extremely windy from the SW by Thu night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Rainier at the specific elevation of 2500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Rainier. 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 Washington.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Orting
40 km WNW
191m alt.
2 hours ago
4° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 256).
Buckley
41 km WNW
214.9m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 240).
Enumclaw
43 km NW
227m alt.
2 hours ago
4° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 207).
Enumclaw
46 km NW
52m alt.
3 hours ago
3° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 109).
Graham
46 km W
225.5m alt.
2 hours ago
4° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).

* 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 Mount Rainier and within an acceptable time window.

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