Mount Rainier weather
– Lat/Long: 46.85° N 121.76° W

UsMount Rainier
Weather Forecast, United States

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Issued: 9 am Fri 01 Mar Local Time
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Days 1–3 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Fri afternoon, min -23°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the S on Fri night, light winds from the W by Sun night).

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Wed afternoon, min -22°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, gales from the WSW by Wed night).

Friday
1
Saturday
2
Sunday
3
Monday
4
Tuesday
5
Wednesday
6
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
part cloud
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
part cloud
mod snow
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
light snow
some clouds
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
clear
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
clear
clear
some clouds
mod. snow
 km/h
55
SSW
40
SW
40
S
25
SW
35
WSW
25
SW
30
SW
30
WSW
20
WSW
15
W
15
W
5
S
5
NNE
15
NNW
35
NW
45
NW
35
NW
50
WSW
Wave Height Map
T washington.wind.9.cc23
T washington.wind.33.cc23
T washington.wind.57.cc23
T washington.wind.81.cc23
T washington.wind.105.cc23
T washington.wind.129.cc23
 cm 
2.0
7
3
2.0
7
1.0
1.0
5
1.0
3
1.0
1.0
8
 mm 
max°C
-21
-19
-20
-23
-23
-23
-22
-22
-22
-22
-22
-21
-20
-19
-18
-15
-13
-15
min°C
-21
-21
-23
-23
-23
-23
-23
-22
-23
-22
-22
-21
-21
-19
-19
-17
-14
-17
chill°C 
-37
-36
-36
-35
-38
-36
-36
-36
-34
-31
-32
-21
-25
-28
-31
-31
-25
-32
Freezing level (m
650
700
400
500
550
0
550
600
0
550
700
0
650
800
0
550
750
450
Cloud base (m)
1500
1650
1850
1500
1500
1500
1500
1500
1550
1600
1550
1550
1500
1500
1550
1500
1500
1650
Sea lvl1000m2000m3000m4000m5000m
-29-27-29-31-31-31-30-30-30-30-29-29-28-25-24-22-19-22-21-20-22-23-23-23-23-22-23-22-22-21-21-19-19-16-14-16-13-13-14-15-15-15-14-14-15-14-14-14-13-13-13-11-9-11-6-7-8-7-7-9-6-7-10-6-7-9-6-7-9-6-7-7
Sunrise
6:43
6:41
6:39
6:37
6:37
6:35
Sunset
5:53
5:54
5:57
5:58
6:00
6:00

Mount Rainier Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Rainier is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Fri afternoon, min -23°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the S on Fri night, light winds from the W by Sun night).

Mount Rainier Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Wed afternoon, min -22°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, gales from the WSW by Wed night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Rainier at the specific elevation of 3500 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Pierce County Airport - Thun Field - Puyallup (Washington)
48 km WNW
164m alt.
2 hours ago
4° C
light rain
Drizzle
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 1).
13 km
50 km WNW
160m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the SSW
(8 kph at 199).
21
58 km NE
628m alt.
2 hours ago
-2° C
light snow
Light snow.
6
Light winds from the ESE
(6 kph at 110).
2 km
Mid: scattered
High: broken
60 km E
644m alt.
42 minutes ago
1° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 90).
5
61 km W
217m alt.
2 hours ago
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
11
Light winds from the S
(11 kph at 190).
16 km
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: scattered

* 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.

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