Mount Rainier
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Mount Rainier Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri morning, min -10°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Fri morning, calm by Sat morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon night, min -8°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Mon morning, severe gales from the W by Tue night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
50 WSW50
55 WSW55
30 WSW30
5 E5
25 N25
25 NNW25
25 NW25
25 WNW25
30 WNW30
25 WNW25
40 WNW40
60 W60
50 W50
60 W60
80 W80
50 W50
35 WSW35
35 WSW35
snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds mod. snow mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
7 12 2 - - - - - - - - 8 10 2 2 - - -
High °C
-5 -6 -8 -10 -9 -7 -6 -6 -5 -4 -4 -3 -4 -5 -4 -4 -5 -4
Low °C
-5 -7 -9 -10 -10 -8 -7 -6 -6 -4 -4 -4 -4 -5 -5 -4 -5 -7
Chill °C
-16 -16 -19 -10 -17 -15 -14 -14 -13 -11 -13 -13 -14 -16 -16 -15 -14 -13
Freezing level m
2550 2200 1850 1850 2100 1850 2250 2450 2150 2800 2750 2850 2650 2650 2550 2600 2750 2300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-10-11-13-16-15-13-12-12-10-9-9-8-9-10-10-10-11-10-5-6-8-10-9-7-6-6-5-4-4-3-4-5-4-4-5-41-1-2-4-2-2-10-1112110011643242463676666485
Sunrise
6:11 - - 6:09 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:05 - - 6:03 - -
Sunset
- 8:00 - - 8:01 - - 8:02 - - 8:04 - - 8:06 - - 8:07 -

Mount Rainier Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri morning, min -10°C on Sat morning)Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Fri morning, calm by Sat morning)

Mount Rainier Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon night, min -8°C on Thu morning)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Mon morning, severe gales from the W by Tue night)

Issued local time.

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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Orting
40 km WNW
191m alt.
1 hour ago
13° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 201).
Enumclaw
43 km NW
227m alt.
1 hour ago
12° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 228).
Graham
46 km W
225.5m alt.
1 hour ago
13° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Puyallup
46 km WNW
182m alt.
2 hours ago
13° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 209).
Puyallu / hun
48 km WNW
164m alt.
1 hour ago
14° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the WSW
(6 kph at 250).
16 km
Low: few
Mid: broken
High: overcast

* 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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