Mount Rainier
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Rainier Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri afternoon, min -14°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Wed morning, stormy winds from the SW by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Rainier Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Fri night, min -19°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Fri night, strong winds from the WSW by Sun morning).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
Wind km/h
30 SSW30
15 SSE15
30 SSW30
75 S75
55 SSW55
65 SSW65
75 WSW75
50 W50
55 SW55
110 WSW110
70 WSW70
55 WSW55
55 SW55
45 WSW45
60 W60
75 WNW75
60 NW60
55 WNW55
some clouds some clouds some clouds heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 12 6 8 43 5 11 64 11 2 16 26 12 26 7 9
High °C
-11 -11 -9 -7 -13 -11 -12 -11 -6 -4 -12 -13 -12 -16 -18 -17 -14 -11
Low °C
-11 -11 -10 -12 -13 -12 -14 -12 -8 -11 -12 -13 -13 -17 -19 -18 -15 -12
Chill °C
-19 -18 -20 -18 -26 -25 -26 -23 -19 -17 -26 -27 -25 -30 -34 -33 -28 -24
Freezing level m
900 1250 1400 1150 1450 1650 1500 1300 1600 2600 1550 1450 1400 1250 1000 850 1050 1150
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-18-17-15-13-19-18-19-15-11-10-17-17-17-22-25-21-18-15-11-11-9-7-13-11-12-11-6-4-12-13-12-16-18-17-14-11-5-5-4-2-6-5-6-6-20-6-7-6-9-11-11-9-7-200-1110014000-2-3-4-3-2
Sunrise
- 7:47 - - 7:46 - - 7:45 - - 7:45 - - 7:43 - - 7:43 -
Sunset
- - 4:45 - - 4:47 - - 4:49 - - 4:50 - - 4:52 - - 4:52

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.
2 hours ago
-1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 261).
Buckley
41 km WNW
214.9m alt.
2 hours ago
-1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 131).
Enumclaw
43 km NW
227m alt.
2 hours ago
7° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 54).
Graham
46 km W
225.5m alt.
2 hours ago
-2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Puyallup
46 km WNW
182m alt.
2 hours ago
-2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 207).

* 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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