Mount Rainier
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Rainier Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Tue afternoon, min -16°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SSW on Tue afternoon, severe gales from the WSW by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Mount Rainier Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Mon morning, min -17°C on Fri afternoon). Mainly gales.

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
25 SSW25
55 SSW55
55 SSW55
45 SW45
65 SSW65
50 SW50
60 SW60
80 WSW80
55 WSW55
55 W55
55 NW55
45 NW45
35 WNW35
65 WSW65
50 W50
45 WNW45
35 WNW35
40 W40
some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 6 2 19 2 11 33 24 36 25 - - 13 8 2 2 9
High °C
-4 -4 -9 -9 -11 -12 -14 -13 -15 -17 -11 -10 -9 -8 -9 -8 -7 -4
Low °C
-4 -8 -9 -10 -14 -13 -15 -14 -16 -17 -16 -10 -10 -9 -9 -8 -8 -5
Chill °C
-11 -13 -21 -20 -24 -27 -28 -27 -29 -32 -23 -21 -19 -20 -20 -19 -16 -13
Freezing level m
2750 2500 1900 2050 1750 1550 1350 1350 1300 1100 950 1250 1400 1450 1900 2000 2000 2500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:20 - - 7:22 - - 7:22 - - 7:24
Sunset
4:27 - - 4:27 - - 4:25 - - 4:24 - - 4:23 - - 4:22 - -

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
6° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 268).
Buckley
41 km WNW
214.9m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 191).
Graham
46 km W
225.5m alt.
2 hours ago
5° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Puyallup
46 km WNW
182m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 339).
Puyallup
51 km WNW
142m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 352).

* 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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