Mount Rainier
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Rainier Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Mon morning, min -23°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SSE on Mon afternoon, light winds from the NW by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Mount Rainier Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sat night, min -21°C on Thu morning). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
65 SSE65
75 SSE75
65 SSW65
55 SW55
30 SW30
10 SSW10
30 SE30
35 SE35
15 ENE15
15 S15
10 SSW10
5 WNW5
10 NW10
15 NW15
10 W10
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
25 WNW25
some clouds light snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear some clouds heavy snow mod. snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 3 15 - - - - - 35 9 5 3 - 3 1 - - -
High °C
-16 -17 -19 -22 -21 -20 -18 -18 -20 -21 -21 -20 -20 -19 -19 -18 -17 -15
Low °C
-17 -18 -23 -23 -22 -21 -19 -19 -21 -21 -21 -21 -20 -19 -19 -19 -18 -16
Chill °C
-31 -34 -34 -38 -34 -27 -30 -30 -32 -28 -31 -24 -27 -26 -28 -26 -27 -25
Freezing level m
1900 1850 1200 1250 1650 1300 1800 1850 1300 1450 1700 1350 1650 1800 1550 1850 2050 1800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-16-17-19-22-21-20-18-18-20-21-21-20-20-19-19-18-17-15-9-12-13-15-15-13-11-12-14-14-14-13-13-12-11-12-11-10-3-4-6-8-7-6-4-4-7-7-6-6-6-5-5-5-4-4340-210230021121243
Sunrise
7:00 - - 6:58 - - 6:56 - - 6:54 - - 6:52 - - 6:50 - -
Sunset
- 7:25 - - 7:27 - - 7:29 - - 7:30 - - 7:31 - - 7:32 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Rainier at the specific elevation of 4392 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
Puyallu / hun
48 km WNW
164m alt.
1 hour ago
2° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Stampede Pass Airport
58 km NE
1208m alt.
2 hours ago
1.1° C
clear
Fog -.
Wind obs. (6 kph from 1 degs) was rejected
.
0 km
Tacom / cChord Air Force Base Airport
61 km W
98m alt.
2 hours ago
1.5° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the S
(6 kph at 190).
16 km
Low: scattered
Fort Lewi / ray Army Airfield Airport
66 km W
92m alt.
1 hour ago
2.5° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
BUOY-TCNW1
68 km WNW
3m alt.
3 hours ago
7.5° C

* 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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