Mount Rushmore
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Rushmore Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 4mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Wed afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Mon morning, min 0°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon afternoon, fresh winds from the NW by Wed afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Rushmore Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 10°C on Fri morning, min -2°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Fri morning, strong winds from the WSW by Fri night).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
clear
rain showers
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 W10
5 NNW5
5 WNW5
5 NNW5
10 NNW10
10 W10
20 W20
25 WNW25
40 NW40
40 NW40
25 NW25
30 WNW30
20 WNW20
25 W25
30 W30
40 WSW40
10 NNW10
15 NNW15
clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy clear rain shwrs light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - 1 3 - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
4 9 9 6 3 3 4 6 3 0 3 4 5 10 10 9 7 4
Low °C
2 5 6 4 3 1 0 5 2 -2 -2 2 4 5 8 8 7 0
Chill °C
1 8 9 5 0 1 -1 2 -2 -7 -2 -1 1 7 6 5 3 0
Freezing level m
2050 3150 3050 2200 1500 1250 1500 2050 1350 950 1600 1550 2150 3050 3350 3300 2150 1100
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
276300130-30127764149963346303451010974
Sunrise
- 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 -
Sunset
- - 4:15 - - 4:15 - - 4:15 - - 4:15 - - 4:15 - - 4:15

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Rushmore at the specific elevation of 1109 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Rushmore. 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 South-Dakota.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Custer Airport
21 km SSW
1725m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.8° C
clear
Clear
11
Light winds from the WNW
(11 kph at 300).
16 km
Rapid City
23 km NE
1134.5m alt.
48 minutes ago
-2° C
-
16
Light winds from the W
(16 kph at 267).
Hermosa
24 km E
1051.6m alt.
47 minutes ago
-7° C
-
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 360).
Rapid City
26 km NE
1048m alt.
44 minutes ago
-1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 40).
Rapid City
26 km NE
1006m alt.
2 hours ago
-8° C
-
6
Light winds from the SW
(6 kph at 234).

* 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 Rushmore and within an acceptable time window.