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– Lat/Long: 43.88° N 103.46° W

Mount Rushmore
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 10am Fri 15 Jan Local Time
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Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sat afternoon, min -2°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Fri morning, calm by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Tue night, min -5°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Tue night, light winds from the NW by Wed night).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sat night, min -8°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, fresh winds from the W by Sat night).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sun afternoon, min -15°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.

Friday
15
Saturday
16
Sunday
17
Monday
18
Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
30 NNW30
10 WNW10
25 NW25
35 NNW35
20 NW20
35 NW35
15 NNW15
10 W10
5 W5
30 NNW30
25 NNW25
15 NW15
20 NW20
20 WSW20
50 W50
25 NW25
10 WNW10
15 NW15
10 NW10
5 NNE5
5 ESE5
10 ESE10
5 ESE5
5 NNW5
0 SSW0
5 S5
35 W35
10 W10
5 NNW5
10 NNE10
5 E5
10 ENE10
5 E5
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
15 SW15
clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds clear cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy light snow light snow light snow light snow clear clear clear clear clear clear cloudy cloudy light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 2 1 2 - - - - - - - - 2 - - -
High °C
1 3 3 3 4 0 4 4 3 1 1 -3 2 3 6 4 5 1 0 0 -5 -8 -7 -7 -3 -1 1 5 6 -1 -8 -8 -13 -11 -9 0
Low °C
-2 0 0 0 0 -2 -1 2 0 0 -3 -5 -2 0 1 1 2 -2 -2 -2 -7 -8 -8 -8 -7 -4 -4 1 3 -8 -10 -11 -14 -15 -9 -7
Chill °C
-5 -2 -2 -3 -1 -7 1 1 1 -5 -5 -9 -3 -1 1 -1 0 -3 -4 -2 -5 -12 -11 -7 -3 -1 -5 3 6 -5 -12 -12 -18 -17 -15 -5
Freezing level m
1200 1200 1650 1600 1150 1050 1600 1500 1250 1200 600 550 1450 1050 3100 1700 1450 1200 1050 750 0 0 0 0 700 450 1250 1850 1550 200 0 0 0 0 0 900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-20000-3010-3-3-6-10312-2-4-3-8-11-10-10-6-4-223-4-10-10-15-14-11-313334044311-323645100-5-8-7-7-3-1156-1-8-8-13-11-90
Sunrise
7:24 - - 7:24 - - 7:22 - - 7:22 - - 7:22 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - -
Sunset
- 4:42 - - 4:43 - - 4:44 - - 4:45 - - 4:46 - - 4:47 - - 4:49 - - 4:51 - - 4:52 - - 4:52 - - 4:54 - - 4:55 -

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Rushmore is: Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sat afternoon, min -2°C on Fri morning)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Fri morning, calm by Sun night).

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Tue night, min -5°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Tue night, light winds from the NW by Wed night).

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sat night, min -8°C on Fri morning)Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, fresh winds from the W by Sat night).

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.
51 minutes ago
-2.2° C
clear
Clear
9
Light winds from the WSW
(9 kph at 240).
16 km
Rapid City Airport
38 km ENE
965m alt.
52 minutes ago
1.1° C
clear
Clear
35
Fresh winds from the NNW
(35 kph at 340).
16 km
Ellsworth Air Force Base Airport
41 km NE
999m alt.
48 minutes ago
1.6° C
clear
Clear
26
Moderate winds from the NNW
(26 kph at 340).
16 km
Newcastle Mondel
69 km WSW
1273m alt.
49 minutes ago
-1° C
clear
Clear
17
Light winds from the NNW
(17 kph at 340).
16 km
Spearfis / lyde Airport
70 km NW
1188m alt.
49 minutes ago
0° C
clear
Clear
19
Light winds from the W
(19 kph at 280).
16 km

* 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.