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Mount Rushmore
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 0-3):

Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Sun night. Warm (max 21°C on Sun afternoon, min 9°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Fri morning, calm by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 37mm), heaviest during Mon afternoon. Warm (max 21°C on Wed afternoon, min 8°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNE on Mon night, calm by Wed night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
Wind km/h
45 WSW45
35 W35
15 WNW15
5 SSE5
20 SSE20
5 SE5
25 S25
25 SSE25
10 S10
15 NE15
20 NE20
20 NE20
45 NNE45
40 NNW40
15 NW15
25 WNW25
25 WNW25
10 N10
clear some clouds clear clear rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm mod. rain light rain light rain clear clear clear rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 1 2 - 2 7 7 12 10 5 2 - - - 1
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
14 17 11 16 18 14 19 21 16 18 16 14 11 13 11 19 21 16
Low °C
11 16 9 13 18 12 16 20 14 16 15 12 10 9 10 16 21 8
Chill °C
11 16 9 15 17 13 18 21 15 18 15 12 7 10 8 19 21 15
Freezing level m
2700 2900 3150 3050 3150 3650 3850 3850 3950 3650 3600 3400 2950 2900 2900 3050 3400 3500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
10138131511161813151311898151713141711161814192116181614111311192116
Sunrise
5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:16 - - 5:16 - - 5:16 - -
Sunset
- 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:23 - - 8:24 - - 8:25 -

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Rushmore is: Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Sun nightWarm (max 21°C on Sun afternoon, min 9°C on Fri night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Fri morning, calm by Fri night).

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 37mm), heaviest during Mon afternoonWarm (max 21°C on Wed afternoon, min 8°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNE on Mon night, calm by Wed night).

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
8.3° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
31
Fresh winds from the W
(31 kph at 260).
16 km
Low: few
Mid: overcast
Hermosa
24 km E
1051.6m alt.
1 hour ago
14° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the WNW
(8 kph at 292).
Rapid City
26 km NE
1006m alt.
50 minutes ago
14° C
Dry
Wind obs. (14 kph from 312 degs) was rejected
.
Rapid City
27 km NE
1007m alt.
1 hour ago
16° C
Dry
13
Light winds from the WSW
(13 kph at 239).
Rapid City
30 km NE
995m alt.
1 hour ago
16° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the WSW
(6 kph at 252).

* 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.