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– Lat/Long: 43.88° N 103.46° W

Mount Rushmore
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 4pm Mon 25 Jan Local Time
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Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Thu morning, min -13°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, strong winds from the WSW by Thu morning).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Fri afternoon, min -3°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Thu afternoon, light winds from the WNW by Sat night).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Mon afternoon, min -9°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Mon night, strong winds from the WSW by Tue afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat afternoon, min -14°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, strong winds from the NNW by Fri afternoon).

Mon
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
31
Monday
1
Tuesday
2
Wednesday
3
Thursday
4
Friday
5
Sat
6
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 AM
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
cloudy
Wind km/h
10 NNE10
5 ENE5
10 SE10
10 SSE10
15 SW15
10 W10
15 WSW15
30 WSW30
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
45 W45
45 WSW45
30 WSW30
25 W25
25 NNW25
15 NW15
25 WNW25
25 WNW25
15 W15
15 WNW15
20 WSW20
10 W10
30 SW30
40 WSW40
30 WSW30
15 NW15
20 N20
20 N20
5 WNW5
5 NW5
15 NNW15
35 NNW35
40 NNW40
35 NW35
30 W30
35 WNW35
cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow cloudy clear clear clear some clouds clear some clouds clear cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-7 -10 -10 -10 -9 -2 -1 0 5 6 5 6 7 5 1 1 -2 2 3 1 5 7 5 6 4 0 -9 -6 -9 -3 -4 -7 -11 -10 -5 -1
Low °C
-9 -13 -12 -11 -11 -8 -3 -3 2 5 5 5 5 0 -1 -1 -3 -2 1 0 2 3 2 5 3 -7 -9 -8 -10 -8 -6 -11 -14 -10 -10 -5
Chill °C
-12 -14 -16 -16 -14 -6 -5 -7 -1 0 -1 0 2 0 -5 -4 -8 -3 -2 -3 1 4 0 1 -2 -4 -15 -14 -14 -5 -9 -16 -22 -21 -13 -8
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 1250 950 1400 2550 2750 2550 2550 2550 1900 1700 1500 1200 1850 1700 1850 2600 2700 3000 2650 2100 650 250 300 0 1150 650 150 0 0 450 1450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-7-10-10-10-9-2-1056567511-2231575640-9-6-9-3-4-7-11-10-5-1-5-8-8-7-7122898101084516648107973-6-3-600-4-8-7-22
Sunrise
- - 7:16 - - 7:15 - - 7:13 - - 7:13 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - - 7:09 - - 7:09 - - 7:07 - - 7:07 - - 7:05 - - 7:03
Sunset
4:54 - - 4:55 - - 4:57 - - 4:59 - - 5:00 - - 5:00 - - 5:02 - - 5:04 - - 5:05 - - 5:07 - - 5:07 - - 5:09 - -

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Rushmore is: Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Thu morning, min -13°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, strong winds from the WSW by Thu morning).

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Fri afternoon, min -3°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Thu afternoon, light winds from the WNW by Sat night).

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Mon afternoon, min -9°C on Wed morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Mon night, strong winds from the WSW by Tue afternoon).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Rushmore at the specific elevation of 1608 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
-10.6° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
7
Light winds from the N.(Wind varies from 003 to 008 degs)
(7 kph at 10).
16 km
Low: overcast
Rapid City Airport
38 km ENE
965m alt.
1 hour ago
-6.7° C
light snow
Light snow.
9
Light winds from the ENE
(9 kph at 60).
13 km
Low: overcast
Ellsworth Air Force Base Airport
41 km NE
999m alt.
1 hour ago
-7° C
light snow
Light snow.
9
Light winds from the ENE
(9 kph at 60).
16 km
Low: overcast
Newcastle Mondel
69 km WSW
1273m alt.
58 minutes ago
-7° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
7
Light winds from the S
(7 kph at 170).
11 km
Low: broken
Mid: overcast
Spearfis / lyde Airport
70 km NW
1188m alt.
38 minutes ago
-8° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
7
Light winds from the ESE
(7 kph at 110).
14 km
Low: overcast

* 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.