Mount Rushmore
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Rushmore Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 17mm), heaviest on Tue morning. Warm (max 21°C on Thu afternoon, min 11°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Rushmore Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Sun night. Warm (max 23°C on Fri morning, min 14°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WNW on Sat morning, calm by Sun morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
rain showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
thunderstorm
light rain
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
clear
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
Wind km/h
5 ENE5
10 E10
5 W5
15 NNE15
15 NNE15
5 NNW5
5 SSE5
15 SSE15
20 SSW20
10 W10
15 NNE15
20 WNW20
35 WNW35
25 WNW25
20 WNW20
10 NNW10
5 SE5
5 SE5
rain shwrs risk tstorm rain shwrs risk tstorm light rain clear clear clear clear clear some clouds rain shwrs some clouds risk tstorm clear some clouds risk tstorm risk tstorm
Rain
Rain mm
5 2 5 1 4 - - - - - - 1 - 2 - - 5 10
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
13 14 13 12 13 12 18 21 17 23 21 17 19 20 17 19 21 16
Low °C
12 13 11 11 12 11 15 20 15 20 21 15 17 20 14 17 19 15
Chill °C
12 14 13 11 12 11 18 21 17 23 21 17 18 20 16 19 21 16
Freezing level m
4150 3750 3800 3700 3600 3900 4000 4000 4550 4500 4150 4150 4150 4100 4350 4200 4150 4300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
131413121312182117232117192017192116161716151715222520262520222420222419
Sunrise
5:11 - - 5:11 - - 5:11 - - 5:11 - - 5:11 - - 5:11 - -
Sunset
- 8:38 - - 8:38 - - 8:38 - - 8:39 - - 8:39 - - 8:39 -

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
12.8° C
light rain
Light rain .
7
Light winds from the NW
(7 kph at 320).
16 km
Low: few
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Rapid City
23 km NE
1134.5m alt.
59 minutes ago
17° C
Dry
11
Light winds from the ENE
(11 kph at 59).
Hermosa
24 km E
1051.6m alt.
2 hours ago
17° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 45).
Rapid City
26 km NE
3300m alt.
46 minutes ago
17° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 143).
Rapid City
26 km NE
1048m alt.
58 minutes ago
17° C
Dry

* 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.