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Mount Rushmore
Weather Forecast, United States

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Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sun morning, min -10°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, calm by Mon night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Wed afternoon, min -5°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Wed morning, near gales from the NW by Fri night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat morning, min -8°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat afternoon, fresh winds from the WNW by Mon afternoon).

Saturday
14
Sunday
15
Monday
16
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
20 WSW20
25 NW25
15 NW15
40 NW40
40 NW40
10 W10
25 WNW25
20 WNW20
15 WNW15
15 SW15
10 WSW10
20 NW20
10 WSW10
25 WSW25
20 NW20
40 NW40
50 WNW50
30 NW30
5 WSW5
0 N0
5 NNW5
15 NNW15
15 NW15
30 WNW30
30 NW30
30 NW30
25 WNW25
clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds cloudy some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
6 6 -2 -5 -4 -5 -3 -1 -1 2 3 0 3 3 2 1 1 -2 -3 -4 -6 -6 -5 -6 -4 -4 -4
Low °C
3 1 -10 -9 -4 -8 -8 -3 -1 -2 0 -1 -1 2 0 0 -2 -5 -5 -6 -7 -8 -7 -7 -6 -7 -6
Chill °C
2 1 -9 -14 -13 -12 -10 -8 -7 -2 -1 -4 0 -1 -4 -6 -6 -11 -3 -4 -6 -12 -11 -14 -11 -12 -11
Freezing level m
2650 1900 0 950 950 400 1100 1100 1400 2200 1800 1450 2250 2500 1850 1800 1350 1100 1100 650 550 700 450 650 1100 600 700
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
66-2-5-4-5-3-1-123033211-2-3-4-6-6-5-6-4-4-4880-10-20224536655410-1-3-3-2-30-1-1
Sunrise
7:15 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - -
Sunset
- 4:15 - - 4:15 - - 4:15 - - 4:15 - - 4:15 - - 4:15 - - 4:15 - - 4:15 - - 4:16 -

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Rushmore is: Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sun morning, min -10°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, calm by Mon night).

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Wed afternoon, min -5°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Wed morning, near gales from the NW by Fri night).

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat morning, min -8°C on Sun morning)Winds increasing (calm on Sat afternoon, fresh winds from the WNW by Mon 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
6.1° C
clear
Clear
17
Light winds from the WSW
(17 kph at 250).
16 km
Rapid City
23 km NE
1134.5m alt.
1 hour ago
7° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 23).
Rapid City
26 km NE
1048m alt.
1 hour ago
7° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 356).
Rapid City
26 km NE
1006m alt.
48 minutes ago
5° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 355).
Rapid City
27 km NE
1007m alt.
41 minutes ago
7° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 338).

* 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.