Mount Rushmore
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Rushmore Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 43mm), heaviest during Sat afternoon. Warm (max 25°C on Fri afternoon, min 10°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Fri morning, fresh winds from the N by Sun morning).

Days 3-6 Mount Rushmore Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 28°C on Wed afternoon, min 12°C on Mon morning). Wind will be generally light.

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
thunderstorm
moderate rain
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
5 SSE5
15 SSE15
15 SSW15
10 SSE10
15 SSE15
20 NNW20
35 N35
35 N35
20 NNE20
10 NNE10
10 E10
5 SE5
10 SSE10
20 SSE20
10 SSW10
5 S5
15 SSW15
15 SW15
clear some clouds clear clear rain shwrs risk tstorm mod. rain rain shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 11 20 10 2 - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
23 25 22 24 25 16 11 15 13 15 17 14 17 21 18 23 28 24
Low °C
21 24 18 22 19 14 11 12 10 12 16 13 15 20 16 20 26 22
Chill °C
23 25 22 24 25 15 8 13 11 14 17 14 16 21 18 23 28 24
Freezing level m
4550 4550 4750 4750 4600 4300 4000 3900 4150 4100 4000 4200 4050 4050 4500 4650 4800 5050
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
232522242516111513151714172118232824262825272919141816192117212421273127
Sunrise
5:58 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:05 - -
Sunset
- 7:54 - - 7:52 - - 7:51 - - 7:50 - - 7:47 - - 7:46 -

Issued local time.

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.
49 minutes ago
22.8° C
clear
Clear
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 160).
16 km
Rapid City
23 km NE
1134.5m alt.
37 minutes ago
27° C
Dry
14
Light winds from the SE
(14 kph at 145).
Rapid City
26 km NE
1048m alt.
36 minutes ago
29° C
Dry
Rapid City
26 km NE
3300m alt.
2 hours ago
28° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 77).
Rapid City
27 km NE
1007m alt.
2 hours ago
29° C
Dry
13
Light winds from the SE
(13 kph at 134).

* 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.