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Mount Rushmore
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 5am Thu 02 Apr Local Time
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Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sat afternoon, min -13°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri morning, fresh winds from the WSW by Sat morning).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 13°C on Mon afternoon, min 0°C on Sun night). Mainly fresh winds.

(Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 41mm), heaviest during Thu night. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Fri morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 13°C on Thu afternoon, min -5°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Wed afternoon, strong winds from the N by Fri morning).

Wednesday
8
Thursday
9
Friday
10
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
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
thunderstorm
heavy rain
light snow
light snow
cloudy
Wind km/h
5 NNW5
15 N15
10 WNW10
0 ESE0
15 SSW15
20 SSW20
25 SW25
20 W20
5 SSW5
10 SSW10
35 W35
0 WSW0
20 SSW20
30 SSW30
35 W35
15 WNW15
15 W15
10 NNW10
10 NNE10
5 SSE5
15 SW15
30 SSW30
20 SSW20
20 NNW20
40 N40
50 N50
45 N45
light snow light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy some clouds clear clear risk tstorm heavy rain light snow light snow cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 8 33 - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 2 -
High °C
-7 -7 -11 -5 -2 -4 3 4 1 9 10 2 7 13 9 11 12 8 2 6 5 12 13 8 2 -1 -3
Low °C
-9 -8 -13 -8 -2 -6 -1 4 0 3 7 0 2 12 5 8 12 1 2 4 4 10 11 3 1 -2 -5
Chill °C
-11 -13 -17 -9 -7 -11 -2 0 1 5 6 1 3 12 5 9 10 7 0 4 1 9 11 6 -5 -10 -12
Freezing level m
0 500 0 350 1350 700 1500 2050 1650 2500 2900 2000 3150 3000 3100 2750 2850 2700 1950 2250 2950 3400 3300 2950 1900 1400 1000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:26 - - 6:24 - - 6:22 - - 6:20 - - 6:18 - - 6:16 - -
Sunset
- 7:22 - - 7:23 - - 7:24 - - 7:25 - - 7:27 - - 7:29 - - 7:30 - - 7:30 - - 7:31 -

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Rushmore is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sat afternoon, min -13°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (calm on Fri morning, fresh winds from the WSW by Sat morning).

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 13°C on Mon afternoon, min 0°C on Sun night)Mainly fresh winds.

Mount Rushmore Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 41mm), heaviest during Thu night. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Fri morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 13°C on Thu afternoon, min -5°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Wed afternoon, strong winds from the N by Fri morning).

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.
2 hours ago
n/a° C
light snow
Light snow.
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 1).
3 km
Mid: scattered
High: broken
Rapid City
23 km NE
1134.5m alt.
3 hours ago
-11° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the NNW
(24 kph at 340).
Hermosa
24 km E
1051.6m alt.
2 hours ago
-11° C
-
35
Fresh winds from the NNW
(35 kph at 337).
Rapid City
26 km NE
1048m alt.
3 hours ago
-10° C
-
8
Light winds from the N
(8 kph at 355).
Rapid City
26 km NE
1006m alt.
2 hours ago
-11° C
-
13
Light winds from the NNW
(13 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.