Mount Rushmore
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount Rushmore Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 17mm), heaviest on Mon night. Warm (max 20°C on Wed morning, min 9°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the N on Sun afternoon, calm by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Mount Rushmore Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 30°C on Sat afternoon, min 18°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Thu morning, calm by Fri afternoon).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
35 N35
15 N15
10 NE10
15 ENE15
10 ESE10
10 SE10
20 SE20
10 S10
20 SSW20
20 S20
25 SW25
30 W30
25 W25
20 NW20
25 WNW25
15 NW15
10 SSE10
30 WSW30
some clouds clear clear clear rain shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 17 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
15 12 15 17 13 14 17 15 20 23 20 27 29 20 25 26 23 29
Low °C
14 10 12 16 9 11 16 13 16 23 19 25 25 18 22 26 20 26
Chill °C
13 10 14 16 11 13 16 14 20 23 20 27 29 20 25 26 23 29
Freezing level m
3950 4000 3950 3750 3700 3500 3450 4000 4300 4500 4900 4900 4800 4350 4450 4700 4800 4900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
151215171314171520232027292025262329191518201717201823272331332328302633
Sunrise
- - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:07 - - 6:09
Sunset
7:51 - - 7:50 - - 7:47 - - 7:46 - - 7:45 - - 7:43 - -

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.
1 hour ago
12.2° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
11
Light winds from the NNE
(11 kph at 20).
11 km
Low: overcast
Rapid City
23 km NE
1134.5m alt.
58 minutes ago
14° C
Dry
13
Light winds from the NNW
(13 kph at 343).
Rapid City
26 km NE
1048m alt.
57 minutes ago
16° C
Dry
Rapid City
26 km NE
3300m alt.
2 hours ago
17° C
Dry
Rapid City
27 km NE
1007m alt.
42 minutes ago
16° C
Dry
14
Light winds from the NW
(14 kph at 315).

* 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.