All About MT RUSHMORE NATL MEM

Latitude 43 53 N - Longitude 103 27 W - Elevation 5250 Feet
Station Record Begins 02/01/1962

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30 Year Normals (1981-2010)

JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDECAnnual
Max (F)36.336.743.250.760.771.079.178.167.854.942.935.354.8
Min (F)18.719.024.632.041.651.358.957.748.236.526.018.136.1
Mean (F)27.527.833.941.451.161.169.067.958.045.734.526.745.5
Precip (inches)0.380.671.192.234.223.412.901.991.811.680.620.4321.53
Snowfall (inches)5.76.88.712.01.20.10.00.00.73.78.05.552.4
HDD11631040964711438172435325460091611877541
CDD000195616714244200421

Top Ten Information for May

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
60.61985
1
45.31995
57.71977
2
45.91996
57.41969
3
46.32011
56.91987
4
46.72010
56.81994
5
46.92002
56.51988
6
46.91997
56.01966
7
47.31967
55.71970
8
47.72008
55.41976
9
48.51983
55.32007
10
48.51968

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
10.88 in 19623.38 on 5/8/1995
1
0.091966
10.25 in 19953.20 on 5/25/1997
2
0.751985
09.16 in 20112.71 on 5/14/1965
3
1.231973
8.92 in 19652.62 on 5/22/2008
4
1.301977
8.13 in 20082.52 on 5/21/1962
5
1.582013
8.00 in 19712.40 on 5/27/1970
6
1.581974
7.55 in 19782.31 on 5/19/2011
7
1.591974
7.49 in 20102.22 on 5/29/2011
8
1.601988
7.23 in 19962.00 on 5/5/1993
9
1.631986
6.99 in 19811.97 on 5/17/1981
10
1.652003

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
22.5 in 196514.5 on 5/9/1965
1
0.0MANY
10.0 in 20058.0 on 5/2/2008
2
8.7 in 20088.0 on 5/7/1978
3
8.5 in 20028.0 on 5/8/1965
4
8.0 in 19786.0 on 5/11/2005
5
5.0 in 19915.0 on 5/3/1991
6
5.0 in 19835.0 on 5/9/1979
7
5.0 in 19794.0 on 5/10/2005
8
5.0 in 19674.0 on 5/11/2002
9
4.0 in 19954.0 on 5/1/2002
10


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