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Today's Weather atop Mount Washington

Mountain weather is subject to rapid changes and extreme conditions. Always be prepared to make your own assessment of travel and weather conditions. This outlook is one tool to help you plan a safe trip. Always travel with adequate clothing, shelter, food, and water.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
5:04 AM
Conditions at 5:04 AM

Weather: Overcast

Temperature: 49°F

Wind: SW 1 mph

Visibility: 90 miles

Relative Humidity: 73%

Station Pressure: 23.98" steady

Ground Conditions: Dry rocks

24 Hour Statistics

Maximum Temperature: 59°F

Minimum Temperature: 43°F

Peak Wind Gust: SW 19 mph

Average Wind Speed: 5.8 mph

Liquid Precipitation: 0.00"

Snowfall: 0.0"

Almanac Data

Record High: 66°F (2003)

Record Low: 25°F (1982)

Average Daily Temperature: 47°F

Average Monthly Melted Precipitation: 8.08

Average Monthly Snowfall: 0.20

Total Snowfall So Far This Month: 0.3"

Average Monthly Winds: 24.6

Sunrise: 5:48

Sunset: 7:47

Forecast Discussion

A weak disturbance approaching from the Great Lakes this morning will stall out just to our west today, with high pressure over Maine slowly building back across the area into the weekend. Skies will remain mostly cloudy today due to the weak disturbance stalling over parts of Vermont, with a few showers possible this afternoon with the aid of daytime heating. Overnight the higher summits will periodically go into the clouds, with a few light rain showers lingering through the night. Scattered showers will continue Friday as the weak low pressure dissipates over the region, with a few isolated thunderstorms possible during the afternoon. High pressure and fair weather will build back across New Hampshire for the weekend.

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