Unsettled Weather In the West; Above Average Temperatures in the Central U.S.

A relatively quiet stretch of weather is expected across much of the Continental U.S. with the exception of the West Coast where rain and higher elevation snow will impact the Northwest and northern California through Tuesday. A critical fire weather risk is expected in Kansas and elevated in the surrounding areas. Record high temperatures are possible across the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 8 Mar 4:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 57. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  High near 57. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 57. Light and variable wind.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. High near 57. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. North wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 46. North wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. East wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
4:42 am CST Mar 8, 2021
5am CST Mar 8, 2021-6pm CDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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