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Rapid City December 22 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Rapid City, South Dakota for the date of December 22.
December 22 All-Time Records
1948–2022
Highest temperature 67 °F 2020
Lowest temperature -29 °F 1989
Lowest daily high -11 °F 1990
Highest daily low 46 °F 1964
Most precipitation 0.1 inches 1999
Most snow 2.6 inches 1999
December 22 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 36.6 °F
Average low 13.0 °F
Chance precipitation 18.1%
Chance snow 17.6%
Rapid City December 22 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2021 47 18 0.00 n/a
2020 67 24 0.00 n/a
2019 46 27 0.00 n/a
2018 39 15 0.00 0.0
2017 25 -2 0.02 0.7
2016 36 4 0.00 0.0
2015 45 23 0.00 0.0
2014 45 25 0.07 1.0
2013 13 -2 0.00 0.0
2012 37 10 0.00 0.0
2011 27 7 0.00 0.0
2010 28 3 0.00 0.0
2009 24 21 0.00 0.0
2008 20 -1 0.06 1.5
2007 29 3 0.00 0.0
2006 47 13 0.00 0.0
2005 60 30 0.00 0.0
2004 21 -3 0.01 n/a
2003 43 23 0.00 n/a
2002 32 4 0.00 n/a
2001 26 15 0.00 n/a
2000 22 -4 0.00 0.0
1999 35 9 0.12 2.6
1998 21 -16 0.00 0.0
1997 39 15 0.00 n/a
1996 -1 -6 n/a n/a
1995 23 8 0.00 0.0
1994 50 25 0.00 0.0
1993 36 10 0.00 0.0
1992 35 17 0.00 0.0
1991 52 28 0.00 0.0
1990 -11 -26 0.00 0.0
1989 -9 -29 0.00 0.0
1988 40 18 0.00 0.0
1987 39 12 0.06 1.1
1986 55 24 0.00 0.0
1985 45 32 0.00 0.0
1984 47 12 0.00 0.0
1983 -3 -25 0.00 0.1
1982 59 28 0.00 0.0
1981 33 17 0.00 0.0
1980 53 24 0.00 0.0
1979 42 23 0.00 0.0
1978 38 11 0.00 0.0
1977 39 27 0.00 0.0
1976 37 13 0.00 0.0
1975 37 18 0.00 0.0
1974 47 14 0.00 0.0
1973 42 27 0.00 0.0
1972 64 34 0.00 0.0
1971 58 14 0.00 0.0
1970 17 0 0.00 0.0
1969 41 24 0.02 0.0
1968 16 2 0.03 0.2
1967 24 -4 0.00 0.0
1966 18 -1 0.11 1.5
1965 33 23 0.00 0.0
1964 60 46 0.00 0.0
1963 30 7 0.00 0.0
1962 40 2 0.00 0.0
1961 32 16 0.02 0.2
1960 16 -6 0.04 0.4
1959 33 17 0.00 0.0
1958 46 28 0.00 0.0
1957 56 28 0.00 0.0
1956 35 16 0.00 0.0
1955 59 28 0.00 0.0
1954 60 34 0.00 0.0
1953 26 0 0.00 0.0
1952 35 15 0.00 0.0
1951 32 8 0.01 0.1
1950 58 23 0.00 0.0
1949 30 7 0.02 0.2
1948 32 10 0.00 0.0
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Rapid City on December 22
Rank Temperature Year
1 67 °F 2020
2 64 °F 1972
3 60 °F 2005
3 60 °F 1954
3 60 °F 1964
6 59 °F 1982
6 59 °F 1955
8 58 °F 1971
8 58 °F 1950
10 56 °F 1957
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Rapid City on December 22
Rank Temperature Year
1 -29 °F 1989
2 -26 °F 1990
3 -25 °F 1983
4 -16 °F 1998
5 -6 °F 1996
5 -6 °F 1960
7 -4 °F 2000
7 -4 °F 1967
9 -3 °F 2004
10 -2 °F 2013
10 -2 °F 2017
Lowest High Temperatures in Rapid City on December 22
Rank Temperature Year
1 -11 °F 1990
2 -9 °F 1989
3 -3 °F 1983
4 -1 °F 1996
5 13 °F 2013
6 16 °F 1968
6 16 °F 1960
8 17 °F 1970
9 18 °F 1966
10 20 °F 2008
All-Time Most Precipitation in Rapid City on December 22
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.1 inches 1999
2 0.1 inches 1966
3 0.1 inches 2014
4 0.1 inches 2008
4 0.1 inches 1987
6 0.0 inches 1960
7 0.0 inches 1968
8 0.0 inches 1949
8 0.0 inches 1961
8 0.0 inches 2017
8 0.0 inches 1969
All-Time Most Snow in Rapid City on December 22
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.6 inches 1999
2 1.5 inches 1966
2 1.5 inches 2008
4 1.1 inches 1987
5 1.0 inches 2014
6 0.7 inches 2017
7 0.4 inches 1960
8 0.2 inches 1961
8 0.2 inches 1949
8 0.2 inches 1968
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location