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Rapid City December 26 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Rapid City, South Dakota for the date of December 26.
December 26 All-Time Records
1948–2022
Highest temperature 60 °F 2005
Lowest temperature -23 °F 1996
Lowest daily high 0 °F 2017
Highest daily low 39 °F 2005
Most precipitation 0.3 inches 1969
Most snow 3.6 inches 1988
December 26 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 36.1 °F
Average low 12.6 °F
Chance precipitation 18.6%
Chance snow 17.8%
Rapid City December 26 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2021 30 9 0.00 n/a
2020 48 20 0.00 n/a
2019 38 18 0.00 n/a
2018 22 18 0.21 2.0
2017 0 -19 0.00 0.0
2016 27 8 0.02 0.0
2015 18 -1 0.05 1.7
2014 22 3 0.00 0.0
2013 47 16 0.00 0.0
2012 11 -7 0.00 0.0
2011 48 21 0.00 0.0
2010 42 22 0.00 0.0
2009 22 13 0.13 1.1
2008 30 12 0.00 0.1
2007 26 7 0.00 0.0
2006 50 24 0.00 0.0
2005 60 39 0.00 0.0
2004 30 18 0.00 n/a
2003 41 25 0.14 n/a
2002 39 8 0.00 n/a
2001 50 22 0.00 n/a
2000 32 6 0.00 0.0
1999 51 24 0.00 0.0
1998 50 16 0.00 0.0
1997 44 18 0.00 n/a
1996 8 -23 0.00 n/a
1995 45 19 0.00 0.0
1994 53 30 0.00 0.0
1993 50 21 0.00 0.0
1992 41 11 0.00 0.0
1991 47 21 0.00 0.0
1990 18 -4 0.00 0.0
1989 51 27 0.00 0.0
1988 9 -10 0.14 3.6
1987 42 5 0.00 0.0
1986 48 20 0.00 0.0
1985 41 25 0.00 0.0
1984 35 5 0.00 0.0
1983 16 2 0.00 0.0
1982 39 12 0.00 0.0
1981 33 15 0.00 0.0
1980 48 36 0.00 0.0
1979 49 20 0.00 0.0
1978 19 9 0.00 0.0
1977 29 10 0.01 0.2
1976 58 27 0.00 0.0
1975 33 22 0.00 0.0
1974 42 15 0.00 0.0
1973 32 14 0.00 0.0
1972 59 25 0.00 0.0
1971 3 -2 0.01 0.1
1970 35 13 0.00 0.0
1969 26 14 0.26 3.0
1968 27 15 0.02 0.3
1967 28 3 0.04 0.4
1966 15 11 0.03 0.6
1965 17 -1 0.00 0.0
1964 22 7 0.00 0.0
1963 46 21 0.00 0.0
1962 35 3 0.00 0.0
1961 35 19 0.00 0.0
1960 30 15 0.00 0.0
1959 44 30 0.00 0.0
1958 50 21 0.00 0.0
1957 60 19 0.00 0.0
1956 57 32 0.00 0.0
1955 55 21 0.00 0.0
1954 32 20 0.00 0.0
1953 44 20 0.00 0.0
1952 37 12 0.00 0.0
1951 20 4 0.00 0.0
1950 19 2 0.00 0.0
1949 33 15 0.00 0.0
1948 35 11 0.00 0.0
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Rapid City on December 26
Rank Temperature Year
1 60 °F 1957
1 60 °F 2005
3 59 °F 1972
4 58 °F 1976
5 57 °F 1956
6 55 °F 1955
7 53 °F 1994
8 51 °F 1999
8 51 °F 1989
10 50 °F 1958
10 50 °F 1998
10 50 °F 2001
10 50 °F 2006
10 50 °F 1993
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Rapid City on December 26
Rank Temperature Year
1 -23 °F 1996
2 -19 °F 2017
3 -10 °F 1988
4 -7 °F 2012
5 -4 °F 1990
6 -2 °F 1971
7 -1 °F 1965
8 -1 °F 2015
9 2 °F 1950
9 2 °F 1983
Lowest High Temperatures in Rapid City on December 26
Rank Temperature Year
1 0 °F 2017
2 3 °F 1971
3 8 °F 1996
4 9 °F 1988
5 11 °F 2012
6 15 °F 1966
7 16 °F 1983
8 17 °F 1965
9 18 °F 1990
10 18 °F 2015
All-Time Most Precipitation in Rapid City on December 26
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.3 inches 1969
2 0.2 inches 2018
3 0.1 inches 1988
3 0.1 inches 2003
5 0.1 inches 2009
6 0.1 inches 2015
7 0.0 inches 1967
8 0.0 inches 1966
9 0.0 inches 1968
9 0.0 inches 2016
All-Time Most Snow in Rapid City on December 26
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.6 inches 1988
2 3.0 inches 1969
3 2.0 inches 2018
4 1.7 inches 2015
5 1.1 inches 2009
6 0.6 inches 1966
7 0.4 inches 1967
8 0.3 inches 1968
9 0.2 inches 1977
10 0.1 inches 1971
10 0.1 inches 2008
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location