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Rapid City December 27 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Rapid City, South Dakota for the date of December 27.
December 27 All-Time Records
1948–2022
Highest temperature 59 °F 1980
Lowest temperature -12 °F 2017
Lowest daily high 13 °F 2012
Highest daily low 40 °F 1980
Most precipitation 0.2 inches 1987
Most snow 3.2 inches 1987
December 27 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 35.9 °F
Average low 12.5 °F
Chance precipitation 18.9%
Chance snow 18.1%
Rapid City December 27 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2021 14 -3 0.00 n/a
2020 38 22 0.00 n/a
2019 39 13 0.00 n/a
2018 19 14 0.07 1.0
2017 22 -12 0.00 0.0
2016 39 7 0.00 0.0
2015 21 -3 0.00 0.0
2014 24 1 0.00 0.0
2013 54 28 0.00 0.0
2012 13 -5 0.04 1.2
2011 38 16 0.00 0.0
2010 50 24 0.00 0.0
2009 32 11 0.00 0.0
2008 29 6 0.00 0.0
2007 26 8 0.00 0.0
2006 44 23 0.00 0.0
2005 54 34 0.01 0.0
2004 26 23 0.00 n/a
2003 37 25 0.00 n/a
2002 54 20 0.00 n/a
2001 41 18 0.00 n/a
2000 45 20 0.00 0.0
1999 56 31 0.00 0.0
1998 43 17 0.00 0.0
1997 42 21 0.01 n/a
1996 23 -3 0.00 n/a
1995 40 13 0.00 0.0
1994 53 31 0.00 0.0
1993 24 5 0.12 1.8
1992 40 12 0.00 0.0
1991 46 20 0.00 0.0
1990 38 7 0.00 0.0
1989 48 30 0.00 0.0
1988 20 -10 0.00 0.0
1987 28 22 0.24 3.2
1986 52 22 0.00 0.0
1985 26 8 0.00 0.0
1984 50 33 0.00 0.0
1983 14 5 0.01 0.4
1982 34 11 0.01 0.2
1981 29 15 0.00 0.0
1980 59 40 0.00 0.0
1979 44 19 0.00 0.0
1978 15 5 0.00 0.0
1977 27 3 0.00 0.0
1976 50 26 0.01 0.0
1975 41 25 0.05 0.0
1974 56 8 0.00 0.0
1973 24 12 0.00 0.0
1972 53 32 0.00 0.0
1971 31 -2 0.00 0.0
1970 21 3 0.00 0.0
1969 24 10 0.00 0.0
1968 15 9 0.03 0.4
1967 21 0 0.00 0.0
1966 15 10 0.01 0.1
1965 39 -2 0.00 0.0
1964 33 6 0.00 0.0
1963 28 17 0.00 0.0
1962 48 10 0.00 0.0
1961 22 9 0.00 0.0
1960 20 10 0.03 0.6
1959 31 23 0.00 0.0
1958 55 19 0.00 0.0
1957 38 21 0.00 0.0
1956 58 32 0.00 0.0
1955 53 33 0.00 0.0
1954 32 15 0.00 0.0
1953 33 16 0.00 0.0
1952 42 14 0.00 0.0
1951 24 5 0.00 0.0
1950 48 5 0.00 0.0
1949 39 15 0.00 0.0
1948 40 16 0.00 0.0
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Rapid City on December 27
Rank Temperature Year
1 59 °F 1980
2 58 °F 1956
3 56 °F 1974
3 56 °F 1999
5 55 °F 1958
6 54 °F 2002
6 54 °F 2005
6 54 °F 2013
9 53 °F 1955
9 53 °F 1994
9 53 °F 1972
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Rapid City on December 27
Rank Temperature Year
1 -12 °F 2017
2 -10 °F 1988
3 -5 °F 2012
4 -3 °F 1996
5 -3 °F 2015
5 -3 °F 2021
7 -2 °F 1971
7 -2 °F 1965
9 0 °F 1967
10 1 °F 2014
Lowest High Temperatures in Rapid City on December 27
Rank Temperature Year
1 13 °F 2012
2 14 °F 1983
3 14 °F 2021
4 15 °F 1966
4 15 °F 1968
4 15 °F 1978
7 19 °F 2018
8 20 °F 1988
8 20 °F 1960
10 21 °F 1967
10 21 °F 1970
All-Time Most Precipitation in Rapid City on December 27
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.2 inches 1987
2 0.1 inches 1993
3 0.1 inches 2018
4 0.1 inches 1975
5 0.0 inches 2012
6 0.0 inches 1968
6 0.0 inches 1960
8 0.0 inches 1966
8 0.0 inches 1982
8 0.0 inches 2005
8 0.0 inches 1983
8 0.0 inches 1976
8 0.0 inches 1997
All-Time Most Snow in Rapid City on December 27
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.2 inches 1987
2 1.8 inches 1993
3 1.2 inches 2012
4 1.0 inches 2018
5 0.6 inches 1960
6 0.4 inches 1983
6 0.4 inches 1968
8 0.2 inches 1982
9 0.1 inches 1966
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location