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Rapid City December 4 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Rapid City, South Dakota for the date of December 4.
December 4 All-Time Records
1948–2022
Highest temperature 75 °F 1965
Lowest temperature -5 °F 2005
Lowest daily high 1 °F 1972
Highest daily low 35 °F 1989
Most precipitation 0.5 inches 1960
Most snow 3.4 inches 1960
December 4 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 41.0 °F
Average low 16.7 °F
Chance precipitation 16.7%
Chance snow 16.0%
Rapid City December 4 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2021 32 24 0.00 n/a
2020 63 23 0.00 n/a
2019 46 24 0.00 n/a
2018 35 8 0.00 0.0
2017 37 14 0.00 0.0
2016 49 20 0.00 0.0
2015 51 29 0.00 0.0
2014 52 19 0.00 0.0
2013 9 0 0.00 0.0
2012 52 28 0.00 0.0
2011 26 12 0.00 0.0
2010 28 12 0.00 0.0
2009 30 -3 0.00 0.0
2008 19 0 0.00 0.0
2007 66 21 0.00 0.0
2006 39 20 0.00 0.0
2005 12 -5 0.00 0.0
2004 55 25 0.00 n/a
2003 40 22 0.00 n/a
2002 16 1 0.01 n/a
2001 45 24 0.00 n/a
2000 41 17 0.00 0.0
1999 40 16 0.00 0.0
1998 41 22 0.00 0.0
1997 30 10 0.00 n/a
1996 35 11 0.00 n/a
1995 63 26 0.01 0.0
1994 29 10 0.01 0.2
1993 53 30 0.00 0.0
1992 26 0 0.00 0.0
1991 45 13 0.00 0.0
1990 59 16 0.00 0.0
1989 59 35 0.00 0.0
1988 61 22 0.00 0.0
1987 60 30 0.00 0.0
1986 33 10 0.00 0.0
1985 38 19 0.00 0.0
1984 35 3 0.00 0.0
1983 29 21 0.27 3.0
1982 59 27 0.00 0.0
1981 47 15 0.00 0.0
1980 58 29 0.00 0.0
1979 68 29 0.00 0.0
1978 43 18 0.03 0.6
1977 44 7 0.03 0.6
1976 30 15 0.00 0.0
1975 68 30 0.00 0.0
1974 61 18 0.00 0.0
1973 42 19 0.02 0.4
1972 1 -5 0.09 2.6
1971 39 17 0.00 0.0
1970 54 16 0.00 0.0
1969 44 18 0.00 0.0
1968 44 11 0.00 0.0
1967 56 30 0.00 0.0
1966 38 27 0.00 0.0
1965 75 35 0.00 0.0
1964 20 9 0.03 0.3
1963 61 32 0.00 0.0
1962 39 26 0.00 0.0
1961 39 20 0.00 0.0
1960 38 27 0.50 3.4
1959 35 24 0.01 0.1
1958 33 12 0.07 0.7
1957 62 26 0.00 0.0
1956 26 14 0.00 0.0
1955 19 10 0.03 0.3
1954 41 34 0.00 0.0
1953 33 16 0.07 0.7
1952 51 19 0.00 0.0
1951 42 21 0.00 0.0
1950 23 -2 0.02 0.2
1949 45 16 0.00 0.0
1948 45 18 0.03 0.3
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Rapid City on December 4
Rank Temperature Year
1 75 °F 1965
2 68 °F 1975
2 68 °F 1979
4 66 °F 2007
5 63 °F 1995
5 63 °F 2020
7 62 °F 1957
8 61 °F 1988
8 61 °F 1963
8 61 °F 1974
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Rapid City on December 4
Rank Temperature Year
1 -5 °F 2005
1 -5 °F 1972
3 -3 °F 2009
4 -2 °F 1950
5 0 °F 1992
5 0 °F 2008
7 0 °F 2013
8 1 °F 2002
9 3 °F 1984
10 7 °F 1977
Lowest High Temperatures in Rapid City on December 4
Rank Temperature Year
1 1 °F 1972
2 9 °F 2013
3 12 °F 2005
4 16 °F 2002
5 19 °F 1955
5 19 °F 2008
7 20 °F 1964
8 23 °F 1950
9 26 °F 1956
9 26 °F 2011
9 26 °F 1992
All-Time Most Precipitation in Rapid City on December 4
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.5 inches 1960
2 0.3 inches 1983
3 0.1 inches 1972
4 0.1 inches 1958
4 0.1 inches 1953
6 0.0 inches 1978
6 0.0 inches 1964
6 0.0 inches 1977
6 0.0 inches 1955
6 0.0 inches 1948
All-Time Most Snow in Rapid City on December 4
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.4 inches 1960
2 3.0 inches 1983
3 2.6 inches 1972
4 0.7 inches 1953
4 0.7 inches 1958
6 0.6 inches 1977
6 0.6 inches 1978
8 0.4 inches 1973
9 0.3 inches 1948
9 0.3 inches 1955
9 0.3 inches 1964
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location