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Rapid City January 18 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Rapid City, South Dakota for the date of January 18.
January 18 All-Time Records
1948–2022
Highest temperature 59 °F 2013
Lowest temperature -22 °F 1963
Lowest daily high -2 °F 1963
Highest daily low 32 °F 2009
Most precipitation 0.2 inches 1975
Most snow 2.2 inches 1975
January 18 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 36.9 °F
Average low 12.9 °F
Chance precipitation 22.2%
Chance snow 20.9%
Rapid City January 18 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2022 49 12 0.00 n/a
2021 37 13 0.00 n/a
2020 27 9 0.00 n/a
2019 19 7 0.12 1.5
2018 56 27 0.00 0.0
2017 41 22 0.00 0.0
2016 18 -1 0.00 0.0
2015 52 24 0.00 0.0
2014 48 25 0.00 0.0
2013 59 25 0.00 0.0
2012 31 -4 0.00 0.1
2011 14 4 0.12 1.9
2010 43 19 0.00 0.0
2009 54 32 0.00 0.0
2008 17 -6 0.01 0.3
2007 36 11 0.00 0.0
2006 55 21 0.03 0.0
2005 56 20 0.00 n/a
2004 28 18 0.00 n/a
2003 31 11 0.00 n/a
2002 26 4 0.00 n/a
2001 33 14 0.00 0.0
2000 51 19 0.00 0.0
1999 40 13 0.00 0.0
1998 45 18 0.00 n/a
1997 47 17 0.00 n/a
1996 2 -16 0.00 0.0
1995 42 17 0.00 0.0
1994 10 -1 0.02 0.2
1993 33 9 0.00 0.0
1992 38 7 0.00 0.0
1991 54 25 0.00 0.0
1990 30 11 0.00 0.0
1989 59 24 0.00 0.0
1988 33 11 0.00 0.0
1987 47 24 0.00 0.0
1986 39 29 0.00 0.0
1985 42 14 0.02 0.4
1984 16 -14 0.00 0.0
1983 42 22 0.00 0.0
1982 39 10 0.00 0.0
1981 55 21 0.00 0.0
1980 32 21 0.04 0.7
1979 27 8 0.00 0.0
1978 14 -8 0.03 0.5
1977 43 -8 0.00 0.0
1976 46 27 0.00 0.0
1975 39 27 0.19 2.2
1974 44 27 0.00 0.0
1973 53 28 0.00 0.0
1972 38 13 0.00 0.0
1971 21 12 0.05 0.7
1970 0 -13 0.04 0.4
1969 23 11 0.00 0.0
1968 37 18 0.00 0.0
1967 32 -1 0.00 0.0
1966 44 7 0.00 0.0
1965 51 20 0.00 0.0
1964 51 20 0.00 0.0
1963 -2 -22 0.03 0.3
1962 -2 -9 0.07 0.8
1961 32 23 0.00 0.0
1960 13 2 0.00 0.0
1959 47 23 0.08 0.4
1958 38 26 0.00 0.0
1957 40 13 0.00 0.0
1956 43 7 0.00 0.0
1955 18 0 0.00 0.0
1954 32 -5 0.00 0.0
1953 32 21 0.00 0.0
1952 42 14 0.00 0.0
1951 48 25 0.00 0.0
1950 22 -4 0.02 0.4
1949 25 -5 0.00 0.0
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Rapid City on January 18
Rank Temperature Year
1 59 °F 1989
1 59 °F 2013
3 56 °F 2005
3 56 °F 2018
5 55 °F 1981
5 55 °F 2006
7 54 °F 2009
7 54 °F 1991
9 53 °F 1973
10 52 °F 2015
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Rapid City on January 18
Rank Temperature Year
1 -22 °F 1963
2 -16 °F 1996
3 -14 °F 1984
4 -13 °F 1970
5 -9 °F 1962
6 -8 °F 1977
6 -8 °F 1978
8 -6 °F 2008
9 -5 °F 1954
9 -5 °F 1949
Lowest High Temperatures in Rapid City on January 18
Rank Temperature Year
1 -2 °F 1963
1 -2 °F 1962
3 0 °F 1970
4 2 °F 1996
5 10 °F 1994
6 13 °F 1960
7 14 °F 2011
7 14 °F 1978
9 16 °F 1984
10 17 °F 2008
All-Time Most Precipitation in Rapid City on January 18
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.2 inches 1975
2 0.1 inches 2011
2 0.1 inches 2019
4 0.1 inches 1959
5 0.1 inches 1962
6 0.1 inches 1971
7 0.0 inches 1980
7 0.0 inches 1970
9 0.0 inches 1978
9 0.0 inches 1963
9 0.0 inches 2006
All-Time Most Snow in Rapid City on January 18
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.2 inches 1975
2 1.9 inches 2011
3 1.5 inches 2019
4 0.8 inches 1962
5 0.7 inches 1980
5 0.7 inches 1971
7 0.5 inches 1978
8 0.4 inches 1985
8 0.4 inches 1970
8 0.4 inches 1959
8 0.4 inches 1950
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location