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Rapid City October 12 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Rapid City, South Dakota for the date of October 12.
October 12 All-Time Records
1948–2022
Highest temperature 90 °F 1956
Lowest temperature 16 °F 2009
Lowest daily high 28 °F 1969
Highest daily low 52 °F 1963
Most precipitation 1.6 inches 2021
Most snow 3.4 inches 1969
October 12 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 63.4 °F
Average low 35.7 °F
Chance precipitation 22.3%
Chance snow 3.3%
Rapid City October 12 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2021 52 32 1.63 n/a
2020 73 28 0.00 n/a
2019 50 19 0.00 n/a
2018 57 22 0.00 0.0
2017 57 29 0.00 0.0
2016 52 23 0.00 0.0
2015 69 41 0.00 0.0
2014 58 45 0.35 0.0
2013 53 29 0.00 0.0
2012 72 32 0.00 0.0
2011 65 38 0.00 0.0
2010 61 35 0.02 0.0
2009 31 16 0.00 0.0
2008 43 29 0.46 0.0
2007 64 37 0.00 0.0
2006 46 18 0.00 0.0
2005 62 38 0.00 n/a
2004 73 41 0.03 n/a
2003 73 35 0.00 n/a
2002 50 25 0.00 n/a
2001 55 34 0.00 n/a
2000 69 43 0.00 0.0
1999 66 40 0.00 0.0
1998 60 29 0.00 0.0
1997 45 34 0.01 0.0
1996 83 49 0.00 n/a
1995 82 47 0.00 0.0
1994 60 41 0.05 0.0
1993 66 37 0.00 0.0
1992 60 32 0.00 0.0
1991 85 46 0.00 0.0
1990 65 26 0.00 0.0
1989 78 47 0.00 0.0
1988 79 37 0.00 0.0
1987 75 40 0.00 0.0
1986 43 18 0.00 0.0
1985 59 37 0.40 0.0
1984 83 50 0.00 0.0
1983 52 33 0.00 0.0
1982 59 35 0.04 0.0
1981 57 37 0.03 0.0
1980 66 38 0.00 0.0
1979 53 36 0.05 0.0
1978 55 32 0.03 0.0
1977 66 23 0.00 0.0
1976 72 44 0.00 0.0
1975 57 40 0.00 0.0
1974 62 40 0.00 0.0
1973 61 23 0.00 0.0
1972 66 31 0.00 0.0
1971 61 32 0.00 0.0
1970 72 33 0.54 0.0
1969 28 23 0.39 3.4
1968 84 44 0.00 0.0
1967 65 43 0.00 0.0
1966 70 36 0.00 0.0
1965 69 37 0.00 0.0
1964 70 43 0.00 0.0
1963 79 52 0.00 0.0
1962 81 44 0.00 0.0
1961 60 39 0.00 0.0
1960 69 43 0.00 0.0
1959 52 31 0.00 0.0
1958 86 41 0.00 0.0
1957 59 42 0.00 0.0
1956 90 50 0.00 0.0
1955 62 34 0.00 0.0
1954 61 41 0.00 0.0
1953 74 48 0.00 0.0
1952 68 45 0.00 0.0
1951 75 43 0.08 0.0
1950 79 48 0.00 0.0
1949 75 37 0.00 0.0
1948 71 33 0.00 0.0
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Rapid City on October 12
Rank Temperature Year
1 90 °F 1956
2 86 °F 1958
3 85 °F 1991
4 84 °F 1968
5 83 °F 1984
5 83 °F 1996
7 82 °F 1995
8 81 °F 1962
9 79 °F 1988
9 79 °F 1950
9 79 °F 1963
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Rapid City on October 12
Rank Temperature Year
1 16 °F 2009
2 18 °F 1986
2 18 °F 2006
4 19 °F 2019
5 22 °F 2018
6 23 °F 1973
6 23 °F 1969
6 23 °F 1977
9 23 °F 2016
10 25 °F 2002
Lowest High Temperatures in Rapid City on October 12
Rank Temperature Year
1 28 °F 1969
2 31 °F 2009
3 43 °F 2008
3 43 °F 1986
5 45 °F 1997
6 46 °F 2006
7 50 °F 2019
7 50 °F 2002
9 52 °F 1983
9 52 °F 1959
9 52 °F 2021
9 52 °F 2016
All-Time Most Precipitation in Rapid City on October 12
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.6 inches 2021
2 0.5 inches 1970
3 0.5 inches 2008
4 0.4 inches 1985
5 0.4 inches 1969
6 0.4 inches 2014
7 0.1 inches 1951
8 0.1 inches 1979
8 0.1 inches 1994
10 0.0 inches 1982
All-Time Most Snow in Rapid City on October 12
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.4 inches 1969
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location