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Rapid City October 8 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Rapid City, South Dakota for the date of October 8.
October 8 All-Time Records
1948–2022
Highest temperature 89 °F 2020
Lowest temperature 16 °F 1970
Lowest daily high 33 °F 1993
Highest daily low 53 °F 1980
Most precipitation 0.7 inches 1982
Most snow 2.0 inches 1993
October 8 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 65.6 °F
Average low 37.4 °F
Chance precipitation 22.1%
Chance snow 2.8%
Rapid City October 8 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2021 77 50 0.00 n/a
2020 89 43 0.00 n/a
2019 79 34 0.00 n/a
2018 37 32 0.30 1.8
2017 50 36 0.22 0.0
2016 67 32 0.00 0.0
2015 63 45 0.05 0.0
2014 68 38 0.00 0.0
2013 63 37 0.00 0.0
2012 60 39 0.00 0.0
2011 50 40 0.19 0.0
2010 82 51 0.04 0.0
2009 41 31 0.01 0.5
2008 64 37 0.00 0.0
2007 71 36 0.00 0.0
2006 56 43 0.00 0.0
2005 71 39 0.00 n/a
2004 72 42 0.00 n/a
2003 78 45 0.00 n/a
2002 52 41 0.18 n/a
2001 71 49 0.00 n/a
2000 60 19 0.00 0.0
1999 72 41 0.00 0.0
1998 78 43 0.00 0.0
1997 58 37 0.34 0.0
1996 71 44 0.00 n/a
1995 63 35 0.00 0.0
1994 62 36 0.00 0.0
1993 33 28 0.35 2.0
1992 55 28 0.00 0.0
1991 78 48 0.00 0.0
1990 48 25 0.01 0.0
1989 73 39 0.00 0.0
1988 78 36 0.00 0.0
1987 64 37 0.00 0.0
1986 51 40 0.01 0.0
1985 33 24 0.02 0.3
1984 62 45 0.00 0.0
1983 59 41 0.00 0.0
1982 46 37 0.74 0.0
1981 70 42 0.12 0.0
1980 87 53 0.00 0.0
1979 60 36 0.00 0.0
1978 80 39 0.00 0.0
1977 53 35 0.09 0.0
1976 73 34 0.00 0.0
1975 67 44 0.00 0.0
1974 74 44 0.00 0.0
1973 57 43 0.00 0.0
1972 63 40 0.00 0.0
1971 54 34 0.00 0.0
1970 46 16 0.00 0.0
1969 69 33 0.00 0.0
1968 57 34 0.00 0.0
1967 73 33 0.00 0.0
1966 78 45 0.00 0.0
1965 71 43 0.00 0.0
1964 59 31 0.00 0.0
1963 74 46 0.00 0.0
1962 73 43 0.00 0.0
1961 38 33 0.01 0.0
1960 85 51 0.00 0.0
1959 42 24 0.00 0.0
1958 67 47 0.03 0.0
1957 39 30 0.00 0.0
1956 55 37 0.00 0.0
1955 84 40 0.00 0.0
1954 86 52 0.00 0.0
1953 77 47 0.00 0.0
1952 73 42 0.00 0.0
1951 70 42 0.00 0.0
1950 71 38 0.00 0.0
1949 39 32 0.20 0.0
1948 68 38 0.00 0.0
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Rapid City on October 8
Rank Temperature Year
1 89 °F 2020
2 87 °F 1980
3 86 °F 1954
4 85 °F 1960
5 84 °F 1955
6 82 °F 2010
7 80 °F 1978
8 79 °F 2019
9 78 °F 2003
9 78 °F 1998
9 78 °F 1991
9 78 °F 1988
9 78 °F 1966
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Rapid City on October 8
Rank Temperature Year
1 16 °F 1970
2 19 °F 2000
3 24 °F 1959
3 24 °F 1985
5 25 °F 1990
6 28 °F 1992
6 28 °F 1993
8 30 °F 1957
9 31 °F 1964
9 31 °F 2009
Lowest High Temperatures in Rapid City on October 8
Rank Temperature Year
1 33 °F 1993
1 33 °F 1985
3 37 °F 2018
4 38 °F 1961
5 39 °F 1957
5 39 °F 1949
7 41 °F 2009
8 42 °F 1959
9 46 °F 1970
9 46 °F 1982
All-Time Most Precipitation in Rapid City on October 8
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.7 inches 1982
2 0.4 inches 1993
3 0.3 inches 1997
4 0.3 inches 2018
5 0.2 inches 2017
6 0.2 inches 1949
7 0.2 inches 2011
8 0.2 inches 2002
9 0.1 inches 1981
10 0.1 inches 1977
All-Time Most Snow in Rapid City on October 8
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.0 inches 1993
2 1.8 inches 2018
3 0.5 inches 2009
4 0.3 inches 1985
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location