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Rapid City February Weather

Averages and records for weather in Rapid City, South Dakota in the month of February.
Typical Rapid City February Weather
1991–2020
Average daily high 38.6 °F
Average daily low 14.1 °F
Average monthly precipitation 0.5 inches
Average monthly snow 7.7 inches
Rapid City February Weather Records
1948–2022
Highest temperature 75 °F February 24, 1995
Lowest temperature -31 °F February 2, 1996
Highest daily low 43 °F February 21, 2017
Lowest daily high -18 °F February 2, 1989
Hottest average temperature 14.3 °F
above average
1954
Coldest average temperature -18.0 °F
below average
2019
Most daily precipitation 0.9 inches February 9, 1953
Most monthly precipitation 2.5 inches 1953
Most daily snow 9.7 inches February 20, 2011
Most monthly snow 23.7 inches 1953
Note: Daily averages are a moving average which includes 14 days before and after
Day Average (°F) Record (°F)
High Low High Low
February 1 37.9 13.6 69 -25
February 2 38.2 13.8 64 -31
February 3 38.2 13.9 70 -25
February 4 38.3 13.9 73 -21
February 5 38.4 13.9 63 -21
February 6 38.5 14.0 72 -19
February 7 38.5 14.1 73 -22
February 8 38.7 14.2 74 -23
February 9 38.6 14.2 70 -25
February 10 38.6 14.2 74 -16
February 11 38.5 14.1 68 -14
February 12 38.5 14.1 72 -12
February 13 38.6 14.0 68 -24
February 14 38.6 14.1 67 -23
February 15 38.6 14.1 70 -21
February 16 38.6 14.2 72 -17
February 17 38.8 14.2 66 -22
February 18 38.9 14.4 71 -23
February 19 39.1 14.6 70 -12
February 20 39.2 14.7 65 -16
February 21 39.3 14.8 74 -18
February 22 39.6 15.0 70 -16
February 23 40.0 15.2 67 -17
February 24 40.4 15.5 75 -17
February 25 41.0 15.9 72 -16
February 26 41.5 16.4 66 -10
February 27 41.9 16.8 75 -9
February 28 42.2 17.1 73 -18
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location