Rapid City Weather in 1950

Historical record of Rapid City, South Dakota weather for the year 1950 based on NOAA data.
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1950 Rapid City Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 97 °F June 6
Lowest temperature -27 °F January 4
Highest daily low 66 °F July 8
Lowest daily high -11 °F January 3
Most daily precipitation 1.4 inches September 20
Most daily snow 8.9 inches March 26
Total annual precipitation 15.9 inches -
Total annual snow 68.6 inches -
January 1950 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
42 6 0.00 0.0
6 -14 0.13 1.3
-11 -24 0.03 0.3
14 -27 0.00 0.0
17 -8 0.00 0.0
35 5 0.00 0.0
39 2 0.00 0.0
38 11 0.00 0.0
38 1 0.03 0.3
31 -3 0.00 0.0
48 13 0.00 0.0
13 -4 0.00 0.0
0 -12 0.00 0.0
-3 -16 0.00 0.0
7 -22 0.00 0.1
-2 -10 0.00 0.0
-3 -12 0.00 0.0
22 -4 0.02 0.4
21 0 0.00 0.0
50 6 0.00 0.0
50 38 0.00 0.0
40 17 0.04 0.3
35 11 0.00 0.0
12 -17 0.00 0.0
-10 -19 0.00 0.0
22 -19 0.00 0.0
46 19 0.00 0.0
42 -7 0.00 0.0
10 -13 0.00 0.0
8 -9 0.00 0.0
18 -9 0.00 0.0
February 1950 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
19 -5 0.00 0.0
29 -4 0.00 0.0
45 10 0.00 0.0
58 12 0.00 0.0
46 31 0.00 0.0
51 28 0.00 0.0
47 26 0.00 0.0
49 18 0.00 0.0
36 22 0.00 0.0
38 18 0.00 0.0
35 20 0.00 0.0
22 18 0.05 0.5
26 13 0.00 0.0
39 9 0.00 0.0
48 20 0.00 0.0
63 29 0.00 0.0
46 19 0.00 0.0
40 13 0.00 0.0
64 22 0.00 0.0
39 16 0.00 0.0
33 14 0.01 0.2
43 22 0.00 0.0
44 9 0.00 0.0
37 9 0.00 0.0
43 9 0.00 0.0
62 19 0.00 0.0
63 30 0.00 0.0
37 22 0.00 0.0
March 1950 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
28 8 0.00 0.0
47 8 0.00 0.0
57 28 0.00 0.0
68 34 0.00 0.0
61 29 0.00 0.0
63 26 0.00 0.0
26 9 0.06 0.6
29 -1 0.00 0.0
17 10 0.16 1.8
14 4 0.31 4.4
12 -14 0.05 0.8
20 -15 0.00 0.0
30 -9 0.00 0.0
41 13 0.00 0.0
43 17 0.00 0.0
49 25 0.00 0.0
31 14 0.19 2.1
18 1 0.58 6.9
27 3 0.00 0.0
33 17 0.22 2.2
45 18 0.00 0.0
42 19 0.00 0.0
39 23 0.02 0.2
40 20 0.00 0.0
33 28 0.00 0.0
30 25 0.80 8.9
27 22 0.24 2.4
32 19 0.03 0.3
35 11 0.00 0.0
45 16 0.00 0.0
39 23 0.00 0.0
April 1950 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
60 25 0.00 0.0
42 32 0.00 0.0
33 26 0.00 0.0
35 20 0.00 0.0
45 16 0.00 0.0
61 32 0.00 0.0
42 24 0.00 0.0
51 23 0.00 0.0
40 30 0.42 3.6
36 25 0.05 0.5
44 21 0.00 0.0
35 24 0.00 0.0
56 25 0.00 0.0
65 33 0.00 0.0
58 39 0.00 0.0
63 40 0.00 0.0
73 40 0.00 0.0
46 33 0.00 0.0
46 26 0.00 0.0
56 24 0.00 0.0
70 33 0.00 0.0
68 38 0.00 0.0
63 37 0.03 0.0
45 28 0.00 0.0
46 23 0.02 0.2
39 20 0.00 0.0
48 28 0.00 0.0
35 26 0.71 6.1
31 11 0.40 4.8
37 9 0.00 0.0
May 1950 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
42 18 0.04 0.0
55 31 0.00 0.0
35 29 0.15 0.9
42 30 0.06 0.2
49 32 0.02 0.1
57 33 0.03 0.0
36 29 0.72 7.4
37 29 0.29 3.0
59 29 0.00 0.0
64 32 0.18 0.0
72 39 0.00 0.0
67 43 0.27 0.0
74 42 0.00 0.0
69 48 0.00 0.0
68 48 0.05 0.0
67 45 0.00 0.0
80 42 0.00 0.0
72 45 0.03 0.0
64 39 0.00 0.0
65 43 0.00 0.0
79 44 0.00 0.0
85 52 0.00 0.0
82 44 0.47 0.0
50 43 0.11 0.0
60 38 0.00 0.0
64 35 0.00 0.0
66 43 0.00 0.0
70 40 0.01 0.0
74 50 0.00 0.0
62 41 0.00 0.0
65 40 0.00 0.0
June 1950 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
72 40 0.00 0.0
61 45 0.01 0.0
69 42 0.00 0.0
80 42 0.00 0.0
89 51 0.00 0.0
97 51 0.00 0.0
62 46 0.09 0.0
63 42 0.00 0.0
67 40 0.00 0.0
75 40 0.00 0.0
87 53 0.00 0.0
86 61 0.00 0.0
84 58 0.00 0.0
86 55 0.00 0.0
84 56 0.00 0.0
66 53 0.00 0.0
70 53 0.09 0.0
58 50 0.36 0.0
77 46 0.00 0.0
82 49 0.00 0.0
92 55 0.00 0.0
84 53 0.00 0.0
91 51 0.02 0.0
87 60 0.29 0.0
76 52 0.00 0.0
75 47 0.00 0.0
79 55 0.00 0.0
75 51 0.00 0.0
79 45 0.00 0.0
89 48 0.04 0.0
July 1950 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
80 56 0.01 0.0
79 57 0.16 0.0
79 52 0.00 0.0
73 51 0.03 0.0
78 47 0.00 0.0
86 53 0.00 0.0
93 58 0.10 0.0
85 66 0.00 0.0
86 60 0.00 0.0
95 62 0.04 0.0
84 59 0.04 0.0
65 44 0.03 0.0
84 40 0.00 0.0
90 53 0.00 0.0
79 55 0.19 0.0
61 48 0.51 0.0
75 46 0.00 0.0
72 52 0.01 0.0
78 48 0.00 0.0
80 58 0.00 0.0
78 52 0.00 0.0
79 54 0.01 0.0
76 50 0.00 0.0
71 55 0.39 0.0
80 49 0.00 0.0
84 57 0.07 0.0
90 57 0.00 0.0
92 59 0.03 0.0
88 56 0.00 0.0
77 50 0.00 0.0
72 54 0.00 0.0
August 1950 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
77 51 0.00 0.0
88 51 0.05 0.0
88 55 0.00 0.0
85 55 0.00 0.0
94 53 0.00 0.0
93 63 0.00 0.0
89 56 0.00 0.0
89 57 0.44 0.0
85 51 0.96 n/a
81 57 0.00 0.0
75 57 0.03 0.0
68 58 0.82 0.0
81 56 0.00 0.0
86 56 0.00 0.0
91 59 0.00 0.0
84 57 0.00 0.0
69 50 0.36 0.0
77 52 0.00 0.0
64 46 0.00 0.0
76 45 0.00 0.0
77 48 0.00 0.0
84 56 0.00 0.0
94 59 0.00 0.0
80 52 0.00 0.0
74 53 0.06 0.0
71 50 0.02 0.0
76 47 0.00 0.0
79 51 0.00 0.0
82 52 0.00 0.0
86 50 0.00 0.0
93 56 0.00 0.0
September 1950 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
90 61 0.00 0.0
92 56 0.00 0.0
83 56 0.00 0.0
90 60 0.00 0.0
90 58 0.00 0.0
87 57 0.00 0.0
89 57 0.00 0.0
74 52 0.00 0.0
74 47 0.03 0.0
50 41 0.12 0.0
49 38 0.00 0.0
60 41 0.23 0.0
57 42 0.01 0.0
70 41 0.08 0.0
52 42 0.08 0.0
57 43 0.00 0.0
77 50 0.00 0.0
74 52 0.00 0.0
77 52 0.61 0.0
58 50 1.36 0.0
69 47 0.00 0.0
74 44 0.00 0.0
73 45 0.00 0.0
78 45 0.00 0.0
79 46 0.00 0.0
83 49 0.00 0.0
61 38 0.00 0.0
62 35 0.00 0.0
49 37 0.23 0.0
45 34 0.04 0.0
October 1950 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
36 30 0.28 2.8
39 27 0.10 1.0
40 30 0.00 0.0
61 28 0.00 0.0
70 45 0.00 0.0
59 44 0.00 0.0
56 39 0.00 0.0
71 38 0.00 0.0
67 41 0.02 0.0
79 38 0.00 0.0
74 49 0.00 0.0
79 48 0.00 0.0
82 53 0.00 0.0
75 46 0.00 0.0
85 49 0.00 0.0
62 42 0.00 0.0
85 44 0.00 0.0
72 44 0.00 0.0
71 39 0.00 0.0
81 41 0.00 0.0
44 36 0.00 0.0
54 35 0.00 0.0
76 32 0.00 0.0
59 34 0.00 0.0
74 37 0.00 0.0
74 37 0.00 0.0
77 36 0.00 0.0
72 37 0.00 0.0
82 51 0.00 0.0
85 40 0.00 0.0
63 37 0.00 0.0
November 1950 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
55 29 0.00 0.0
38 22 0.17 1.5
36 17 0.00 0.0
67 34 0.00 0.0
68 34 0.00 0.0
52 30 0.00 0.0
52 29 0.16 1.3
29 11 0.00 0.0
17 6 0.00 0.0
30 4 0.00 0.0
30 19 0.00 0.0
27 23 0.01 0.1
47 20 0.00 0.0
59 25 0.00 0.0
43 19 0.00 0.0
54 13 0.00 0.0
56 35 0.00 0.0
50 17 0.00 0.0
23 14 0.01 0.1
55 10 0.00 0.0
58 32 0.00 0.0
55 3 0.00 0.0
12 -2 0.00 0.0
45 -2 0.00 0.0
45 26 0.00 0.0
54 23 0.00 0.0
46 24 0.00 0.0
50 25 0.00 0.0
43 26 0.00 0.0
36 24 0.00 0.0
December 1950 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
34 16 0.01 0.3
23 9 0.01 0.4
32 8 0.00 0.0
23 -2 0.02 0.2
11 -7 0.00 0.0
11 -10 0.00 0.0
17 -8 0.00 0.0
47 17 0.00 0.0
43 20 0.00 0.0
58 22 0.00 0.0
49 29 0.00 0.0
45 25 0.00 0.0
46 24 0.00 0.0
37 12 0.00 0.0
41 12 0.00 0.0
51 25 0.00 0.0
42 22 0.00 0.0
48 21 0.00 0.0
37 20 0.00 0.0
54 27 0.00 0.0
57 28 0.00 0.0
58 23 0.00 0.0
61 33 0.00 0.0
47 30 0.00 0.0
57 11 0.00 0.0
19 2 0.00 0.0
48 5 0.00 0.0
45 27 0.00 0.0
39 25 0.00 0.0
43 17 0.00 0.0
43 16 0.00 0.0
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location