Rapid City Weather in 1951

Historical record of Rapid City, South Dakota weather for the year 1951 based on NOAA data.
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1951 Rapid City Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 104 °F July 19
Lowest temperature -25 °F January 29
Highest daily low 71 °F July 29
Lowest daily high -5 °F December 20
Most daily precipitation 1.3 inches June 1
Most daily snow 5.2 inches March 2
Total annual precipitation 14.8 inches -
Total annual snow 23.1 inches -
January 1951 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
32 9 0.00 0.0
35 17 0.00 0.0
45 17 0.03 0.3
17 7 0.00 0.0
22 7 0.00 0.0
32 2 0.00 0.0
40 11 0.00 0.0
51 13 0.00 0.0
42 18 0.00 0.0
43 14 0.00 0.0
35 14 0.00 0.0
38 14 0.00 0.0
42 19 0.00 0.0
50 17 0.01 0.1
50 24 0.00 0.0
55 20 0.00 0.0
49 21 0.00 0.0
48 25 0.00 0.0
29 9 0.00 0.0
24 6 0.00 0.0
46 4 0.00 0.0
48 28 0.00 0.0
38 17 0.00 0.0
37 16 0.00 0.0
40 11 0.00 0.0
15 -3 0.01 0.1
-3 -13 0.07 0.7
-4 -23 0.00 0.0
10 -25 0.00 0.0
9 -8 0.00 0.0
1 -19 0.00 0.0
February 1951 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
17 -18 0.00 0.0
39 1 0.00 0.0
47 20 0.00 0.0
46 18 0.00 0.0
43 20 0.02 0.3
20 -5 0.00 0.0
12 -3 0.00 0.0
18 6 0.00 0.0
60 8 0.00 0.0
74 39 0.00 0.0
62 16 0.00 0.0
16 5 0.00 0.0
30 -4 0.00 0.0
55 6 0.00 0.0
57 11 0.00 0.0
61 15 0.00 0.0
45 22 0.00 0.0
51 17 0.00 0.0
44 23 0.00 0.0
50 15 0.00 0.0
57 23 0.00 0.0
26 19 0.00 0.0
44 22 0.00 0.0
58 27 0.00 0.0
49 19 0.00 0.0
50 22 0.00 0.0
23 17 0.08 0.8
27 9 0.00 0.0
March 1951 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
41 8 0.00 0.0
23 7 0.44 5.2
21 -1 0.00 0.0
35 -1 0.00 0.0
54 0 0.00 0.0
18 -3 0.00 0.0
5 -10 0.02 0.2
5 -12 0.00 0.0
36 -3 0.00 0.0
18 1 0.00 0.0
24 0 0.00 0.0
24 -2 0.00 0.0
35 -2 0.02 0.2
40 21 0.00 0.0
49 26 0.00 0.0
54 24 0.00 0.0
35 15 0.00 0.1
25 11 0.00 0.0
27 6 0.00 0.0
29 9 0.00 0.0
64 15 0.00 0.0
55 32 0.12 1.1
45 26 0.00 0.0
51 25 0.00 0.0
56 30 0.00 0.0
67 30 0.00 0.0
51 29 0.19 0.0
43 24 0.00 0.0
45 22 0.00 0.0
43 16 0.00 0.0
46 19 0.00 0.0
April 1951 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
46 25 0.00 0.0
58 21 0.00 0.0
60 26 0.00 0.0
63 31 0.00 0.0
60 37 0.00 0.0
52 28 0.00 0.0
45 23 0.00 0.0
52 19 0.00 0.0
60 24 0.00 0.0
41 25 0.00 0.0
35 20 0.00 0.0
47 18 0.00 0.0
74 22 0.00 0.0
43 23 0.00 0.0
33 16 0.00 0.0
53 14 0.00 0.0
63 28 0.00 0.0
47 32 0.00 0.0
46 20 0.04 0.4
31 19 0.06 0.6
33 18 0.02 0.2
52 13 0.00 0.0
57 26 0.00 0.0
49 34 0.09 0.0
55 35 0.00 0.0
63 35 0.13 0.0
73 45 0.00 0.0
79 42 0.00 0.0
85 48 0.02 0.0
68 47 0.15 0.0
May 1951 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
66 40 0.00 0.0
67 41 0.00 0.0
66 45 0.00 0.0
70 44 0.00 0.0
64 38 0.00 0.0
58 34 0.00 0.0
68 31 0.00 0.0
75 45 0.00 0.0
60 46 0.17 0.0
65 40 0.00 0.0
75 34 0.00 0.0
80 41 0.26 0.0
69 47 0.16 0.0
73 45 0.00 0.0
68 49 0.02 0.0
68 48 0.06 0.0
67 53 0.33 0.0
70 52 0.00 0.0
69 51 0.00 0.0
55 44 0.32 0.0
63 43 0.00 0.0
76 44 0.00 0.0
87 49 0.00 0.0
74 55 0.00 0.0
66 43 0.01 0.0
70 41 0.00 0.0
80 41 0.00 0.0
89 58 0.06 0.0
66 49 0.00 0.0
50 41 0.31 0.0
45 37 0.17 0.0
June 1951 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
37 31 1.31 3.6
41 31 0.02 0.0
57 33 0.00 0.0
72 37 0.00 0.0
78 46 0.03 0.0
73 50 0.04 0.0
73 47 0.00 0.0
68 46 0.00 0.0
71 44 0.09 0.0
76 46 0.00 0.0
72 49 0.00 0.0
77 43 0.00 0.0
82 49 0.36 0.0
76 53 0.04 0.0
85 56 0.00 0.0
75 55 0.00 0.0
67 52 0.56 0.0
71 49 0.11 0.0
70 50 0.35 0.0
60 50 0.00 0.0
59 50 0.00 0.0
66 49 0.08 0.0
64 48 0.72 0.0
82 46 0.00 0.0
69 51 0.00 0.0
81 48 0.02 0.0
64 45 0.02 0.0
66 43 0.00 0.0
67 48 0.00 0.0
67 48 0.00 0.0
July 1951 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
76 48 0.00 0.0
68 52 0.14 0.0
70 51 0.00 0.0
74 48 0.00 0.0
84 57 0.00 0.0
88 62 0.00 0.0
89 63 0.00 0.0
78 56 0.02 0.0
68 51 0.45 0.0
55 48 0.34 0.0
56 47 0.29 0.0
70 51 0.02 0.0
85 47 0.00 0.0
94 56 0.00 0.0
92 60 0.00 0.0
90 60 0.00 0.0
88 62 0.00 0.0
96 62 0.00 0.0
104 62 0.00 0.0
90 65 0.00 0.0
71 57 0.04 0.0
77 52 0.07 0.0
87 48 0.00 0.0
96 62 0.00 0.0
99 64 0.00 0.0
94 64 0.00 0.0
96 64 0.00 0.0
91 65 0.00 0.0
98 71 0.26 0.0
89 65 0.00 0.0
91 64 0.00 0.0
August 1951 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
96 64 0.23 0.0
87 65 0.00 0.0
90 59 0.00 0.0
96 66 0.00 0.0
91 67 0.00 0.0
97 60 0.00 0.0
89 61 0.00 0.0
79 59 0.03 0.0
78 54 0.01 0.0
74 55 0.02 0.0
80 55 0.69 0.0
68 54 0.07 0.0
80 55 0.00 0.0
71 49 0.72 0.0
72 49 0.00 0.0
80 53 0.00 0.0
84 59 0.00 0.0
84 56 0.00 0.0
79 58 0.08 0.0
72 52 0.00 0.0
77 47 0.00 0.0
80 52 0.00 0.0
92 60 0.00 0.0
88 57 0.44 0.0
77 55 0.00 0.0
81 51 0.00 0.0
82 50 0.00 0.0
76 56 0.00 0.0
91 63 0.01 0.0
85 61 0.01 0.0
75 56 0.61 0.0
September 1951 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
74 54 0.31 0.0
72 53 0.09 0.0
62 54 0.32 0.0
61 52 0.10 0.0
70 47 0.00 0.0
71 45 0.00 0.0
80 55 0.30 0.0
80 49 0.00 0.0
73 49 0.09 0.0
80 47 0.00 0.0
66 46 0.02 0.0
63 44 0.00 0.0
69 45 0.00 0.0
66 40 0.00 0.0
61 37 0.00 0.0
76 36 0.00 0.0
77 47 0.00 0.0
74 49 0.00 0.0
80 51 0.00 0.0
57 41 0.11 0.0
53 34 0.00 0.0
62 33 0.00 0.0
45 35 0.12 0.0
66 36 0.00 0.0
78 35 0.00 0.0
57 32 0.00 0.0
45 26 0.00 0.0
71 25 0.00 0.0
80 49 0.00 0.0
87 48 0.00 0.0
October 1951 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
85 49 0.03 0.0
76 50 0.03 0.0
55 48 0.17 0.0
51 42 0.38 0.0
45 39 0.01 0.0
58 35 0.00 0.0
64 35 0.00 0.0
70 42 0.00 0.0
77 43 0.00 0.0
77 47 0.00 0.0
72 43 0.00 0.0
75 43 0.08 0.0
63 41 0.00 0.0
72 41 0.00 0.0
75 39 0.00 0.0
41 30 0.00 0.0
42 29 0.10 0.8
42 30 0.02 0.3
60 31 0.02 0.0
40 31 0.04 0.1
34 29 0.00 0.0
52 27 0.00 0.0
63 27 0.00 0.0
74 37 0.00 0.0
42 33 0.00 0.0
34 30 0.00 0.0
59 22 0.00 0.0
67 34 0.00 0.0
68 31 0.00 0.0
31 23 0.00 0.0
32 14 0.00 0.0
November 1951 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
20 4 0.00 0.0
44 -2 0.00 0.0
45 8 0.05 0.3
19 10 0.11 1.5
40 11 0.02 0.2
42 23 0.00 0.0
58 18 0.00 0.0
57 29 0.00 0.0
59 31 0.00 0.0
48 32 0.00 0.0
64 31 0.00 0.0
57 28 0.00 0.0
42 25 0.00 0.0
41 26 0.00 0.0
33 19 0.00 0.0
22 7 0.00 0.0
40 4 0.00 0.0
51 18 0.00 0.0
49 15 0.00 0.0
66 32 0.00 0.0
47 15 0.03 0.4
36 14 0.00 0.0
32 20 0.00 0.0
44 14 0.00 0.0
48 22 0.00 0.0
56 23 0.00 0.0
54 28 0.00 0.0
64 27 0.00 0.0
60 29 0.00 0.0
59 29 0.00 0.0
December 1951 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
66 29 0.00 0.0
60 37 0.00 0.0
45 21 0.00 0.0
42 21 0.00 0.0
41 19 0.00 0.0
32 24 0.12 1.2
25 19 0.03 0.3
27 11 0.00 0.0
33 12 0.00 0.0
38 27 0.00 0.0
47 24 0.08 0.3
40 28 0.04 0.0
30 2 0.08 1.2
9 -9 0.00 0.0
0 -15 0.04 0.7
5 -18 0.00 0.0
22 -5 0.00 0.0
13 -5 0.00 0.0
4 -10 0.00 0.0
-5 -17 0.01 0.1
27 -17 0.00 0.0
32 8 0.01 0.1
19 4 0.00 0.0
18 2 0.07 1.2
27 -8 0.00 0.0
20 4 0.00 0.0
24 5 0.00 0.0
46 14 0.00 0.0
38 23 0.01 0.0
39 -1 0.00 0.0
1 -14 0.04 0.4
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location