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Rapid City Weather in 1960

Historical record of Rapid City, South Dakota weather for the year 1960 based on NOAA data.
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1960 Rapid City Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 105 °F July 20
Lowest temperature -15 °F March 3
Highest daily low 75 °F July 28
Lowest daily high 0 °F March 3
Most daily precipitation 1.3 inches May 23
Most daily snow 3.4 inches December 4
Total annual precipitation 11.3 inches -
Total annual snow 31.4 inches -
January 1960 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
17 10 0.08 1.1
19 5 0.00 0.0
13 -8 0.00 0.0
30 -9 0.01 0.2
39 -9 0.00 0.0
48 21 0.00 0.0
43 22 0.00 0.0
46 25 0.00 0.0
49 26 0.00 0.0
40 17 0.00 0.0
56 28 0.00 0.0
46 24 0.00 0.0
35 17 0.00 0.0
26 12 0.00 0.0
33 14 0.00 0.0
30 16 0.05 0.5
19 5 0.00 0.0
13 2 0.00 0.0
20 -2 0.00 0.0
30 4 0.00 0.0
15 -1 0.01 0.1
21 -1 0.00 0.0
41 10 0.00 0.0
48 20 0.00 0.0
33 12 0.01 0.1
27 10 0.00 0.0
50 13 0.00 0.0
46 21 0.00 0.0
64 18 0.00 0.0
61 31 0.00 0.0
45 27 0.00 0.0
February 1960 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
27 20 0.11 1.1
38 20 0.00 0.0
42 25 0.00 0.0
48 28 0.00 0.0
49 25 0.00 0.0
45 26 0.00 0.0
61 21 0.00 0.0
48 29 0.16 1.4
29 5 0.25 2.4
21 4 0.00 0.0
24 8 0.00 0.0
29 5 0.00 0.0
40 19 0.00 0.0
42 21 0.00 0.0
48 16 0.00 0.0
35 25 0.03 0.1
32 14 0.07 0.7
22 -2 0.03 0.3
25 0 0.01 0.1
16 3 0.01 0.1
20 6 0.09 1.5
9 -1 0.06 0.7
16 -8 0.00 0.0
21 -8 0.00 0.0
8 -5 0.00 0.0
9 -3 0.00 0.0
5 -7 0.03 0.3
10 -11 0.00 0.0
23 -7 0.00 0.0
March 1960 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
4 -3 0.08 1.1
4 -10 0.03 0.4
0 -15 0.00 0.0
14 -11 0.00 0.0
21 4 0.00 0.0
20 6 0.00 0.0
35 6 0.07 1.2
25 18 0.06 0.6
34 15 0.00 0.0
27 7 0.02 0.2
32 11 0.00 0.0
16 -1 0.15 1.7
26 -6 0.00 0.0
33 15 0.05 0.5
37 7 0.00 0.0
31 18 0.11 1.1
39 8 0.08 0.6
42 33 0.01 0.0
46 31 0.00 0.0
49 33 0.00 0.0
70 27 0.00 0.0
62 27 0.01 0.0
50 32 0.00 0.0
40 23 0.00 0.0
58 32 0.00 0.0
79 33 0.00 0.0
73 43 0.00 0.0
75 41 0.00 0.0
55 36 0.00 0.0
67 30 0.00 0.0
47 33 0.11 0.0
April 1960 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
50 31 0.00 0.0
54 30 0.00 0.0
61 36 0.00 0.0
57 33 0.00 0.0
78 29 0.00 0.0
63 41 0.00 0.0
59 33 0.00 0.0
56 26 0.00 0.0
63 24 0.00 0.0
86 42 0.00 0.0
66 32 0.00 0.0
75 41 0.00 0.0
69 37 0.00 0.0
79 36 0.00 0.0
63 36 0.00 0.0
50 32 0.58 3.3
51 31 0.00 0.0
70 35 0.00 0.0
81 40 0.00 0.0
71 39 0.00 0.0
71 42 0.00 0.0
68 42 0.00 0.0
57 39 0.00 0.0
47 35 0.07 0.0
51 34 0.08 0.0
48 30 0.00 0.0
40 30 0.00 0.0
37 32 0.41 1.0
46 30 0.07 0.0
58 25 0.00 0.0
May 1960 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
69 38 0.00 0.0
67 41 0.00 0.0
45 35 0.00 0.0
50 35 0.00 0.0
52 35 0.09 0.0
60 32 0.00 0.0
66 33 0.00 0.0
67 42 0.00 0.0
69 42 0.00 0.0
72 41 0.00 0.0
75 37 0.00 0.0
90 42 0.00 0.0
86 50 0.00 0.0
72 46 0.00 0.0
76 41 0.00 0.0
75 44 0.00 0.0
71 49 0.10 0.0
65 40 0.18 0.0
58 39 0.00 0.0
70 36 0.00 0.0
84 41 0.00 0.0
82 50 0.00 0.0
87 53 1.33 0.0
72 52 0.29 0.0
64 48 0.03 0.0
72 42 0.00 0.0
81 48 0.11 0.0
64 45 0.10 0.0
73 41 0.00 0.0
84 49 0.00 0.0
89 54 0.00 0.0
June 1960 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
79 55 0.00 0.0
80 56 0.00 0.0
87 57 0.00 0.0
78 54 0.00 0.0
57 48 0.03 0.0
75 46 0.00 0.0
81 55 0.00 0.0
75 53 0.02 0.0
64 50 0.12 0.0
71 47 0.00 0.0
69 54 0.03 0.0
69 52 0.04 0.0
78 53 0.02 0.0
77 53 0.00 0.0
66 52 0.20 0.0
73 52 0.08 0.0
75 53 0.00 0.0
80 55 0.00 0.0
88 60 0.21 0.0
87 47 0.95 0.0
78 40 0.00 0.0
75 49 0.00 0.0
73 53 0.00 0.0
84 48 0.00 0.0
98 57 0.00 0.0
87 63 0.03 0.0
86 55 0.06 0.0
87 60 0.00 0.0
88 59 0.27 0.0
77 59 0.13 0.0
July 1960 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
95 59 0.00 0.0
82 58 0.00 0.0
78 53 0.00 0.0
84 55 0.00 0.0
76 52 0.00 0.0
85 53 0.00 0.0
89 56 0.00 0.0
88 60 0.00 0.0
99 58 0.00 0.0
101 62 0.00 0.0
91 64 0.21 0.0
85 61 0.00 0.0
84 58 0.00 0.0
95 58 0.29 0.0
94 61 0.20 0.0
94 60 0.00 0.0
89 62 0.00 0.0
93 61 0.00 0.0
100 63 0.00 0.0
105 67 0.00 0.0
102 71 0.00 0.0
91 67 0.00 0.0
103 69 0.00 0.0
87 65 0.00 0.0
93 60 0.00 0.0
95 63 0.00 0.0
100 69 0.00 0.0
97 75 0.00 0.0
92 63 0.00 0.0
92 56 0.00 0.0
102 60 0.00 0.0
August 1960 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
96 73 0.00 0.0
94 67 0.00 0.0
90 63 0.00 0.0
100 62 0.00 0.0
88 63 0.00 0.0
78 58 0.26 0.0
80 56 0.21 0.0
67 52 0.07 0.0
76 49 0.00 0.0
86 54 0.00 0.0
91 53 0.00 0.0
93 63 0.00 0.0
89 62 0.00 0.0
86 56 0.18 0.0
101 61 0.02 0.0
90 55 0.14 0.0
71 53 0.17 0.0
80 57 0.00 0.0
86 53 0.00 0.0
95 54 0.00 0.0
92 66 0.00 0.0
104 63 0.00 0.0
77 56 0.00 0.0
88 51 0.18 0.0
75 50 0.01 0.0
90 45 0.00 0.0
81 59 0.00 0.0
77 54 0.00 0.0
90 55 0.00 0.0
95 61 0.00 0.0
99 59 0.00 0.0
September 1960 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
95 60 0.00 0.0
104 63 0.00 0.0
99 73 0.00 0.0
104 66 0.00 0.0
90 70 0.00 0.0
76 61 0.00 0.0
80 55 0.08 0.0
64 44 0.00 0.0
77 43 0.00 0.0
87 46 0.00 0.0
72 49 0.00 0.0
83 46 0.00 0.0
84 48 0.00 0.0
79 57 0.00 0.0
82 54 0.00 0.0
73 46 0.00 0.0
54 42 0.02 0.0
77 41 0.00 0.0
92 52 0.00 0.0
93 51 0.00 0.0
66 42 0.01 0.0
43 36 0.57 0.0
67 40 0.00 0.0
67 45 0.00 0.0
82 44 0.00 0.0
65 47 0.00 0.0
74 43 0.00 0.0
67 47 0.00 0.0
60 38 0.00 0.0
78 34 0.00 0.0
October 1960 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
66 45 0.00 0.0
70 39 0.00 0.0
78 38 0.00 0.0
88 45 0.00 0.0
78 54 0.00 0.0
85 45 0.00 0.0
85 45 0.00 0.0
85 51 0.00 0.0
61 44 0.00 0.0
58 42 0.00 0.0
73 44 0.00 0.0
69 43 0.00 0.0
60 39 0.00 0.0
54 35 0.00 0.0
59 32 0.00 0.0
69 30 0.00 0.0
66 40 0.00 0.0
47 21 0.00 0.0
44 16 0.00 0.0
61 28 0.00 0.0
69 40 0.00 0.0
68 42 0.00 0.0
71 41 0.00 0.0
79 36 0.00 0.0
64 40 0.00 0.0
75 32 0.00 0.0
68 34 0.00 0.0
65 30 0.00 0.0
45 29 0.00 0.0
46 26 0.00 0.0
56 25 0.00 0.0
November 1960 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
62 33 0.00 0.0
53 36 0.00 0.0
46 32 0.15 0.0
39 29 0.02 0.0
54 25 0.00 0.0
54 30 0.00 0.0
60 32 0.15 1.1
33 14 0.00 0.0
28 6 0.00 0.0
51 11 0.00 0.0
61 28 0.00 0.0
53 32 0.00 0.0
62 28 0.00 0.0
61 27 0.00 0.0
49 28 0.00 0.0
50 22 0.00 0.0
49 21 0.00 0.0
64 22 0.00 0.0
52 27 0.00 0.0
64 17 0.00 0.0
64 32 0.00 0.0
48 22 0.00 0.0
47 17 0.00 0.0
63 35 0.00 0.0
75 52 0.00 0.0
61 22 0.00 0.0
22 11 0.06 0.6
20 9 0.01 0.1
36 5 0.00 0.0
21 5 0.00 0.0
December 1960 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
52 16 0.00 0.0
69 23 0.00 0.0
54 32 0.00 0.0
38 27 0.50 3.4
28 14 0.00 0.0
26 8 0.00 0.0
36 15 0.00 0.0
28 15 0.00 0.0
41 12 0.00 0.0
31 13 0.00 0.0
30 4 0.00 0.0
34 1 0.00 0.0
48 30 0.00 0.0
46 25 0.00 0.0
30 14 0.00 0.0
31 13 0.00 0.0
32 9 0.00 0.0
33 14 0.00 0.0
25 11 0.01 0.2
16 0 0.13 1.4
10 -4 0.01 0.1
16 -6 0.04 0.4
44 16 0.00 0.0
51 27 0.00 0.0
43 28 0.00 0.0
30 15 0.00 0.0
20 10 0.03 0.6
32 5 0.00 0.0
39 22 0.00 0.0
45 24 0.00 0.0
36 22 0.08 1.0
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location