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Rapid City Weather in 1976

Historical record of Rapid City, South Dakota weather for the year 1976 based on NOAA data.
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1976 Rapid City Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 101 °F July 12
Lowest temperature -18 °F January 8
Highest daily low 68 °F August 18
Lowest daily high -3 °F January 7
Most daily precipitation 3.6 inches June 14
Most daily snow 3.5 inches April 27
Total annual precipitation 15.2 inches -
Total annual snow 30.0 inches -
January 1976 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
January 1
17 8 0.09 0.6
January 2
20 -3 0.01 0.2
January 3
9 -10 0.00 0.0
January 4
22 -10 0.00 0.0
January 5
37 9 0.16 1.1
January 6
11 -15 0.01 0.1
January 7
-3 -13 0.00 0.0
January 8
4 -18 0.00 0.0
January 9
27 1 0.00 0.0
January 10
34 15 0.00 0.0
January 11
46 15 0.00 0.0
January 12
31 18 0.00 0.0
January 13
24 10 0.00 0.0
January 14
37 8 0.00 0.0
January 15
40 21 0.01 0.0
January 16
41 19 0.00 0.0
January 17
49 32 0.00 0.0
January 18
46 27 0.00 0.0
January 19
38 23 0.00 0.0
January 20
49 25 0.00 0.0
January 21
52 25 0.00 0.0
January 22
52 28 0.00 0.0
January 23
50 26 0.00 0.0
January 24
34 20 0.00 0.0
January 25
29 6 0.00 0.0
January 26
24 3 0.00 0.0
January 27
50 17 0.00 0.0
January 28
49 29 0.00 0.0
January 29
58 29 0.00 0.0
January 30
43 29 0.00 0.0
January 31
55 29 0.00 0.0
February 1976 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
February 1
49 33 0.00 0.0
February 2
46 30 0.00 0.0
February 3
44 10 0.00 0.0
February 4
11 1 0.13 1.8
February 5
8 -12 0.10 1.6
February 6
16 -12 0.00 0.0
February 7
42 4 0.00 0.0
February 8
51 22 0.00 0.0
February 9
55 33 0.04 0.0
February 10
39 26 0.05 0.7
February 11
57 27 0.00 0.0
February 12
57 31 0.03 0.4
February 13
53 27 0.01 0.1
February 14
63 33 0.00 0.0
February 15
49 33 0.02 0.4
February 16
50 19 0.00 0.0
February 17
47 28 0.00 0.0
February 18
47 26 0.00 0.0
February 19
45 24 0.00 0.0
February 20
33 21 0.00 0.0
February 21
46 22 0.00 0.0
February 22
57 27 0.00 0.0
February 23
61 30 0.00 0.0
February 24
60 34 0.00 0.0
February 25
61 28 0.00 0.0
February 26
66 29 0.00 0.0
February 27
56 32 0.00 0.0
February 28
62 26 0.00 0.0
February 29
27 14 0.09 1.5
March 1976 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
March 1
32 11 0.17 1.4
March 2
19 0 0.03 0.3
March 3
14 -3 0.00 0.0
March 4
14 -1 0.03 1.0
March 5
28 -5 0.00 0.0
March 6
42 14 0.00 0.0
March 7
41 20 0.00 0.0
March 8
50 25 0.00 0.0
March 9
52 27 0.00 0.0
March 10
59 27 0.00 0.0
March 11
54 10 0.02 0.3
March 12
27 8 0.02 0.2
March 13
50 23 0.00 0.0
March 14
34 21 0.04 0.8
March 15
46 19 0.02 0.3
March 16
53 19 0.00 0.0
March 17
67 27 0.00 0.0
March 18
68 34 0.00 0.0
March 19
60 40 0.00 0.0
March 20
44 28 0.00 0.0
March 21
45 25 0.00 0.0
March 22
64 23 0.00 0.0
March 23
67 41 0.00 0.0
March 24
62 24 0.00 0.0
March 25
58 39 0.00 0.0
March 26
53 26 0.00 0.0
March 27
63 27 0.00 0.0
March 28
49 30 0.00 0.0
March 29
53 27 0.00 0.0
March 30
51 24 0.00 0.0
March 31
62 21 0.00 0.0
April 1976 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
April 1
78 33 0.00 0.0
April 2
43 31 0.00 0.0
April 3
51 26 0.00 0.0
April 4
69 30 0.00 0.0
April 5
70 35 0.00 0.0
April 6
58 36 0.27 0.0
April 7
49 32 0.31 0.0
April 8
53 42 0.01 0.0
April 9
76 42 0.00 0.0
April 10
58 41 0.06 0.0
April 11
57 38 0.00 0.0
April 12
80 42 0.00 0.0
April 13
80 45 0.06 0.0
April 14
62 39 0.00 0.0
April 15
71 44 0.00 0.0
April 16
54 38 0.75 0.0
April 17
45 32 0.00 0.0
April 18
57 29 0.00 0.0
April 19
58 33 0.02 0.0
April 20
60 31 0.00 0.0
April 21
56 32 0.00 0.0
April 22
67 31 0.01 0.0
April 23
55 38 0.00 0.0
April 24
51 37 0.01 0.0
April 25
58 33 0.00 0.0
April 26
43 37 0.10 0.0
April 27
39 33 1.05 3.5
April 28
41 37 0.05 0.0
April 29
53 33 0.00 0.0
April 30
59 33 0.00 0.0
May 1976 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
May 1
72 33 0.00 0.0
May 2
51 22 0.00 0.0
May 3
67 30 0.00 0.0
May 4
83 44 0.01 0.0
May 5
50 32 0.13 0.0
May 6
56 29 0.00 0.0
May 7
69 33 0.00 0.0
May 8
73 39 0.00 0.0
May 9
78 42 0.00 0.0
May 10
75 44 0.00 0.0
May 11
79 39 0.02 0.0
May 12
53 36 0.00 0.0
May 13
71 45 0.00 0.0
May 14
89 45 0.01 0.0
May 15
55 43 0.06 0.0
May 16
66 41 0.00 0.0
May 17
74 37 0.00 0.0
May 18
85 43 0.00 0.0
May 19
77 54 0.00 0.0
May 20
72 47 0.14 0.0
May 21
60 50 0.12 0.0
May 22
51 47 0.44 0.0
May 23
48 44 1.15 0.0
May 24
53 44 0.00 0.0
May 25
73 48 0.49 0.0
May 26
68 47 0.00 0.0
May 27
76 44 0.00 0.0
May 28
77 48 0.00 0.0
May 29
73 48 0.00 0.0
May 30
72 55 0.00 0.0
May 31
77 55 0.17 0.0
June 1976 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
June 1
81 50 0.00 0.0
June 2
85 56 0.03 0.0
June 3
86 55 0.00 0.0
June 4
85 63 0.00 0.0
June 5
83 59 0.00 0.0
June 6
80 57 0.34 0.0
June 7
85 60 0.00 0.0
June 8
88 58 0.00 0.0
June 9
90 60 0.00 0.0
June 10
93 53 0.00 0.0
June 11
88 57 0.10 0.0
June 12
71 47 0.00 0.0
June 13
80 45 0.06 0.0
June 14
53 45 3.60 0.0
June 15
70 48 0.01 0.0
June 16
73 46 0.01 0.0
June 17
63 45 0.12 0.0
June 18
65 39 0.00 0.0
June 19
77 43 0.00 0.0
June 20
86 47 0.00 0.0
June 21
82 58 0.00 0.0
June 22
79 54 0.30 0.0
June 23
68 48 0.18 0.0
June 24
69 44 0.04 0.0
June 25
78 46 0.00 0.0
June 26
67 46 0.02 0.0
June 27
78 47 0.00 0.0
June 28
84 46 0.00 0.0
June 29
71 46 0.00 0.0
June 30
81 48 0.00 0.0
July 1976 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
July 1
87 52 0.00 0.0
July 2
73 62 0.14 0.0
July 3
75 56 0.08 0.0
July 4
82 56 0.00 0.0
July 5
87 62 0.00 0.0
July 6
85 62 0.00 0.0
July 7
88 56 0.00 0.0
July 8
96 62 0.00 0.0
July 9
94 64 0.00 0.0
July 10
88 64 0.00 0.0
July 11
99 61 0.00 0.0
July 12
101 64 0.34 0.0
July 13
78 58 0.09 0.0
July 14
83 56 0.04 0.0
July 15
75 50 0.00 0.0
July 16
84 50 0.00 0.0
July 17
89 55 0.00 0.0
July 18
90 61 0.00 0.0
July 19
90 63 0.06 0.0
July 20
75 59 0.10 0.0
July 21
81 60 0.00 0.0
July 22
91 56 0.00 0.0
July 23
94 57 0.00 0.0
July 24
96 64 0.00 0.0
July 25
88 62 0.00 0.0
July 26
87 59 0.00 0.0
July 27
93 64 0.00 0.0
July 28
85 56 0.07 0.0
July 29
93 63 0.00 0.0
July 30
81 60 0.00 0.0
July 31
70 57 0.13 0.0
August 1976 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
August 1
66 59 0.16 0.0
August 2
76 59 0.00 0.0
August 3
92 60 0.40 0.0
August 4
88 57 0.01 0.0
August 5
76 55 0.00 0.0
August 6
80 53 0.00 0.0
August 7
97 58 0.00 0.0
August 8
89 65 0.00 0.0
August 9
90 60 0.00 0.0
August 10
86 59 0.03 0.0
August 11
83 54 0.00 0.0
August 12
85 55 0.01 0.0
August 13
87 55 0.31 0.0
August 14
78 58 0.01 0.0
August 15
77 57 0.13 0.0
August 16
92 58 0.00 0.0
August 17
98 64 0.00 0.0
August 18
96 68 0.00 0.0
August 19
90 65 0.00 0.0
August 20
100 61 0.00 0.0
August 21
92 65 0.00 0.0
August 22
93 59 0.00 0.0
August 23
99 60 0.00 0.0
August 24
83 61 0.02 0.0
August 25
89 57 0.00 0.0
August 26
89 55 0.07 0.0
August 27
77 44 0.00 0.0
August 28
88 43 0.00 0.0
August 29
93 55 0.00 0.0
August 30
90 62 0.16 0.0
August 31
83 57 0.00 0.0
September 1976 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
September 1
91 51 0.00 0.0
September 2
99 57 0.00 0.0
September 3
81 54 0.00 0.0
September 4
89 55 0.00 0.0
September 5
97 53 0.00 0.0
September 6
100 60 0.00 0.0
September 7
71 44 0.05 0.0
September 8
59 37 0.00 0.0
September 9
72 37 0.00 0.0
September 10
89 38 0.00 0.0
September 11
92 50 0.00 0.0
September 12
83 58 0.15 0.0
September 13
75 51 0.00 0.0
September 14
79 52 0.00 0.0
September 15
79 51 0.00 0.0
September 16
87 52 0.00 0.0
September 17
87 55 0.00 0.0
September 18
82 58 0.03 0.0
September 19
59 39 0.00 0.0
September 20
75 38 0.00 0.0
September 21
80 50 0.00 0.0
September 22
85 47 0.00 0.0
September 23
64 43 0.05 0.0
September 24
75 42 0.00 0.0
September 25
70 47 0.00 0.0
September 26
61 40 0.00 0.0
September 27
58 36 0.00 0.0
September 28
71 29 0.00 0.0
September 29
83 44 0.00 0.0
September 30
86 49 0.00 0.0
October 1976 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
October 1
82 45 0.00 0.0
October 2
85 50 0.00 0.0
October 3
72 43 0.01 0.0
October 4
51 31 0.00 0.0
October 5
59 27 0.00 0.0
October 6
47 35 0.17 0.0
October 7
56 29 0.00 0.0
October 8
73 34 0.00 0.0
October 9
80 39 0.00 0.0
October 10
84 41 0.00 0.0
October 11
74 51 0.00 0.0
October 12
72 44 0.00 0.0
October 13
75 37 0.00 0.0
October 14
61 38 0.00 0.0
October 15
46 24 0.00 0.0
October 16
49 24 0.00 0.0
October 17
53 30 0.00 0.0
October 18
35 25 0.03 0.5
October 19
51 15 0.00 0.0
October 20
49 27 0.00 0.0
October 21
50 24 0.00 0.0
October 22
51 22 0.00 0.0
October 23
33 23 0.00 0.0
October 24
48 24 0.00 0.0
October 25
44 24 0.00 0.0
October 26
33 23 0.00 0.0
October 27
55 23 0.00 0.0
October 28
71 27 0.00 0.0
October 29
68 40 0.00 0.0
October 30
58 32 0.00 0.0
October 31
65 31 0.00 0.0
November 1976 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
November 1
72 40 0.00 0.0
November 2
56 26 0.00 0.0
November 3
50 24 0.00 0.0
November 4
55 21 0.00 0.0
November 5
60 37 0.00 0.0
November 6
51 26 0.00 0.0
November 7
53 20 0.00 0.0
November 8
65 33 0.00 0.0
November 9
53 24 0.00 0.0
November 10
45 20 0.00 0.0
November 11
28 4 0.00 0.0
November 12
27 0 0.00 0.0
November 13
37 7 0.00 0.0
November 14
45 12 0.00 0.0
November 15
50 14 0.00 0.0
November 16
56 27 0.00 0.0
November 17
69 42 0.00 0.0
November 18
62 38 0.00 0.0
November 19
51 31 0.01 0.1
November 20
40 22 0.00 0.0
November 21
35 11 0.00 0.0
November 22
32 12 0.02 0.2
November 23
49 13 0.00 0.0
November 24
67 33 0.00 0.0
November 25
48 25 0.26 2.6
November 26
25 -6 0.17 1.8
November 27
7 -15 0.00 0.0
November 28
13 -12 0.02 0.2
November 29
21 2 0.01 0.2
November 30
38 13 0.12 1.9
December 1976 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
December 1
43 4 0.00 0.0
December 2
41 17 0.00 0.0
December 3
35 19 0.00 0.0
December 4
30 15 0.00 0.0
December 5
25 8 0.09 1.2
December 6
22 6 0.00 0.3
December 7
37 9 0.04 0.9
December 8
43 13 0.00 0.0
December 9
42 9 0.00 0.0
December 10
32 5 0.00 0.0
December 11
43 21 0.00 0.0
December 12
38 20 0.00 0.0
December 13
47 20 0.00 0.0
December 14
48 24 0.00 0.0
December 15
44 25 0.00 0.0
December 16
52 31 0.00 0.0
December 17
62 28 0.00 0.0
December 18
51 29 0.00 0.0
December 19
38 12 0.00 0.0
December 20
28 5 0.00 0.0
December 21
48 12 0.00 0.0
December 22
37 13 0.00 0.0
December 23
41 11 0.00 0.0
December 24
35 19 0.00 0.0
December 25
43 15 0.00 0.0
December 26
58 27 0.00 0.0
December 27
50 26 0.01 0.0
December 28
37 16 0.11 1.6
December 29
33 4 0.13 1.4
December 30
5 -5 0.01 0.2
December 31
15 2 0.02 0.5
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location