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Rapid City Weather in 1983

Historical record of Rapid City, South Dakota weather for the year 1983 based on NOAA data.
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1983 Rapid City Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 103 °F July 20
Lowest temperature -27 °F December 23
Highest daily low 70 °F August 15
Lowest daily high -13 °F December 24
Most daily precipitation 1.6 inches June 30
Most daily snow 4.0 inches May 11
Total annual precipitation 15.5 inches -
Total annual snow 33.7 inches -
January 1983 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
January 1
46 20 0.00 0.0
January 2
34 16 0.00 0.0
January 3
51 18 0.00 0.0
January 4
46 23 0.00 0.0
January 5
56 27 0.00 0.0
January 6
57 33 0.00 0.0
January 7
47 29 0.00 0.0
January 8
53 29 0.00 0.0
January 9
43 15 0.06 0.8
January 10
42 14 0.08 0.2
January 11
30 23 0.00 0.0
January 12
64 26 0.00 0.0
January 13
62 27 0.00 0.0
January 14
38 19 0.00 0.0
January 15
45 16 0.00 0.0
January 16
45 20 0.00 0.0
January 17
25 12 0.00 0.0
January 18
42 22 0.00 0.0
January 19
39 17 0.00 0.0
January 20
42 18 0.00 0.0
January 21
43 16 0.00 0.0
January 22
42 18 0.00 0.0
January 23
44 19 0.05 0.3
January 24
34 25 0.01 0.1
January 25
25 14 0.03 0.3
January 26
26 18 0.00 0.0
January 27
58 22 0.00 0.0
January 28
50 34 0.00 0.0
January 29
46 25 0.00 0.0
January 30
28 20 0.11 1.2
January 31
33 20 0.00 0.0
February 1983 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
February 1
37 19 0.00 0.0
February 2
24 14 0.00 0.0
February 3
35 12 0.00 0.0
February 4
43 17 0.00 0.0
February 5
27 17 0.01 0.3
February 6
40 8 0.00 0.0
February 7
46 16 0.00 0.0
February 8
44 21 0.00 0.0
February 9
39 15 0.00 0.0
February 10
47 22 0.00 0.0
February 11
51 25 0.00 0.0
February 12
72 25 0.00 0.0
February 13
66 36 0.00 0.0
February 14
51 34 0.00 0.0
February 15
55 28 0.00 0.0
February 16
49 28 0.00 0.0
February 17
56 30 0.00 0.0
February 18
66 34 0.00 0.0
February 19
47 31 0.01 0.0
February 20
48 28 0.00 0.0
February 21
58 24 0.00 0.0
February 22
55 27 0.00 0.0
February 23
59 33 0.00 0.0
February 24
42 30 0.00 0.0
February 25
65 29 0.00 0.0
February 26
59 32 0.00 0.0
February 27
51 34 0.16 0.0
February 28
54 31 0.00 0.0
March 1983 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
March 1
65 28 0.00 0.0
March 2
69 35 0.00 0.0
March 3
70 36 0.00 0.0
March 4
39 34 0.03 0.0
March 5
37 33 0.19 1.2
March 6
35 30 0.00 0.0
March 7
37 27 0.00 0.0
March 8
36 19 0.00 0.0
March 9
39 15 0.00 0.0
March 10
55 19 0.00 0.0
March 11
71 30 0.00 0.0
March 12
67 40 0.00 0.0
March 13
58 32 0.00 0.0
March 14
48 30 0.00 0.0
March 15
45 33 0.00 0.0
March 16
36 29 0.02 0.1
March 17
30 25 0.03 0.3
March 18
29 23 0.07 0.7
March 19
26 15 0.09 1.8
March 20
30 12 0.00 0.0
March 21
34 18 0.00 0.0
March 22
43 18 0.00 0.0
March 23
47 27 0.00 0.0
March 24
52 24 0.00 0.0
March 25
37 30 0.22 0.3
March 26
32 29 0.16 1.8
March 27
42 27 0.00 0.0
March 28
37 23 0.03 0.3
March 29
55 24 0.00 0.0
March 30
66 29 0.00 0.0
March 31
57 36 0.00 0.0
April 1983 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
April 1
42 24 0.00 0.0
April 2
47 21 0.00 0.0
April 3
33 26 0.07 0.9
April 4
35 21 0.09 1.2
April 5
36 21 0.04 0.5
April 6
44 23 0.00 0.0
April 7
49 20 0.00 0.0
April 8
55 22 0.00 0.0
April 9
55 23 0.00 0.0
April 10
62 26 0.00 0.0
April 11
54 35 0.06 0.0
April 12
35 26 0.12 1.1
April 13
28 21 0.06 0.6
April 14
43 18 0.00 0.0
April 15
50 26 0.00 0.0
April 16
58 27 0.00 0.0
April 17
64 37 0.00 0.0
April 18
69 33 0.00 0.0
April 19
63 31 0.00 0.0
April 20
69 37 0.00 0.0
April 21
55 36 0.00 0.0
April 22
60 41 0.00 0.0
April 23
62 33 0.00 0.0
April 24
72 36 0.00 0.0
April 25
71 43 0.00 0.0
April 26
59 33 0.00 0.0
April 27
57 29 0.00 0.0
April 28
50 36 0.00 0.0
April 29
42 36 0.22 0.0
April 30
42 37 0.34 0.0
May 1983 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
May 1
41 34 0.56 0.3
May 2
58 38 0.00 0.0
May 3
67 36 0.00 0.0
May 4
69 37 0.00 0.0
May 5
76 40 0.00 0.0
May 6
67 42 0.60 0.0
May 7
60 42 0.01 0.0
May 8
75 40 0.03 0.0
May 9
77 47 0.00 0.0
May 10
62 40 0.00 0.0
May 11
40 30 0.72 4.0
May 12
47 28 0.00 0.0
May 13
51 31 0.00 0.0
May 14
58 29 0.00 0.0
May 15
60 35 0.00 0.0
May 16
46 38 0.00 0.0
May 17
59 37 0.00 0.0
May 18
64 34 0.00 0.0
May 19
60 40 0.01 0.0
May 20
64 35 0.21 0.0
May 21
74 41 0.00 0.0
May 22
66 41 0.00 0.0
May 23
75 43 0.00 0.0
May 24
70 48 0.00 0.0
May 25
77 44 0.00 0.0
May 26
84 56 0.00 0.0
May 27
83 54 0.00 0.0
May 28
73 50 0.00 0.0
May 29
65 43 0.00 0.0
May 30
63 37 0.01 0.0
May 31
60 40 0.03 0.0
June 1983 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
June 1
66 42 0.00 0.0
June 2
72 40 0.00 0.0
June 3
74 47 0.05 0.0
June 4
63 46 0.00 0.0
June 5
65 42 0.00 0.0
June 6
71 43 0.00 0.0
June 7
74 44 0.00 0.0
June 8
70 50 0.01 0.0
June 9
82 48 0.24 0.0
June 10
83 55 0.00 0.0
June 11
85 54 0.00 0.0
June 12
63 53 0.06 0.0
June 13
69 48 0.00 0.0
June 14
76 47 0.00 0.0
June 15
77 42 0.00 0.0
June 16
63 47 0.17 0.0
June 17
67 52 0.17 0.0
June 18
80 53 0.00 0.0
June 19
78 59 0.06 0.0
June 20
80 58 0.04 0.0
June 21
87 61 0.00 0.0
June 22
77 51 0.00 0.0
June 23
90 57 0.00 0.0
June 24
92 66 0.00 0.0
June 25
83 61 0.00 0.0
June 26
72 60 0.20 0.0
June 27
70 57 0.00 0.0
June 28
64 54 0.33 0.0
June 29
73 46 0.09 0.0
June 30
84 52 1.59 0.0
July 1983 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
July 1
84 50 0.00 0.0
July 2
80 58 0.00 0.0
July 3
70 50 0.05 0.0
July 4
74 54 0.00 0.0
July 5
87 53 0.00 0.0
July 6
92 60 0.00 0.0
July 7
95 65 0.00 0.0
July 8
96 69 0.00 0.0
July 9
97 66 0.00 0.0
July 10
89 58 0.00 0.0
July 11
79 47 0.00 0.0
July 12
93 53 0.00 0.0
July 13
98 65 0.00 0.0
July 14
97 62 0.00 0.0
July 15
79 56 0.00 0.0
July 16
83 47 0.04 0.0
July 17
88 63 0.12 0.0
July 18
91 65 0.00 0.0
July 19
101 65 0.00 0.0
July 20
103 67 0.01 0.0
July 21
86 63 0.00 0.0
July 22
77 61 0.00 0.0
July 23
74 61 0.00 0.0
July 24
81 63 0.00 0.0
July 25
94 60 0.00 0.0
July 26
92 66 0.54 0.0
July 27
89 66 0.00 0.0
July 28
86 64 0.00 0.0
July 29
88 51 1.18 0.0
July 30
87 58 0.00 0.0
July 31
90 60 0.00 0.0
August 1983 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
August 1
93 63 0.00 0.0
August 2
93 67 0.06 0.0
August 3
89 68 0.00 0.0
August 4
92 66 0.00 0.0
August 5
90 66 0.00 0.0
August 6
91 63 0.00 0.0
August 7
98 66 0.00 0.0
August 8
90 68 0.00 0.0
August 9
100 65 0.00 0.0
August 10
92 68 0.00 0.0
August 11
92 64 0.00 0.0
August 12
93 69 0.04 0.0
August 13
86 58 0.00 0.0
August 14
95 63 0.00 0.0
August 15
95 70 0.00 0.0
August 16
88 65 0.01 0.0
August 17
92 66 0.11 0.0
August 18
100 66 0.33 0.0
August 19
80 64 0.01 0.0
August 20
94 59 0.04 0.0
August 21
88 66 0.60 0.0
August 22
81 61 1.06 0.0
August 23
86 63 0.00 0.0
August 24
93 66 0.13 0.0
August 25
95 61 0.00 0.0
August 26
90 66 0.00 0.0
August 27
94 59 0.00 0.0
August 28
97 60 0.00 0.0
August 29
96 59 0.00 0.0
August 30
88 64 0.00 0.0
August 31
92 61 0.00 0.0
September 1983 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
September 1
99 62 0.00 0.0
September 2
94 64 0.00 0.0
September 3
88 58 0.00 0.0
September 4
74 58 0.06 0.0
September 5
77 50 0.00 0.0
September 6
77 44 0.00 0.0
September 7
99 48 0.00 0.0
September 8
84 62 0.00 0.0
September 9
93 56 0.04 0.0
September 10
71 47 0.00 0.0
September 11
75 46 0.00 0.0
September 12
70 44 0.00 0.0
September 13
73 47 0.02 0.0
September 14
79 46 0.00 0.0
September 15
69 40 0.00 0.0
September 16
87 38 0.00 0.0
September 17
83 45 0.00 0.0
September 18
68 38 0.00 0.0
September 19
47 31 0.04 0.3
September 20
50 29 0.00 0.0
September 21
57 25 0.02 0.0
September 22
57 26 0.00 0.0
September 23
79 34 0.00 0.0
September 24
81 53 0.00 0.0
September 25
85 51 0.00 0.0
September 26
91 52 0.00 0.0
September 27
91 59 0.00 0.0
September 28
62 38 0.00 0.0
September 29
49 34 0.00 0.0
September 30
63 48 0.15 0.0
October 1983 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
October 1
56 45 0.05 0.0
October 2
69 47 0.15 0.0
October 3
54 36 0.66 0.0
October 4
71 32 0.00 0.0
October 5
57 38 0.00 0.0
October 6
76 37 0.00 0.0
October 7
57 41 0.07 0.0
October 8
59 41 0.00 0.0
October 9
78 45 0.00 0.0
October 10
60 45 0.16 0.0
October 11
53 36 0.03 0.0
October 12
52 33 0.00 0.0
October 13
56 28 0.00 0.0
October 14
51 31 0.36 0.0
October 15
46 37 0.05 0.0
October 16
56 33 0.00 0.0
October 17
61 30 0.00 0.0
October 18
46 37 0.11 0.0
October 19
51 34 0.10 0.9
October 20
61 30 0.00 0.0
October 21
57 30 0.00 0.0
October 22
74 33 0.00 0.0
October 23
72 40 0.00 0.0
October 24
58 34 0.00 0.0
October 25
72 30 0.00 0.0
October 26
79 38 0.00 0.0
October 27
82 46 0.00 0.0
October 28
57 36 0.00 0.0
October 29
65 36 0.00 0.0
October 30
69 39 0.00 0.0
October 31
72 37 0.00 0.0
November 1983 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
November 1
71 42 0.00 0.0
November 2
63 38 0.00 0.0
November 3
65 40 0.00 0.0
November 4
73 37 0.00 0.0
November 5
57 41 0.00 0.0
November 6
66 37 0.00 0.0
November 7
54 36 0.08 0.1
November 8
37 33 0.26 1.3
November 9
41 24 0.00 0.0
November 10
48 19 0.00 0.0
November 11
36 21 0.01 0.0
November 12
56 29 0.01 0.0
November 13
44 23 0.27 0.0
November 14
51 31 0.00 0.0
November 15
55 28 0.00 0.0
November 16
56 28 0.00 0.0
November 17
59 33 0.00 0.0
November 18
50 35 0.00 0.0
November 19
51 24 0.00 0.0
November 20
37 23 0.00 0.0
November 21
33 25 0.13 1.3
November 22
26 15 0.09 1.7
November 23
25 11 0.00 0.0
November 24
38 15 0.00 0.0
November 25
33 18 0.12 1.1
November 26
23 15 0.10 1.0
November 27
17 9 0.00 0.4
November 28
32 11 0.00 0.0
November 29
27 7 0.00 0.0
November 30
20 0 0.00 0.0
December 1983 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
December 1
22 5 0.00 0.0
December 2
24 5 0.00 0.0
December 3
43 18 0.00 0.0
December 4
29 21 0.27 3.0
December 5
23 -1 0.01 0.2
December 6
26 4 0.00 0.0
December 7
25 11 0.00 0.0
December 8
19 -2 0.00 0.0
December 9
25 4 0.00 0.0
December 10
16 3 0.00 0.0
December 11
37 14 0.00 0.0
December 12
34 18 0.00 0.0
December 13
32 19 0.02 0.2
December 14
28 14 0.00 0.0
December 15
14 5 0.00 0.1
December 16
12 -3 0.00 0.1
December 17
0 -19 0.00 0.0
December 18
-1 -20 0.01 0.1
December 19
-1 -9 0.04 0.7
December 20
-2 -20 0.11 2.2
December 21
-4 -25 0.00 0.0
December 22
-3 -25 0.00 0.1
December 23
-2 -27 0.00 0.0
December 24
-13 -26 0.00 0.0
December 25
7 -21 0.00 0.0
December 26
16 2 0.00 0.0
December 27
14 5 0.01 0.4
December 28
14 -4 0.00 0.0
December 29
11 -5 0.00 0.0
December 30
40 4 0.00 0.0
December 31
42 28 0.00 0.0
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location