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Rapid City Weather in 1996

Historical record of Rapid City, South Dakota weather for the year 1996 based on NOAA data.
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1996 Rapid City Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 101 °F August 12
Lowest temperature -31 °F February 2
Highest daily low 67 °F August 13
Lowest daily high -8 °F January 29
Most daily precipitation 1.7 inches May 23
Most daily snow 8.0 inches January 17
Total annual precipitation 19.4 inches -
January 1996 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
January 1
32 11 0.06 1.4
January 2
21 2 0.00 0.1
January 3
31 16 0.41 4.0
January 4
16 -1 0.03 0.8
January 5
5 -13 0.00 0.0
January 6
8 -9 0.00 0.0
January 7
34 -4 0.00 0.0
January 8
48 24 0.00 0.0
January 9
48 26 0.00 0.0
January 10
44 33 0.00 0.0
January 11
50 22 0.00 0.0
January 12
66 29 0.00 0.0
January 13
61 34 0.00 0.0
January 14
47 23 0.00 0.0
January 15
46 24 0.00 0.0
January 16
57 27 0.00 0.0
January 17
28 -7 0.22 8.0
January 18
2 -16 0.00 0.0
January 19
-5 -16 0.00 0.3
January 20
28 -11 0.00 0.0
January 21
50 9 0.03 0.9
January 22
11 3 0.02 0.8
January 23
32 2 0.00 0.0
January 24
15 1 0.06 1.8
January 25
5 -9 0.01 0.3
January 26
13 -6 0.00 0.0
January 27
7 -7 0.01 0.3
January 28
2 -12 0.00 0.5
January 29
-8 -13 0.00 0.2
January 30
-4 -21 0.00 0.0
January 31
12 -21 0.00 0.0
February 1996 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
February 1
8 -25 0.02 0.8
February 2
-4 -31 0.00 n/a
February 3
4 -25 0.00 n/a
February 4
30 -14 0.00 n/a
February 5
35 10 0.00 n/a
February 6
57 25 0.00 n/a
February 7
61 31 0.00 n/a
February 8
53 30 0.00 n/a
February 9
70 36 0.00 n/a
February 10
40 19 0.00 n/a
February 11
47 20 0.00 n/a
February 12
59 20 0.00 n/a
February 13
54 31 0.00 n/a
February 14
47 29 0.00 n/a
February 15
35 9 0.02 0.6
February 16
59 9 0.00 n/a
February 17
39 26 0.00 n/a
February 18
61 24 0.00 n/a
February 19
60 34 0.00 n/a
February 20
53 28 0.00 n/a
February 21
64 25 0.00 n/a
February 22
68 29 0.00 0.0
February 23
50 23 0.00 n/a
February 24
61 26 0.00 n/a
February 25
29 13 0.01 0.6
February 26
13 1 0.05 2.1
February 27
11 -1 0.00 0.3
February 28
11 -9 0.00 n/a
February 29
27 -9 0.00 0.0
March 1996 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
March 1
35 19 0.04 0.7
March 2
22 9 0.07 1.7
March 3
31 8 0.00 0.0
March 4
21 11 0.18 3.4
March 5
12 4 0.22 5.2
March 6
9 -10 0.01 0.3
March 7
4 -13 0.00 0.2
March 8
10 -21 0.00 0.0
March 9
42 -6 0.00 n/a
March 10
66 25 0.00 n/a
March 11
59 33 0.00 n/a
March 12
60 33 0.00 n/a
March 13
48 36 0.28 n/a
March 14
58 30 0.00 n/a
March 15
66 28 0.00 n/a
March 16
49 30 0.00 n/a
March 17
44 27 0.08 0.8
March 18
40 24 0.06 0.6
March 19
34 17 0.00 n/a
March 20
49 13 0.00 n/a
March 21
53 29 0.00 0.0
March 22
56 26 0.00 0.0
March 23
48 16 0.02 0.4
March 24
16 3 0.10 2.9
March 25
21 1 0.00 n/a
March 26
44 2 0.00 n/a
March 27
30 16 0.00 0.0
March 28
20 18 0.00 0.0
March 29
25 19 0.00 0.0
March 30
38 20 0.00 n/a
March 31
46 21 0.00 n/a
April 1996 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
April 1
54 19 0.00 n/a
April 2
40 26 0.00 n/a
April 3
42 26 0.00 n/a
April 4
39 22 0.00 n/a
April 5
56 16 0.00 n/a
April 6
64 25 0.01 n/a
April 7
59 31 0.00 n/a
April 8
68 36 0.00 n/a
April 9
77 34 0.00 n/a
April 10
87 42 0.00 n/a
April 11
53 26 0.26 2.7
April 12
37 20 0.01 0.2
April 13
33 29 0.96 7.1
April 14
43 28 0.04 0.3
April 15
57 29 0.00 n/a
April 16
73 32 0.00 n/a
April 17
72 39 0.24 n/a
April 18
65 36 0.00 n/a
April 19
56 38 0.02 n/a
April 20
60 31 0.00 n/a
April 21
49 28 0.02 n/a
April 22
53 24 0.03 n/a
April 23
68 27 0.00 n/a
April 24
81 40 0.00 n/a
April 25
60 34 0.00 n/a
April 26
64 30 0.00 n/a
April 27
51 34 0.00 n/a
April 28
42 24 0.00 0.0
April 29
57 24 0.00 n/a
April 30
56 30 0.04 n/a
May 1996 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
May 1
59 27 0.18 n/a
May 2
60 34 0.00 n/a
May 3
49 35 0.00 n/a
May 4
46 31 0.03 n/a
May 5
58 26 0.00 n/a
May 6
62 42 0.00 n/a
May 7
67 43 0.05 n/a
May 8
50 46 0.04 n/a
May 9
49 31 0.40 0.9
May 10
37 31 0.02 0.0
May 11
46 34 0.00 n/a
May 12
55 42 0.05 n/a
May 13
66 45 0.11 n/a
May 14
75 41 0.00 n/a
May 15
76 53 0.22 n/a
May 16
87 53 0.00 n/a
May 17
72 49 0.11 n/a
May 18
82 45 0.00 n/a
May 19
68 47 0.00 n/a
May 20
62 40 0.18 0.0
May 21
73 37 0.00 n/a
May 22
66 45 0.12 n/a
May 23
54 46 1.74 n/a
May 24
48 45 0.53 n/a
May 25
47 43 0.12 n/a
May 26
46 41 1.40 n/a
May 27
43 40 1.68 n/a
May 28
52 41 0.01 n/a
May 29
67 42 0.00 n/a
May 30
70 52 1.19 0.0
May 31
70 44 0.00 n/a
June 1996 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
June 1
73 43 0.00 n/a
June 2
69 41 0.00 n/a
June 3
69 43 0.00 n/a
June 4
76 46 0.00 n/a
June 5
74 53 0.12 n/a
June 6
64 47 0.12 n/a
June 7
69 44 0.00 n/a
June 8
81 48 0.00 n/a
June 9
84 50 0.00 n/a
June 10
82 53 0.00 n/a
June 11
84 53 0.16 n/a
June 12
75 57 0.00 n/a
June 13
82 56 0.00 n/a
June 14
86 56 0.54 n/a
June 15
74 56 0.00 n/a
June 16
78 56 0.04 n/a
June 17
82 55 0.17 n/a
June 18
79 56 0.00 n/a
June 19
70 46 0.03 n/a
June 20
79 45 0.00 n/a
June 21
70 57 0.00 n/a
June 22
66 56 0.06 n/a
June 23
73 50 0.00 n/a
June 24
83 47 0.00 n/a
June 25
89 64 0.00 n/a
June 26
92 66 0.00 n/a
June 27
91 65 0.00 n/a
June 28
92 63 0.00 n/a
June 29
79 52 0.00 n/a
June 30
90 48 0.00 n/a
July 1996 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
July 1
90 58 0.00 n/a
July 2
91 53 0.00 n/a
July 3
93 65 0.00 n/a
July 4
94 59 0.00 n/a
July 5
93 63 0.28 n/a
July 6
75 57 0.06 n/a
July 7
84 55 0.00 n/a
July 8
77 48 0.00 n/a
July 9
73 52 0.00 n/a
July 10
90 56 0.00 n/a
July 11
84 50 0.00 n/a
July 12
81 45 0.00 n/a
July 13
81 49 0.00 n/a
July 14
84 51 0.00 n/a
July 15
92 48 0.00 n/a
July 16
96 64 0.00 n/a
July 17
96 64 0.00 n/a
July 18
93 58 0.00 n/a
July 19
97 64 0.12 n/a
July 20
89 63 0.04 n/a
July 21
85 58 0.00 n/a
July 22
87 56 0.00 n/a
July 23
87 54 0.00 n/a
July 24
81 51 0.00 n/a
July 25
84 47 0.00 n/a
July 26
83 60 0.00 n/a
July 27
83 52 0.00 n/a
July 28
86 54 0.02 n/a
July 29
84 51 0.00 n/a
July 30
82 53 0.00 n/a
July 31
79 58 0.00 n/a
August 1996 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
August 1
94 55 0.00 n/a
August 2
100 60 0.00 n/a
August 3
96 60 0.00 n/a
August 4
85 57 0.00 n/a
August 5
94 54 0.00 n/a
August 6
80 55 0.00 n/a
August 7
87 46 0.00 n/a
August 8
91 54 0.00 n/a
August 9
93 58 0.69 n/a
August 10
86 53 0.00 n/a
August 11
95 55 0.00 n/a
August 12
101 60 0.00 n/a
August 13
90 67 0.00 n/a
August 14
86 65 0.00 n/a
August 15
82 57 0.18 n/a
August 16
91 53 0.00 n/a
August 17
94 58 0.00 n/a
August 18
92 62 0.62 n/a
August 19
77 57 0.00 n/a
August 20
96 56 0.00 n/a
August 21
83 61 0.00 n/a
August 22
84 51 0.00 n/a
August 23
90 56 0.00 n/a
August 24
96 60 0.00 n/a
August 25
86 59 0.00 n/a
August 26
81 54 0.00 n/a
August 27
93 54 0.00 n/a
August 28
92 62 0.00 n/a
August 29
83 58 0.36 n/a
August 30
83 56 0.00 n/a
August 31
88 55 0.00 n/a
September 1996 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
September 1
83 58 0.00 0.0
September 2
76 54 0.22 0.0
September 3
85 51 0.00 0.0
September 4
96 59 0.00 0.0
September 5
97 64 0.02 0.0
September 6
66 51 0.22 0.0
September 7
74 44 0.00 0.0
September 8
86 50 0.00 0.0
September 9
88 53 0.00 0.0
September 10
83 57 0.00 0.0
September 11
73 50 0.00 0.0
September 12
77 42 0.00 0.0
September 13
81 49 0.00 0.0
September 14
70 56 0.00 0.0
September 15
70 50 0.00 0.0
September 16
78 48 0.00 0.0
September 17
66 52 0.32 0.0
September 18
59 45 0.37 0.0
September 19
54 47 0.00 0.0
September 20
59 44 0.01 0.0
September 21
66 37 0.00 0.0
September 22
66 43 0.00 0.0
September 23
62 42 0.01 0.0
September 24
64 37 0.00 0.0
September 25
48 31 0.38 0.0
September 26
50 32 0.00 0.0
September 27
59 39 0.00 0.0
September 28
77 47 0.00 0.0
September 29
71 43 0.00 0.0
September 30
79 47 0.00 0.0
October 1996 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
October 1
72 42 0.00 n/a
October 2
47 32 0.00 n/a
October 3
62 33 0.00 n/a
October 4
79 44 0.00 n/a
October 5
87 48 0.00 n/a
October 6
63 43 0.00 n/a
October 7
68 39 0.05 n/a
October 8
71 44 0.00 n/a
October 9
64 37 0.00 n/a
October 10
76 33 0.00 n/a
October 11
82 46 0.00 n/a
October 12
83 49 0.00 n/a
October 13
77 43 0.00 n/a
October 14
74 34 0.00 n/a
October 15
71 36 0.00 n/a
October 16
49 33 0.45 n/a
October 17
44 24 0.03 n/a
October 18
66 20 0.00 n/a
October 19
68 41 0.50 n/a
October 20
44 31 0.00 n/a
October 21
46 22 0.00 n/a
October 22
57 20 0.00 n/a
October 23
56 29 0.00 n/a
October 24
54 27 0.00 n/a
October 25
57 32 0.04 n/a
October 29
43 24 0.00 n/a
October 30
33 18 0.00 n/a
October 31
37 17 0.00 n/a
November 1996 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
November 1
43 24 0.00 n/a
November 2
58 25 0.00 n/a
November 3
61 29 0.00 n/a
November 4
55 30 0.00 n/a
November 5
39 32 0.02 n/a
November 6
46 24 0.00 n/a
November 7
47 24 0.00 n/a
November 8
39 20 0.00 n/a
November 9
42 26 0.00 n/a
November 10
27 19 0.00 n/a
November 11
21 18 0.01 n/a
November 12
25 17 0.00 n/a
November 13
28 22 0.00 n/a
November 14
32 27 0.00 n/a
November 15
32 20 0.00 n/a
November 16
20 14 0.00 n/a
November 17
19 6 0.00 n/a
November 18
18 4 0.00 n/a
November 19
21 16 0.00 n/a
November 20
27 11 0.00 n/a
November 21
18 7 0.00 n/a
November 22
13 6 0.03 n/a
November 23
12 0 0.00 n/a
November 24
19 -2 0.00 n/a
November 25
17 8 0.01 n/a
November 26
21 10 0.00 n/a
November 27
33 3 0.00 n/a
November 28
47 21 0.00 n/a
November 29
36 22 0.00 n/a
November 30
39 17 0.00 n/a
December 1996 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
December 1
37 15 0.00 n/a
December 2
35 16 0.04 n/a
December 3
37 11 0.00 n/a
December 4
35 11 0.00 n/a
December 5
43 13 0.00 n/a
December 6
45 19 0.00 n/a
December 7
43 19 0.00 n/a
December 8
39 16 0.00 n/a
December 9
62 31 0.00 n/a
December 10
36 29 0.00 n/a
December 11
43 27 0.05 n/a
December 12
45 22 0.00 n/a
December 13
42 26 0.00 n/a
December 14
35 14 0.92 n/a
December 15
31 6 0.00 n/a
December 16
35 11 0.13 n/a
December 17
11 4 0.11 n/a
December 18
5 -9 0.00 n/a
December 19
20 -9 0.00 n/a
December 20
42 13 0.00 n/a
December 21
29 -1 n/a n/a
December 22
-1 -6 n/a n/a
December 23
-4 -15 0.00 n/a
December 24
-5 -16 0.00 n/a
December 25
-4 -16 0.00 n/a
December 26
8 -23 0.00 n/a
December 27
23 -3 0.00 n/a
December 28
24 -3 0.00 n/a
December 29
4 -5 0.00 n/a
December 30
41 1 0.00 n/a
December 31
51 23 0.00 n/a
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location