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Rapid City Weather in 1997

Historical record of Rapid City, South Dakota weather for the year 1997 based on NOAA data.
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1997 Rapid City Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 98 °F July 15
Lowest temperature -16 °F January 12
Highest daily low 69 °F July 16
Lowest daily high -7 °F January 11
Most daily precipitation 3.2 inches April 5
Most daily snow 2.1 inches October 24
Total annual precipitation 23.9 inches -
January 1997 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
January 1
52 32 0.00 n/a
January 2
48 36 0.00 n/a
January 3
43 32 0.17 n/a
January 4
33 21 0.37 n/a
January 5
26 11 0.00 n/a
January 6
26 9 0.00 n/a
January 7
37 21 0.00 n/a
January 8
36 19 0.00 n/a
January 9
28 -4 0.02 n/a
January 10
1 -11 0.00 n/a
January 11
-7 -16 0.00 n/a
January 12
-1 -16 0.00 n/a
January 13
13 -13 0.00 n/a
January 14
15 0 0.00 n/a
January 15
29 0 0.06 n/a
January 16
10 -12 0.00 n/a
January 17
20 -4 0.00 n/a
January 18
47 17 0.00 n/a
January 19
50 28 0.00 n/a
January 20
50 29 0.00 n/a
January 21
47 26 0.00 n/a
January 22
26 12 0.00 n/a
January 23
35 12 0.00 n/a
January 24
20 -7 0.00 n/a
January 25
-4 -9 0.02 n/a
January 26
4 -9 0.01 n/a
January 27
4 -11 0.00 n/a
January 28
33 1 0.00 n/a
January 29
31 15 0.00 n/a
January 30
48 25 0.00 n/a
January 31
53 35 0.00 n/a
February 1997 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
February 1
42 30 0.02 n/a
February 2
47 29 0.02 n/a
February 3
36 26 0.16 n/a
February 4
30 10 0.00 n/a
February 5
27 7 0.00 n/a
February 6
31 10 0.00 n/a
February 7
22 14 0.00 n/a
February 8
28 4 0.00 n/a
February 9
35 12 0.00 n/a
February 10
27 16 0.00 n/a
February 11
29 16 0.00 n/a
February 12
33 17 0.00 n/a
February 13
42 19 0.00 n/a
February 14
37 23 0.00 n/a
February 15
40 28 0.07 n/a
February 16
55 27 0.00 n/a
February 17
59 32 0.00 n/a
February 18
48 27 0.00 n/a
February 19
54 25 0.00 n/a
February 20
44 28 0.00 n/a
February 21
41 27 0.01 n/a
February 22
38 12 0.00 n/a
February 23
27 6 0.00 n/a
February 24
37 15 0.00 n/a
February 25
53 19 0.00 n/a
February 26
33 22 0.00 n/a
February 27
47 20 0.00 n/a
February 28
31 18 0.00 n/a
March 1997 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
March 1
42 10 0.00 n/a
March 2
53 21 0.00 n/a
March 3
30 15 0.06 n/a
March 4
23 8 0.00 n/a
March 5
37 8 0.00 n/a
March 6
34 14 0.00 n/a
March 7
56 22 0.00 n/a
March 8
53 26 0.00 n/a
March 9
54 20 0.00 n/a
March 10
53 32 0.00 n/a
March 11
60 26 0.00 n/a
March 12
27 24 0.00 n/a
March 13
24 6 0.00 n/a
March 14
15 2 0.00 n/a
March 15
39 3 0.00 n/a
March 16
70 26 0.00 n/a
March 17
44 20 0.03 n/a
March 18
55 20 0.00 n/a
March 19
75 32 0.00 n/a
March 20
81 38 0.00 n/a
March 21
56 25 0.00 n/a
March 22
58 25 0.00 n/a
March 23
63 25 0.00 n/a
March 24
44 24 0.02 n/a
March 25
61 21 0.00 n/a
March 26
77 31 0.00 n/a
March 27
76 35 0.01 n/a
March 28
51 32 0.05 n/a
March 29
48 26 0.03 n/a
March 30
65 23 0.00 n/a
March 31
79 29 0.00 n/a
April 1997 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
April 1
53 36 0.00 n/a
April 2
50 30 0.00 n/a
April 3
74 25 0.00 n/a
April 4
57 31 0.58 n/a
April 5
31 21 3.19 n/a
April 6
29 15 0.27 n/a
April 7
23 12 0.00 n/a
April 8
24 7 0.00 n/a
April 9
25 14 0.03 n/a
April 10
19 12 0.01 n/a
April 11
25 11 0.00 n/a
April 12
33 12 0.00 n/a
April 13
44 6 0.00 n/a
April 14
60 22 0.00 n/a
April 15
48 30 0.00 n/a
April 16
58 25 0.00 n/a
April 17
75 34 0.00 n/a
April 18
69 41 0.00 n/a
April 19
69 41 0.02 n/a
April 20
68 46 0.29 n/a
April 21
58 41 0.05 n/a
April 22
49 35 0.00 n/a
April 23
55 28 0.00 n/a
April 24
56 29 0.00 n/a
April 25
60 30 0.00 n/a
April 26
57 34 0.02 n/a
April 27
69 31 0.00 n/a
April 28
63 38 0.06 n/a
April 29
47 39 0.20 n/a
April 30
59 37 0.08 n/a
May 1997 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
May 1
47 34 1.30 0.0
May 2
46 31 0.65 0.0
May 3
60 28 0.00 0.0
May 4
77 34 0.00 0.0
May 5
67 39 0.00 0.0
May 6
73 47 0.00 0.0
May 7
66 43 0.00 0.0
May 8
60 35 0.00 0.0
May 9
74 31 0.00 0.0
May 10
81 46 0.00 0.0
May 11
60 35 0.00 0.0
May 12
60 36 0.00 0.0
May 13
69 40 0.00 0.0
May 14
66 37 0.00 0.0
May 15
73 35 0.00 0.0
May 16
85 46 0.00 0.0
May 17
83 50 0.14 0.0
May 18
59 38 0.02 0.0
May 19
61 34 0.00 0.0
May 20
70 32 0.00 0.0
May 21
77 47 0.02 0.0
May 22
61 55 0.52 0.0
May 23
66 51 0.00 0.0
May 24
66 51 0.11 0.0
May 25
55 49 1.85 0.0
May 26
49 41 0.66 0.0
May 27
45 39 0.08 0.0
May 28
50 40 0.00 0.0
May 29
59 43 0.00 0.0
May 30
71 41 0.00 0.0
May 31
82 49 0.00 0.0
June 1997 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
June 1
83 59 0.18 0.0
June 2
75 56 1.25 0.0
June 3
74 55 0.31 0.0
June 4
76 50 0.00 0.0
June 5
77 52 0.00 0.0
June 6
76 55 0.00 0.0
June 7
82 52 0.00 0.0
June 8
82 57 0.00 0.0
June 9
77 54 0.00 0.0
June 10
75 50 0.00 0.0
June 11
70 56 0.63 0.0
June 12
69 51 0.00 0.0
June 13
67 51 0.08 0.0
June 14
82 54 0.08 0.0
June 15
75 52 0.01 0.0
June 16
80 52 0.07 0.0
June 17
79 56 0.00 0.0
June 18
80 53 0.05 0.0
June 19
79 51 0.00 0.0
June 20
71 53 0.31 0.0
June 21
81 54 0.01 0.0
June 22
92 57 0.00 0.0
June 23
82 65 0.00 0.0
June 24
72 48 0.01 0.0
June 25
72 49 0.00 0.0
June 26
83 50 0.00 0.0
June 27
92 58 0.00 0.0
June 28
84 56 0.42 0.0
June 29
83 58 0.02 0.0
June 30
80 61 0.00 0.0
July 1997 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
July 1
82 55 0.00 0.0
July 2
67 50 0.01 0.0
July 3
69 44 0.00 0.0
July 4
77 44 0.00 0.0
July 5
78 53 0.00 0.0
July 6
83 51 0.14 0.0
July 7
83 57 0.04 0.0
July 8
87 55 0.00 0.0
July 9
94 58 0.00 0.0
July 10
98 64 0.00 0.0
July 11
81 63 0.05 0.0
July 12
84 60 0.01 0.0
July 13
79 57 0.00 0.0
July 14
89 55 0.00 0.0
July 15
98 54 0.00 0.0
July 16
96 69 0.00 0.0
July 17
93 65 0.00 0.0
July 18
92 60 1.21 0.0
July 19
83 61 0.28 0.0
July 20
76 62 0.00 0.0
July 21
79 58 0.94 0.0
July 22
88 62 0.00 0.0
July 23
88 62 0.02 0.0
July 24
88 64 0.21 0.0
July 25
92 61 0.01 0.0
July 26
84 61 0.00 0.0
July 27
80 62 0.00 0.0
July 28
75 61 0.00 0.0
July 29
64 55 0.34 0.0
July 30
80 56 0.06 0.0
July 31
86 64 0.35 0.0
August 1997 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
August 1
88 59 0.00 0.0
August 2
88 60 0.49 0.0
August 3
90 61 0.00 0.0
August 4
85 62 0.00 0.0
August 5
76 60 0.63 0.0
August 6
78 55 0.00 0.0
August 7
81 51 0.00 0.0
August 8
87 59 0.00 0.0
August 9
72 57 0.00 0.0
August 10
59 52 0.20 0.0
August 11
66 54 0.04 0.0
August 12
77 54 0.00 0.0
August 13
76 52 2.03 0.0
August 14
78 52 0.01 0.0
August 15
74 56 0.00 0.0
August 16
63 55 0.00 0.0
August 17
67 53 0.00 0.0
August 18
80 52 0.11 0.0
August 19
81 54 0.00 0.0
August 20
80 52 0.00 0.0
August 21
81 54 0.00 0.0
August 22
89 55 0.00 0.0
August 23
92 58 0.00 0.0
August 24
94 58 0.26 0.0
August 25
83 62 0.00 0.0
August 26
90 61 0.15 0.0
August 27
83 60 0.00 0.0
August 28
80 64 0.00 0.0
August 29
85 62 0.01 0.0
August 30
82 57 0.00 0.0
August 31
94 60 0.00 0.0
September 1997 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
September 1
76 53 0.04 0.0
September 2
73 52 0.00 0.0
September 3
85 51 0.00 0.0
September 4
85 61 0.09 0.0
September 5
84 58 0.00 0.0
September 6
85 55 0.00 0.0
September 7
86 55 0.00 0.0
September 8
75 45 0.00 0.0
September 9
77 47 0.00 0.0
September 10
83 46 0.00 0.0
September 11
85 55 0.00 0.0
September 12
83 53 0.00 0.0
September 13
86 48 0.00 0.0
September 14
91 55 0.00 0.0
September 15
92 54 0.01 0.0
September 16
77 46 0.00 0.0
September 17
84 38 0.00 0.0
September 18
75 53 0.00 0.0
September 19
57 36 0.10 0.0
September 20
58 34 0.00 0.0
September 21
58 49 0.00 0.0
September 22
52 49 0.48 0.0
September 23
65 42 0.00 0.0
September 24
77 38 0.00 0.0
September 25
84 49 0.00 0.0
September 26
84 50 0.00 0.0
September 27
65 43 0.06 0.0
September 28
72 43 0.00 0.0
September 29
75 41 0.00 0.0
September 30
81 41 0.00 0.0
October 1997 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
October 1
89 45 0.00 0.0
October 2
91 49 0.00 0.0
October 3
72 44 0.00 0.0
October 4
85 41 0.00 0.0
October 5
74 41 0.00 0.0
October 6
67 41 0.00 0.0
October 7
85 43 0.00 0.0
October 8
58 37 0.34 0.0
October 9
69 30 0.00 0.0
October 10
79 41 0.00 0.0
October 11
80 45 0.04 0.0
October 12
45 34 0.01 0.0
October 13
48 24 0.01 1.0
October 14
69 29 0.00 0.0
October 15
63 39 0.00 0.0
October 16
71 37 0.00 0.0
October 17
83 37 0.00 0.0
October 18
74 45 0.00 0.0
October 19
54 33 0.00 0.0
October 20
46 26 0.00 0.0
October 21
49 25 0.00 0.0
October 22
60 27 0.00 0.0
October 23
55 35 0.00 0.0
October 24
39 18 0.07 2.1
October 25
23 9 0.00 0.0
October 26
38 2 0.00 0.0
October 27
64 23 0.00 0.0
October 28
56 32 0.00 0.0
October 29
65 28 0.00 0.0
October 30
60 41 0.00 0.0
October 31
59 41 0.00 0.0
November 1997 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
November 1
54 43 0.00 0.0
November 2
46 34 0.00 0.0
November 3
50 25 0.00 0.0
November 4
54 40 0.05 0.0
November 5
43 25 0.01 0.0
November 6
59 25 0.00 0.0
November 7
69 27 0.00 0.0
November 8
46 31 0.00 0.4
November 9
32 9 0.00 0.0
November 10
34 7 0.00 0.0
November 11
29 10 0.00 0.0
November 12
42 7 0.00 0.0
November 13
35 17 0.00 0.3
November 14
18 9 0.07 0.1
November 15
23 -4 0.00 0.0
November 16
42 0 0.00 0.0
November 17
50 19 0.00 0.0
November 18
50 23 0.00 0.0
November 19
48 23 0.00 0.0
November 20
47 22 0.00 0.0
November 21
50 29 0.00 0.0
November 22
36 16 0.03 0.2
November 23
44 14 0.00 0.0
November 24
62 23 0.00 0.0
November 25
53 23 0.03 0.0
November 26
49 21 0.00 0.0
November 27
54 25 0.00 0.0
November 28
57 23 0.00 0.0
November 29
53 23 0.00 0.0
November 30
51 20 0.00 0.0
December 1997 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
December 1
48 26 0.00 n/a
December 2
38 23 0.00 n/a
December 3
40 13 0.00 n/a
December 4
30 10 0.00 n/a
December 5
29 5 0.00 n/a
December 6
29 4 0.00 n/a
December 7
25 17 0.00 n/a
December 8
25 17 0.00 n/a
December 9
28 24 0.00 n/a
December 10
31 20 0.00 n/a
December 11
41 16 0.00 n/a
December 12
51 16 0.00 n/a
December 13
61 26 0.00 n/a
December 14
68 20 0.00 n/a
December 15
56 25 0.00 n/a
December 16
52 16 0.00 n/a
December 17
63 30 0.00 n/a
December 18
48 29 0.00 n/a
December 19
33 13 0.00 n/a
December 20
39 6 0.00 n/a
December 21
37 14 0.00 n/a
December 22
39 15 0.00 n/a
December 23
44 13 0.00 n/a
December 24
35 22 0.00 n/a
December 25
41 17 0.00 n/a
December 26
44 18 0.00 n/a
December 27
42 21 0.01 n/a
December 28
42 28 0.00 n/a
December 29
46 33 0.07 n/a
December 30
39 19 0.00 n/a
December 31
57 22 0.00 n/a
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location