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Rapid City Weather in 1998

Historical record of Rapid City, South Dakota weather for the year 1998 based on NOAA data.
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1998 Rapid City Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 104 °F July 18
Lowest temperature -22 °F December 21
Highest daily low 65 °F August 19
Lowest daily high 0 °F December 20
Most daily precipitation 1.7 inches October 4
Most daily snow 8.0 inches November 6
Total annual precipitation 21.9 inches -
January 1998 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
63 33 0.00 n/a
66 12 0.00 n/a
12 4 0.00 n/a
34 8 0.00 n/a
29 8 0.00 n/a
45 10 0.00 n/a
46 11 0.00 n/a
31 2 0.00 n/a
12 -4 0.00 n/a
9 -1 0.00 n/a
3 -6 0.03 n/a
0 -12 0.00 n/a
9 -10 0.01 n/a
41 6 0.00 n/a
43 17 0.04 n/a
45 21 0.00 n/a
34 13 0.00 n/a
45 18 0.00 n/a
30 18 0.00 n/a
30 15 0.07 n/a
21 11 0.00 n/a
39 17 0.00 n/a
31 15 0.00 n/a
45 18 0.00 n/a
50 26 0.00 n/a
50 23 0.00 n/a
54 27 0.00 n/a
46 25 0.00 n/a
50 19 0.00 n/a
55 25 0.00 n/a
46 23 0.00 n/a
February 1998 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
48 23 0.00 n/a
29 24 0.00 n/a
44 26 0.00 n/a
39 26 0.00 n/a
47 26 0.00 n/a
46 24 0.00 n/a
56 23 0.00 n/a
58 23 0.00 n/a
36 29 0.00 n/a
51 19 0.00 n/a
49 17 0.00 n/a
51 23 0.00 n/a
47 22 0.00 n/a
52 27 0.00 n/a
51 28 0.03 n/a
42 36 0.27 n/a
39 33 0.05 n/a
41 33 0.05 n/a
45 23 0.00 n/a
43 20 0.00 n/a
59 14 0.00 n/a
59 26 0.00 n/a
49 23 0.00 n/a
53 23 0.00 n/a
43 27 0.75 n/a
34 25 0.00 n/a
28 22 0.00 n/a
29 19 0.09 n/a
March 1998 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
22 16 0.24 n/a
30 14 0.00 n/a
23 9 0.00 n/a
19 14 0.03 n/a
18 0 0.00 n/a
22 -4 0.03 n/a
19 2 0.00 n/a
20 0 0.00 n/a
14 -4 0.00 n/a
5 -14 0.00 n/a
23 -18 0.00 n/a
48 15 0.00 n/a
47 20 0.00 n/a
36 15 0.00 n/a
32 16 0.00 n/a
57 21 0.00 n/a
47 30 0.16 n/a
31 27 0.01 n/a
39 27 0.00 n/a
66 26 0.00 n/a
50 25 0.00 n/a
54 26 0.00 n/a
38 29 0.02 n/a
69 32 0.00 n/a
75 43 0.00 n/a
64 40 0.00 n/a
54 33 0.00 n/a
40 32 0.51 n/a
36 30 0.28 n/a
37 27 0.04 n/a
42 26 0.00 n/a
April 1998 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
54 24 0.00 n/a
55 28 0.00 n/a
58 28 0.00 n/a
65 24 0.07 n/a
60 34 0.04 n/a
54 32 0.00 n/a
42 34 0.00 n/a
49 26 0.00 n/a
58 25 0.02 n/a
67 33 0.00 n/a
82 41 0.00 n/a
68 41 0.00 n/a
55 33 0.00 n/a
50 32 0.01 n/a
44 26 0.01 n/a
51 20 0.00 n/a
52 27 0.07 n/a
52 29 0.04 n/a
45 30 0.02 n/a
58 29 0.00 n/a
64 32 0.00 n/a
71 30 0.00 n/a
79 39 0.00 n/a
83 47 0.00 n/a
66 44 0.00 n/a
61 35 0.00 n/a
59 31 0.00 n/a
67 33 0.00 n/a
71 30 0.00 n/a
80 34 0.00 n/a
May 1998 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
66 31 0.02 n/a
63 28 0.00 n/a
81 35 0.00 n/a
68 38 0.00 n/a
76 33 0.01 n/a
66 31 0.00 n/a
54 26 0.00 n/a
45 31 0.02 n/a
62 29 0.00 n/a
63 44 0.09 n/a
56 47 0.94 n/a
66 42 0.05 n/a
78 47 0.03 n/a
75 50 0.12 n/a
69 44 0.00 n/a
77 42 0.00 n/a
85 47 0.00 n/a
74 48 0.00 n/a
74 44 0.00 n/a
78 49 0.01 n/a
62 47 0.90 n/a
61 47 0.01 n/a
58 49 0.12 n/a
63 48 0.00 n/a
70 47 0.00 n/a
78 46 0.02 n/a
80 53 0.00 n/a
76 52 0.00 n/a
76 49 0.00 n/a
87 52 0.00 n/a
71 48 0.00 n/a
June 1998 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
80 52 0.00 n/a
59 33 0.27 n/a
50 32 0.40 n/a
46 38 0.36 n/a
58 37 0.09 n/a
63 41 0.00 n/a
52 45 0.71 n/a
52 45 0.42 n/a
65 49 0.01 n/a
77 47 0.01 n/a
69 49 0.19 n/a
79 47 0.00 n/a
70 52 0.15 n/a
67 53 0.05 n/a
70 49 0.00 n/a
74 49 0.38 n/a
58 51 1.06 n/a
65 47 0.79 n/a
77 44 0.21 n/a
73 50 0.00 n/a
73 45 0.00 n/a
80 47 0.10 n/a
79 53 0.01 n/a
79 51 0.38 n/a
86 50 0.00 n/a
85 56 0.00 n/a
79 51 0.00 n/a
80 47 0.00 n/a
81 54 0.00 n/a
78 54 0.00 n/a
July 1998 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
81 57 0.00 n/a
86 63 0.03 n/a
80 61 0.17 n/a
80 63 0.04 n/a
87 63 0.00 n/a
81 62 0.07 n/a
86 59 0.00 n/a
83 60 0.00 n/a
85 60 0.00 n/a
89 61 0.00 n/a
91 63 0.00 n/a
87 56 0.00 n/a
93 58 0.00 n/a
95 62 0.04 n/a
89 63 0.00 n/a
94 58 0.00 n/a
94 64 0.00 n/a
104 64 0.00 n/a
95 64 0.00 n/a
95 62 0.00 n/a
77 58 0.00 n/a
80 55 0.00 n/a
69 57 0.45 n/a
80 56 0.03 n/a
77 61 0.00 n/a
91 58 0.00 n/a
91 56 0.00 n/a
78 65 0.03 n/a
67 60 0.40 n/a
74 59 0.00 n/a
79 59 0.00 n/a
August 1998 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
88 62 0.09 n/a
81 58 0.00 n/a
78 62 0.40 n/a
72 59 0.04 n/a
79 56 0.00 n/a
83 55 0.00 n/a
86 55 0.00 n/a
88 54 0.00 n/a
87 64 0.00 n/a
88 56 0.20 n/a
82 59 0.09 n/a
85 55 0.00 n/a
93 58 0.00 n/a
83 62 0.00 n/a
90 56 0.00 n/a
91 61 0.01 n/a
87 57 0.00 n/a
95 65 0.07 n/a
86 65 0.00 n/a
87 63 0.21 n/a
89 60 0.08 n/a
90 60 0.23 n/a
86 54 0.00 n/a
77 52 0.00 n/a
88 50 0.00 n/a
92 59 0.00 n/a
88 60 0.00 n/a
94 60 0.00 n/a
91 53 0.00 n/a
88 55 0.00 n/a
88 55 0.00 n/a
September 1998 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
86 58 0.00 0.0
99 55 0.00 0.0
99 63 0.00 0.0
100 63 0.00 0.0
90 63 0.00 0.0
79 56 0.00 0.0
82 52 0.00 0.0
89 55 0.00 0.0
100 64 0.00 0.0
99 60 0.00 0.0
86 61 0.00 0.0
84 60 0.00 0.0
77 58 0.75 0.0
81 56 0.00 0.0
84 52 0.00 0.0
87 53 0.00 0.0
91 54 0.00 0.0
97 56 0.00 0.0
75 48 0.00 0.0
54 46 0.30 0.0
51 40 0.45 0.0
63 36 0.00 0.0
74 44 0.00 0.0
80 43 0.00 0.0
85 46 0.00 0.0
73 48 0.00 0.0
75 39 0.00 0.0
83 44 0.00 0.0
79 49 0.00 0.0
60 37 0.00 0.0
October 1998 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
57 40 0.01 0.0
44 39 0.41 0.0
46 41 0.01 0.0
43 33 1.67 0.0
48 36 0.14 0.0
58 37 0.00 0.0
69 34 0.00 0.0
78 43 0.00 0.0
73 41 0.00 0.0
68 45 0.00 0.0
57 34 0.05 0.0
60 29 0.00 0.0
59 34 0.00 0.0
65 41 0.00 0.0
54 39 0.20 0.0
48 40 1.44 0.0
52 33 1.04 0.0
60 33 0.00 0.0
59 33 0.00 0.0
57 33 0.00 0.0
61 35 0.00 0.0
67 32 0.00 0.0
75 38 0.01 0.0
64 39 0.01 0.0
63 34 0.00 0.0
68 39 0.00 0.0
69 40 0.00 0.0
53 48 0.60 0.0
56 34 0.01 0.0
41 32 0.00 0.0
47 36 0.00 0.0
November 1998 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
52 36 0.00 0.0
38 32 0.07 0.0
33 27 0.38 3.8
29 25 0.03 0.3
30 26 0.02 0.2
30 26 0.27 8.0
30 27 0.18 2.0
33 20 0.00 0.0
33 22 0.08 1.0
31 18 0.08 0.6
33 13 0.00 0.0
38 15 0.00 0.0
46 26 0.00 0.0
48 32 0.00 0.0
66 32 0.00 0.0
62 32 0.00 0.0
43 29 0.00 0.0
32 20 0.00 0.0
48 18 0.02 0.0
51 20 0.00 0.0
58 28 0.00 0.0
65 33 0.00 0.0
50 28 0.00 0.0
68 31 0.00 0.0
57 24 0.00 0.0
71 34 0.00 0.0
63 33 0.00 0.0
63 35 0.00 0.0
62 28 0.00 0.0
56 22 0.00 0.0
December 1998 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
70 39 0.00 0.0
65 33 0.00 0.0
54 28 0.00 0.0
41 22 0.00 0.0
37 15 0.00 0.0
37 11 0.00 0.0
40 12 0.00 0.0
48 18 0.00 0.0
41 18 0.00 0.0
48 13 0.00 0.0
53 22 0.00 0.0
57 21 0.00 0.0
58 24 0.00 0.0
70 25 0.00 0.0
42 19 0.00 0.0
46 27 0.00 0.0
69 23 0.00 0.0
39 6 0.00 0.0
6 -1 0.00 0.0
0 -10 0.05 0.5
7 -22 0.00 0.0
21 -16 0.00 0.0
17 -11 0.00 0.0
25 -10 0.00 0.0
33 7 0.00 0.0
50 16 0.00 0.0
43 17 0.00 0.0
56 12 0.00 0.0
19 4 0.00 0.0
42 17 0.01 0.0
35 11 0.00 0.0
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location