Rapid City Weather in 2008

Historical record of Rapid City, South Dakota weather for the year 2008 based on NOAA data.
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2008 Rapid City Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 99 °F August 31
Lowest temperature -19 °F December 15
Highest daily low 68 °F August 2
Lowest daily high -5 °F December 15
Most daily precipitation 2.1 inches May 22
Most daily snow 11.0 inches May 2
Total annual precipitation 20.6 inches -
Total annual snow 54.6 inches -
January 2008 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
27 5 0.00 0.0
31 2 0.00 0.0
48 19 0.00 0.0
57 24 0.00 0.0
60 35 0.00 0.0
48 24 0.00 0.0
39 20 0.00 0.0
39 11 0.00 0.0
46 16 0.00 0.0
40 16 0.00 0.0
45 22 0.00 0.0
36 19 0.00 0.0
45 19 0.00 0.0
45 15 0.00 0.0
47 20 0.00 0.0
21 1 0.00 0.0
31 2 0.05 1.2
17 -6 0.01 0.3
13 -11 0.00 0.0
11 7 0.26 2.6
7 -12 0.02 0.2
29 -17 0.00 0.0
23 -8 0.00 0.0
25 -9 0.00 0.0
30 5 0.00 0.0
43 14 0.00 0.0
56 26 0.00 0.0
55 1 0.00 0.0
7 -6 0.00 0.0
13 -1 0.00 0.0
39 3 0.00 0.0
February 2008 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
44 19 0.00 0.0
40 13 0.00 0.0
45 12 0.00 0.0
32 8 0.02 0.5
28 -1 0.00 0.0
33 2 0.02 0.5
38 9 0.00 0.0
45 16 0.00 0.2
31 -1 0.00 0.2
14 -1 0.00 0.0
32 2 0.24 2.4
43 2 0.00 0.0
48 16 0.00 0.0
25 5 0.01 0.0
44 11 0.00 0.0
49 20 0.01 0.1
34 24 0.00 0.2
27 11 0.03 1.7
37 11 0.00 0.0
24 5 0.01 0.4
37 9 0.00 0.0
46 18 0.00 0.0
49 23 0.00 0.0
52 27 0.17 0.0
37 21 0.00 0.0
43 15 0.00 0.0
45 25 0.00 0.0
56 33 0.00 0.0
55 25 0.00 0.0
March 2008 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
73 31 0.00 0.0
43 27 0.00 0.0
50 15 0.00 0.0
44 23 0.00 1.5
35 14 0.00 0.5
29 3 0.03 0.2
36 -2 0.00 0.0
48 29 0.00 0.0
45 25 0.00 0.0
62 33 0.00 0.0
70 34 0.00 0.0
54 28 0.00 0.0
53 24 0.00 0.0
37 22 0.00 0.0
43 18 0.00 0.0
34 21 0.12 1.5
51 21 0.00 0.0
54 25 0.00 0.0
54 23 0.00 0.0
51 23 0.00 0.0
49 17 0.00 0.0
40 18 0.00 0.0
47 15 0.00 0.0
70 24 0.00 0.0
49 29 0.00 0.0
46 26 0.07 0.2
34 26 0.08 1.0
49 13 0.00 0.3
68 26 0.00 0.0
33 26 0.15 1.5
32 25 0.15 2.0
April 2008 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
40 10 0.00 0.4
51 22 0.00 0.0
53 27 0.00 0.0
62 29 0.00 0.0
57 31 0.08 0.4
39 20 0.02 1.1
44 20 0.21 2.2
46 31 0.00 0.0
45 28 0.05 0.0
36 32 0.30 0.1
43 33 0.52 1.0
49 30 0.00 0.0
57 27 0.00 0.0
82 31 0.00 0.0
85 38 0.00 0.0
48 28 0.02 0.0
56 26 0.00 0.0
66 27 0.00 0.0
77 31 0.00 0.0
60 32 0.00 0.0
47 22 0.00 0.0
67 22 0.00 0.0
64 34 0.14 0.0
41 31 0.02 0.0
48 29 0.02 0.0
48 23 0.00 0.0
61 19 0.00 0.0
62 23 0.00 0.0
81 33 0.00 0.0
63 42 0.00 0.0
May 2008 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
46 32 0.68 0.0
35 27 1.58 11.0
52 26 0.00 0.0
61 26 0.00 0.0
71 36 0.00 0.0
70 43 0.00 0.0
60 38 0.32 0.0
50 40 0.09 0.0
54 39 0.60 0.0
46 30 0.04 0.0
73 28 0.00 0.0
55 43 0.00 0.0
58 37 0.00 0.0
65 36 0.05 0.0
65 45 0.00 0.0
79 43 0.00 0.0
78 47 0.00 0.0
85 45 0.00 0.0
76 49 0.00 0.0
75 41 0.00 0.0
67 45 0.00 0.0
53 45 2.09 0.0
58 46 0.51 0.0
67 49 0.38 0.0
70 45 0.00 0.0
51 37 0.48 0.0
44 37 0.24 0.0
56 41 0.00 0.0
65 47 0.04 0.0
72 46 0.06 0.0
70 48 0.08 0.0
June 2008 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
74 48 0.04 0.0
74 52 0.43 0.0
69 50 0.38 0.0
71 56 0.20 0.0
59 47 0.94 0.0
71 47 0.01 0.0
65 50 0.00 0.0
66 46 0.00 0.0
68 46 0.01 0.0
73 44 0.02 0.0
65 40 0.06 0.0
65 35 0.00 0.0
74 46 0.00 0.0
78 45 0.00 0.0
72 47 0.00 0.0
68 47 0.24 0.0
75 52 0.00 0.0
78 57 0.00 0.0
77 54 0.49 0.0
75 52 0.00 0.0
82 48 0.00 0.0
80 53 0.00 0.0
78 57 0.04 0.0
88 54 0.12 0.0
78 57 0.04 0.0
84 57 0.00 0.0
73 53 0.10 0.0
71 52 0.00 0.0
77 50 0.00 0.0
88 51 0.00 0.0
July 2008 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
89 59 0.00 0.0
71 52 0.00 0.0
76 53 0.00 0.0
87 51 0.00 0.0
87 65 0.00 0.0
85 59 0.69 0.0
83 58 0.01 0.0
76 55 0.18 0.0
84 51 0.00 0.0
95 61 0.00 0.0
77 47 0.00 0.0
78 45 0.00 0.0
86 46 0.00 0.0
90 50 0.00 0.0
93 58 0.00 0.0
87 60 0.00 0.0
82 59 0.00 0.0
84 59 0.62 0.0
85 57 0.08 0.0
86 57 0.00 0.0
88 60 0.00 0.0
86 62 0.00 0.0
90 65 0.55 0.0
89 58 0.08 0.0
82 59 0.00 0.0
93 61 0.00 0.0
94 61 0.00 0.0
89 64 0.00 0.0
91 62 0.00 0.0
92 60 0.00 0.0
87 61 0.00 0.0
August 2008 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
95 59 0.00 0.0
93 68 0.00 0.0
86 61 0.00 0.0
75 58 0.00 0.0
87 54 0.35 0.0
83 57 0.50 0.0
88 59 0.00 0.0
88 63 0.00 0.0
87 58 0.00 0.0
87 60 0.44 0.0
80 57 0.01 0.0
84 53 0.01 0.0
86 55 0.00 0.0
67 50 0.10 0.0
70 49 0.00 0.0
79 50 0.00 0.0
85 54 0.00 0.0
87 52 0.00 0.0
90 56 0.00 0.0
94 62 0.00 0.0
97 63 0.00 0.0
79 48 0.00 0.0
83 43 0.00 0.0
88 57 0.00 0.0
92 58 0.00 0.0
90 56 0.00 0.0
83 45 0.00 0.0
79 51 0.00 0.0
84 54 0.00 0.0
99 57 0.00 0.0
99 63 0.01 0.0
September 2008 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
67 47 0.07 0.0
67 38 0.00 0.0
71 38 0.18 0.0
68 43 0.00 0.0
66 42 0.10 0.0
65 41 0.08 0.0
53 41 0.06 0.0
65 41 0.00 0.0
80 42 0.00 0.0
82 56 0.00 0.0
68 47 0.00 0.0
69 45 0.20 0.0
71 43 0.17 0.0
65 38 0.00 0.0
78 42 0.00 0.0
86 44 0.00 0.0
87 48 0.00 0.0
91 53 0.01 0.0
85 50 0.00 0.0
85 44 0.00 0.0
84 53 0.00 0.0
70 48 0.00 0.0
67 37 0.00 0.0
72 32 0.00 0.0
93 46 0.00 0.0
81 47 0.00 0.0
77 41 0.00 0.0
77 42 0.00 0.0
71 36 0.00 0.0
78 38 0.00 0.0
October 2008 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
75 38 0.00 0.0
77 37 0.00 0.0
74 39 0.00 0.0
79 51 0.07 0.0
71 44 0.02 0.0
67 36 0.00 0.0
74 31 0.00 0.0
64 37 0.00 0.0
49 36 0.03 0.0
38 33 0.29 0.0
38 33 0.40 0.0
43 29 0.46 0.0
53 23 0.00 0.0
67 25 0.00 0.0
49 32 0.00 0.0
55 30 0.00 0.0
64 32 0.00 0.0
80 35 0.00 0.0
61 43 0.08 0.0
57 37 0.00 0.0
55 40 0.12 0.0
49 29 0.00 0.0
49 25 0.00 0.0
56 26 0.00 0.0
69 31 0.00 0.0
41 25 0.00 0.0
46 16 0.00 0.0
69 24 0.00 0.0
77 31 0.00 0.0
73 41 0.00 0.0
67 32 0.00 0.0
November 2008 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
75 37 0.00 0.0
79 38 0.00 0.0
66 38 0.00 0.0
63 37 0.00 0.0
47 31 0.35 2.3
31 25 0.62 9.0
37 27 0.00 0.0
34 18 0.00 0.0
26 15 0.00 0.0
33 16 0.00 0.0
39 29 0.00 0.0
51 32 0.00 0.0
53 35 0.04 0.0
36 28 0.00 0.0
49 17 0.00 0.0
47 33 0.00 0.0
36 23 0.00 0.0
79 22 0.00 0.0
51 30 0.00 0.0
30 15 0.00 0.0
47 18 0.00 0.0
50 19 0.00 0.0
45 21 0.00 0.0
47 16 0.00 0.0
59 23 0.00 0.0
53 20 0.00 0.0
42 17 0.00 0.0
48 19 0.00 0.0
43 18 0.01 0.0
41 25 0.00 0.0
December 2008 Rapid City Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
47 18 0.00 0.0
47 22 0.04 2.0
28 9 0.00 0.0
19 0 0.00 0.0
43 -1 0.00 0.0
38 26 0.01 0.0
56 21 0.00 0.0
41 16 0.05 0.1
32 10 0.00 0.0
50 21 0.00 0.0
37 14 0.12 1.3
46 12 0.00 0.0
30 -1 0.03 2.0
-1 -14 0.03 0.2
-5 -19 0.00 0.0
0 -15 0.00 0.0
30 -7 0.00 0.0
16 4 0.02 0.2
18 0 0.00 0.0
3 -9 0.00 0.0
7 -11 0.00 0.0
20 -1 0.06 1.5
8 -9 0.01 0.5
32 -6 0.00 0.0
35 12 0.00 0.0
30 12 0.00 0.1
29 6 0.00 0.0
47 20 0.00 0.0
52 27 0.00 0.0
52 12 0.00 0.0
38 8 0.00 0.0
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1948–2022 Rapid City Regional Airport location