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