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Black Hills Weather

Black Hills Weather

One of the most commonly asked questions from travelers is “What’s the weather like in South Dakota?”  As the locals would say, “If you don’t like the weather, wait 5 minutes!”  Enjoy your travels to our ever so beautiful state!

Rapid City, South Dakota Historical Data:

  • On average, the warmest month is July.
  • The highest recorded temperature was 107°F in 1981.
  • On average, the coolest month is January.
  • The lowest recorded temperature was -29°F in 1989.
  • The most precipitation on average occurs in May

Monthly High and Low averages for Rapid City, South Dakota- 57701 (Information provided by weather.com)

  • January: Average High- 34 degrees; Average Low- 10 degrees
  • February: Average High- 38 degrees; Average Low- 14 degrees
  • March: Average High- 45 degrees; Average Low- 21 degrees
  • April: Average High- 55 degrees; Average Low- 31 degrees
  • May: Average High- 65 degrees; Average Low- 42 degrees
  • June: Average High- 75 degrees; Average Low- 52 degrees
  • July: Average High- 83 degrees; Average Low- 58 degrees
  • August: Average High- 82 degrees; Average Low- 55 degrees
  • September: Average High- 73 degrees; Average Low- 45 degrees
  • October: Average High- 61 degrees; Average Low- 34 degrees
  • November: Average High- 44 degrees; Average Low- 21 degrees
  • December: Average High- 37 degrees; Average Low- 13 degrees
Belle Fourche, SD - Fog/Windy
32°F
High: 59°F   Low: 37°F  
Wind: 26 mph S
Humidity: 93%
Pressure: 30.33 in.
Sunrise: 7:26 AM
Sunset: 5:43 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 9:15 am MDT
Custer, SD - Partly Cloudy
31°F
High: 47°F   Low: 36°F  
Wind: 5 mph N
Humidity: 87%
Pressure: 30.32 in.
Sunrise: 7:26 AM
Sunset: 5:45 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 8:52 am MDT
Deadwood, SD - Fog
30°F
High: 57°F   Low: 44°F  
Wind: 0 mph N
Humidity: 100%
Pressure: 30.2 in.
Sunrise: 7:29 AM
Sunset: 5:43 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 9:34 am MDT
Edgemont, SD - Partly Cloudy
36°F
High: 56°F   Low: 41°F  
Wind: 13 mph SSE
Humidity: 82%
Pressure: 30.37 in.
Sunrise: 7:24 AM
Sunset: 5:45 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 9:26 am MDT
Hill City, SD - Partly Cloudy
31°F
High: 46°F   Low: 38°F  
Wind: 5 mph N
Humidity: 87%
Pressure: 30.32 in.
Sunrise: 7:26 AM
Sunset: 5:45 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 8:52 am MDT
Hot Springs, SD - Partly Cloudy
36°F
High: 56°F   Low: 41°F  
Wind: 13 mph SSE
Humidity: 82%
Pressure: 30.37 in.
Sunrise: 7:24 AM
Sunset: 5:45 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 9:26 am MDT
Keystone, SD - Fair
41°F
High: 46°F   Low: 38°F  
Wind: 21 mph ESE
Humidity: 61%
Pressure: 30.28 in.
Sunrise: 7:31 AM
Sunset: 5:47 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 9:34 am MDT
Lead, SD - Partly Cloudy
31°F
High: 57°F   Low: 44°F  
Wind: 5 mph N
Humidity: 87%
Pressure: 30.32 in.
Sunrise: 7:26 AM
Sunset: 5:45 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 8:52 am MDT
Murdo, SD - Cloudy
31°F
High: 47°F   Low: 34°F  
Wind: 10 mph SE
Humidity: 67%
Pressure: 30.48 in.
Sunrise: 7:20 AM
Sunset: 5:37 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 8:54 am CDT
Rapid City, SD - Fog/Windy
32°F
High: 55°F   Low: 39°F  
Wind: 26 mph S
Humidity: 93%
Pressure: 30.33 in.
Sunrise: 7:26 AM
Sunset: 5:43 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 9:15 am MDT
Spearfish, SD - Fog
30°F
High: 60°F   Low: 44°F  
Wind: 0 mph N
Humidity: 100%
Pressure: 30.2 in.
Sunrise: 7:29 AM
Sunset: 5:43 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 9:34 am MDT
Sturgis, SD - Fog
30°F
High: 55°F   Low: 43°F  
Wind: 0 mph N
Humidity: 100%
Pressure: 30.2 in.
Sunrise: 7:29 AM
Sunset: 5:43 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 9:34 am MDT
Wall, SD - Cloudy
30°F
High: 55°F   Low: 38°F  
Wind: 22 mph S
Humidity: 90%
Pressure: 30.37 in.
Sunrise: 7:26 AM
Sunset: 5:43 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 31 Oct 2014 8:52 am MDT


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