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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 - Cloudy
71°F
High: 95°F   Low: 70°F  
Wind: 1 mph WSW
Humidity: 49%
Pressure: 29.85 in.
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 7:25 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:56 am MDT
Custer, SD - Fair
69°F
High: 88°F   Low: 62°F  
Wind: 7 mph WSW
Humidity: 36%
Pressure: 30.05 in.
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 7:28 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:52 am MDT
Deadwood, SD - Fair
72°F
High: 91°F   Low: 65°F  
Wind: 7 mph SW
Humidity: 46%
Pressure: 29.91 in.
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 7:30 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:54 am MDT
Edgemont, SD - Fair
69°F
High: 95°F   Low: 65°F  
Wind: 3 mph SW
Humidity: 45%
Pressure: 29.92 in.
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 7:23 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:52 am MDT
Hill City, SD - Fair
69°F
High: 89°F   Low: 63°F  
Wind: 7 mph WSW
Humidity: 36%
Pressure: 30.05 in.
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 7:28 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:52 am MDT
Hot Springs, SD - Fair
69°F
High: 97°F   Low: 64°F  
Wind: 3 mph SW
Humidity: 45%
Pressure: 29.92 in.
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 7:23 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:52 am MDT
Keystone, SD - Fair
72°F
High: 89°F   Low: 63°F  
Wind: 7 mph SW
Humidity: 46%
Pressure: 29.91 in.
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 7:30 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:54 am MDT
Lead, SD - Fair
69°F
High: 91°F   Low: 65°F  
Wind: 7 mph WSW
Humidity: 36%
Pressure: 30.05 in.
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 7:28 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:52 am MDT
Murdo, SD - Fair
63°F
High: 98°F   Low: 67°F  
Wind: 0 mph N
Humidity: 84%
Pressure: 29.82 in.
Sunrise: 6:10 AM
Sunset: 7:19 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:54 am CDT
Rapid City, SD - Cloudy
71°F
High: 96°F   Low: 68°F  
Wind: 1 mph WSW
Humidity: 49%
Pressure: 29.85 in.
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 7:25 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:56 am MDT
Spearfish, SD - Fair
72°F
High: 91°F   Low: 69°F  
Wind: 7 mph SW
Humidity: 46%
Pressure: 29.91 in.
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 7:30 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:54 am MDT
Sturgis, SD - Fair
72°F
High: 93°F   Low: 71°F  
Wind: 7 mph SW
Humidity: 46%
Pressure: 29.91 in.
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 7:30 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:54 am MDT
Wall, SD - Fair
69°F
High: 98°F   Low: 66°F  
Wind: 0 mph N
Humidity: 65%
Pressure: 29.86 in.
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 7:25 PM
Current conditions as of Wed, 02 Sep 2015 7:50 am MDT


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