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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 - Fair
66°F
High: 87°F   Low: 64°F  
Wind: 8 mph WSW
Humidity: 55%
Pressure: 30.11 in.
Sunrise: 5:38 AM
Sunset: 8:14 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:56 am MDT
Custer, SD - Fair
51°F
High: 76°F   Low: 54°F  
Wind: 5 mph WNW
Humidity: 83%
Pressure: 30.27 in.
Sunrise: 5:42 AM
Sunset: 8:17 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:52 am MDT
Deadwood, SD - Fair
68°F
High: 80°F   Low: 60°F  
Wind: 6 mph SW
Humidity: 43%
Pressure: 30.14 in.
Sunrise: 5:40 AM
Sunset: 8:19 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:54 am MDT
Edgemont, SD - Fair
57°F
High: 84°F   Low: 60°F  
Wind: 7 mph WSW
Humidity: 72%
Pressure: 30.14 in.
Sunrise: 5:42 AM
Sunset: 8:12 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:52 am MDT
Hill City, SD - Fair
51°F
High: 76°F   Low: 55°F  
Wind: 5 mph WNW
Humidity: 83%
Pressure: 30.27 in.
Sunrise: 5:42 AM
Sunset: 8:17 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:52 am MDT
Hot Springs, SD - Fair
57°F
High: 85°F   Low: 60°F  
Wind: 7 mph WSW
Humidity: 72%
Pressure: 30.14 in.
Sunrise: 5:42 AM
Sunset: 8:12 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:52 am MDT
Keystone, SD - Fair
64°F
High: 76°F   Low: 55°F  
Wind: mph N
Humidity: 42%
Pressure: 30.19 in.
Sunrise: 5:44 AM
Sunset: 8:21 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 1:13 am MDT
Lead, SD - Fair
51°F
High: 80°F   Low: 60°F  
Wind: 5 mph WNW
Humidity: 83%
Pressure: 30.27 in.
Sunrise: 5:42 AM
Sunset: 8:17 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:52 am MDT
Murdo, SD - Fair
63°F
High: 86°F   Low: 61°F  
Wind: 5 mph WNW
Humidity: 65%
Pressure: 30.06 in.
Sunrise: 5:33 AM
Sunset: 8:08 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:54 am CDT
Rapid City, SD - Fair
66°F
High: 85°F   Low: 63°F  
Wind: 8 mph WSW
Humidity: 55%
Pressure: 30.11 in.
Sunrise: 5:38 AM
Sunset: 8:14 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:56 am MDT
Spearfish, SD - Fair
68°F
High: 83°F   Low: 64°F  
Wind: 6 mph SW
Humidity: 43%
Pressure: 30.14 in.
Sunrise: 5:40 AM
Sunset: 8:19 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:54 am MDT
Sturgis, SD - Fair
68°F
High: 84°F   Low: 65°F  
Wind: 6 mph SW
Humidity: 43%
Pressure: 30.14 in.
Sunrise: 5:40 AM
Sunset: 8:19 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:54 am MDT
Wall, SD - Fair
65°F
High: 88°F   Low: 61°F  
Wind: 6 mph W
Humidity: 58%
Pressure: 30.11 in.
Sunrise: 5:40 AM
Sunset: 8:14 PM
Current conditions as of Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:52 am MDT


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