Weather History for Rapid City, SD

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Wednesday, January 2, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 26 °F 24 °F  
Max Temperature 31 °F 37 °F 66 °F (1998)
Min Temperature 21 °F 12 °F -16 °F (1968)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 39 41  
Month to date heating degree days 85 82  
Since 1 July heating degree days 2832 2998  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Moisture  
Dew Point 18 °F    
Average Humidity 73    
Maximum Humidity 88    
Minimum Humidity 58    
Precipitation  
Precipitation T in 0.01 in 0.19 in (1943)
Month to date precipitation T 0.02  
Year to date precipitation T 0.02  
Snow  
Snow T in 0.20 in - ()
Month to date snowfall T 0.3  
Since 1 July snowfall 9.6 13.5  
Snow Depth 1.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.20 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 20 mph (NNW)    
Max Wind Speed 36 mph    
Max Gust Speed 43 mph    
Visibility 8 miles    
Events Snow    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Jan. 02, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:27 AM MST 4:25 PM MST
Civil Twilight 6:54 AM MST 4:58 PM MST
Nautical Twilight 6:17 AM MST 5:35 PM MST
Astronomical Twilight 5:42 AM MST 6:10 PM MST
Moon 10:13 PM MST (1/2) 9:58 AM MST (1/2)
Length of Visible Light 10h 04m
Length of Day
8h 58m
Waning Gibbous, 74% of the Moon is Illuminated
Jan 2
Waning Gibbous
Jan 4
Last Quarter
Jan 11
New
Jan 18
First Quarter
Jan 26
Full

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (MST) Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:52 AM 28.9 °F 16.9 °F 23.0 °F 78% 30.12 in 10.0 mi NNW 17.3 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
1:52 AM 28.9 °F 17.7 °F 23.0 °F 78% 30.13 in 10.0 mi NW 15.0 mph 23.0 mph N/A   Overcast
2:52 AM 28.9 °F 16.9 °F 19.0 °F 67% 30.13 in 10.0 mi NW 17.3 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
3:52 AM 30.0 °F 17.9 °F 19.0 °F 64% 30.13 in 10.0 mi NW 18.4 mph 26.5 mph N/A   Overcast
4:52 AM 28.4 °F 15.8 °F 21.2 °F 74% 30.04 in 7.0 mi NNW 18.4 mph 25.3 mph N/A Snow Light Snow
5:52 AM 27.0 °F 13.2 °F 21.9 °F 81% 30.16 in 4.0 mi NNW 20.7 mph 32.2 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
5:56 AM 26.6 °F 12.7 °F 21.2 °F 80% 30.05 in 2.5 mi NNW 20.7 mph 28.8 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
6:04 AM 28.4 °F 15.1 °F 21.2 °F 74% 30.05 in 10.0 mi NW 20.7 mph 28.8 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
6:15 AM 26.6 °F 13.8 °F 19.4 °F 74% 30.05 in 10.0 mi NW 17.3 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
6:52 AM 27.0 °F 15.2 °F 19.0 °F 72% 30.15 in 10.0 mi NNW 15.0 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
7:52 AM 28.4 °F 15.4 °F 19.4 °F 69% 30.04 in 10.0 mi NW 19.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:52 AM 28.9 °F 16.1 °F 19.9 °F 69% 30.17 in 10.0 mi NW 19.6 mph 25.3 mph N/A   Overcast
9:52 AM 30.0 °F 18.3 °F 19.0 °F 64% 30.18 in 10.0 mi NW 17.3 mph 24.2 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
10:52 AM 28.9 °F 16.1 °F 19.9 °F 69% 30.18 in 10.0 mi NNW 19.6 mph 26.5 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
11:52 AM 30.0 °F 19.5 °F 19.0 °F 64% 30.15 in 10.0 mi NNW 13.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:52 PM 28.9 °F 14.3 °F 16.0 °F 58% 30.15 in 10.0 mi NNW 26.5 mph 40.3 mph N/A   Overcast
1:22 PM 24.8 °F 7.3 °F 19.4 °F 80% 30.07 in 1.8 mi NNW 32.2 mph 42.6 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
1:45 PM 23.0 °F 4.9 °F 19.4 °F 86% 30.08 in 1.2 mi NNW 32.2 mph 41.4 mph 0.00 in Snow Blowing Snow
1:52 PM 23.0 °F 5.7 °F 19.0 °F 85% 30.20 in 1.0 mi NNW 28.8 mph 41.4 mph 0.00 in Snow Blowing Snow
2:08 PM 24.8 °F 7.1 °F 17.6 °F 74% 30.09 in 2.5 mi NNW 33.4 mph 42.6 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
2:16 PM 24.8 °F 8.1 °F 17.6 °F 74% 30.09 in 4.0 mi NNW 28.8 mph 41.4 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
2:52 PM 24.1 °F 7.4 °F 17.1 °F 75% 30.22 in 10.0 mi NNW 27.6 mph 33.4 mph 0.00 in   Overcast
3:52 PM 23.0 °F 6.0 °F 16.0 °F 74% 30.27 in 10.0 mi NNW 27.6 mph 35.7 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
4:52 PM 21.9 °F 5.5 °F 17.1 °F 82% 30.30 in 7.0 mi NNW 24.2 mph 32.2 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
5:05 PM 21.2 °F 4.9 °F 17.6 °F 86% 30.18 in 9.0 mi NNW 23.0 mph 34.5 mph 0.00 in   Overcast
5:52 PM 21.9 °F 5.5 °F 16.0 °F 78% 30.32 in 9.0 mi NNW 24.2 mph 32.2 mph 0.00 in Snow Light Snow
6:02 PM 21.2 °F 5.6 °F 15.8 °F 80% 30.20 in 9.0 mi NNW 20.7 mph 29.9 mph 0.00 in   Overcast
6:52 PM 21.9 °F 5.8 °F 16.0 °F 78% 30.35 in 10.0 mi NNW 23.0 mph 29.9 mph 0.00 in   Overcast
7:52 PM 21.9 °F 8.2 °F 15.1 °F 75% 30.36 in 10.0 mi NNW 16.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:52 PM 21.9 °F 9.8 °F 14.0 °F 72% 30.38 in 10.0 mi NNW 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:52 PM 21.9 °F 6.5 °F 14.0 °F 72% 30.39 in 10.0 mi NNW 20.7 mph 26.5 mph N/A   Overcast
10:18 PM 21.2 °F 6.8 °F 14.0 °F 74% 30.27 in 10.0 mi NNW 17.3 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
10:52 PM 21.0 °F 8.1 °F 15.1 °F 78% 30.41 in 10.0 mi NNW 13.8 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
11:52 PM 21.2 °F 7.8 °F 15.8 °F 80% 30.28 in 10.0 mi NNW 15.0 mph - N/A   Overcast