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Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

Lat: 44.05°NLon: 103.05°WElev: 3202ft.

Fair

36°F

2°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed N 17 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1029.9 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 9 Dec 1:52 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 47. West wind around 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 47. West wind around 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 3291 ft)
2:07 pm MST Dec 9, 2018
2pm MST Dec 9, 2018-6pm MST Dec 15, 2018
 
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