Inclement Weather in the West

A couple of systems will impact the West Coast bringing precipitation to the Pacific Northwest, California, and into the Great Basin through the weekend. Periods of moderate to heavy rain, thunderstorms, gusty winds, and periods of heavy mountain are expected in northern California. Travel impacts are expected due to heavy snow over the Sierras. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1022.8 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill9°F (-13°C)
Last update 3 Apr 11:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 24. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 52. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 24. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 52. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 3291 ft)
11:07 pm MDT Apr 3, 2020
12am MDT Apr 4, 2020-6pm MDT Apr 9, 2020
 
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