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Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Overcast

0°C

32°F

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed S 22 km/h
Barometer 1017.7 mb (29.97 in)
Dewpoint -4°C (25°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-6°C (22°F)
Last update 17 Dec 9:52 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 5. South wind around 11 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 5 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. West wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. West wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. South wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of rain after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 9.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 9 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain before 9pm, then snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around -9.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    Low: -9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near -6.

    Snow Likely
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: -6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 5. South wind around 11 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. West wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. West wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. South wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of rain after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 9.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain before 9pm, then snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around -9.
Thursday
Snow likely before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near -6.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -12.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near -2.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near -7.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 1003 m)
8:48 am MST Dec 17, 2017
10am MST Dec 17, 2017-6pm MST Dec 23, 2017
 
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