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April Weather In Rapid City  
April Rapid City Weather
Record High: 93°F
Normal High: 57°F
Normal Low: 32°F
Record Low: 1°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 1.86"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 3.19"
Avg Monthly Snow: 6.5"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 15.6"

Rapid City Weather In April

The highest recorded temperature in April for Rapid City for the past 68 years was 93 degrees Fahrenheit, on April 22, 1989, and the average high is 57. In the last 68 years the lowest measured April temperature in Rapid City was 1 most recently encountered on April 1, 1975, while the average low temperature is 32.

According to National Weather Service Rapid City April Weather data, on April 1, 1975, the recorded high temperature did not exceed 18 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Rapid City in the past 68 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on April 8, 2005, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 59 degrees, the highest low measured in Rapid City in the last 68 years.

According to the National Weather Service, the high temperature in Rapid City in April on the first day of the month averages 55 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 60 degrees. The low recorded temperature in Rapid City on April First averages 27 degrees Fahrenheit and the low temperature on the final day of April averages 36 degrees.

Rapid City typically receives an average of 1.86 inches of precipitation during the month. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by April Rapid City Weather data, was 3.19 inches on April 5, 1997. Rapid City receives an average of 6.5 inches of snow in April.On April 18, 1970 Rapid City received 15.6 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in April.