Rapid City Weather In February
The hottest day in Rapid City South Dakota in February for the past 68 years was 75 degrees Fahrenheit, registered on February 19, 1995, while the standard high temperature is 39. In the last 68 years the lowest measured February temperature in Rapid City was -31 most recently measured on February 2, 1996, and the regular low is 16.
United States National Weather Service historical Rapid City February Weather data shows that on February 1, 1989, the high temperature did not exceed -18 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Rapid City in the past 68 years. Weather Service data also shows that on February 2, 1962, the lowest recorded temperature for the day did not drop below 42 degrees, the highest low measured temperature in Rapid City in the last 68 years.
National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Rapid City on February First averages 34 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 42 degrees. The low temperature in Rapid City in February on the first day of the month averages 10 degrees and the low temperature on the last day of the month averages 17 degrees.
Rapid City typically receives an average of 0.46 inches of precipitation during the month. The most precipitation recorded on a single day in February, according to February Rapid City Weather data, was 0.87 inches on February 19, 1953. Rapid City averages 6.3 inches of snow in February.On February 9, 1953 Rapid City received 8.7 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in February.