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  • 78°
  • 62°

Our average high Friday is 83 in Rapid City. We'll be just a few degrees below that. But for the weekend, highs will be closer to 70, a very cool late August weekend. This is also the weekend for Kool Deadwood Nites, which will, literally, be "Kool".

And then there are the thunderstorms. Very hit-and-miss storms will occur overnight and during the afternoon Friday. The main time for widespread thunderstorms will be overnight Friday through much of the day Saturday.

Additional thunderstorms will develop Saturday and linger to Sunday morning. Then skies will be clearing later Sunday. Another small storm system could bring another round of rain Tuesday.

7-Day Forecast: Rapid City

Friday
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  • 78°
  • 62°

Mostly Cloudy; Scattered Thunderstorms; winds NE 10-15 mph

Saturday
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  • 72°
  • 59°

Cloudy; Showers & T-Storms; winds variable 10-20 mph

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 69°
  • 59°

Mostly Cloudy; Morning Showers and T-Storms

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 76°
  • 52°

Partly Cloudy; T-Storms Possible

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 70°
  • 52°

Mostly Cloudy; Isolated Afternoon T-Storms

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 74°
  • 50°

Mostly Sunny

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 82°
  • 50°

Mostly Sunny

Currently in Rapid City as of

  • 62°(Feels like 61°)
  • Cloudy
  • Wind: NNW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:04
  • Sunset: 19:45
  • Humidity: 96%
  • UV Index: 7.00

7-Day Forecast: Sheridan

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 72°
  • °

T-Storms

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 74°
  • 55°

T-Storms

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 46°

Cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 67°
  • 46°

Rain

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 70°
  • 46°

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 82°
  • 47°

Clear

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 50°

Clear

Currently in Sheridan as of

  • 58°(Feels like 58°)
  • Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.10 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:18
  • Sunset: 20:02
  • Humidity: 90%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Gillette

Friday
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  • 75°
  • °

Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 73°
  • 58°

T-Storms

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 65°
  • 46°

Partly Cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 68°
  • 44°

Rain

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 72°
  • 48°

Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 79°
  • 49°

Clear

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 52°

Clear

Currently in Gillette as of

  • 59°(Feels like 59°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.13 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:13
  • Sunset: 19:56
  • Humidity: 83%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Custer

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 72°
  • °

Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 68°
  • 54°

T-Storms

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 46°

Partly Cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 44°

Rain

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 62°
  • 45°

Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 70°
  • 44°

Clear

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 77°
  • 48°

Clear

Currently in Custer as of

  • 52°(Feels like 51°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NW @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.16 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:07
  • Sunset: 19:47
  • Humidity: 93%
  • UV Index: 9.00

7-Day Forecast: Philip

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • °

Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 78°
  • 63°

Rain

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 77°
  • 56°

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 74°
  • 53°

Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 75°
  • 54°

Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 52°

Clear

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 55°

Clear

Currently in Philip as of

  • 65°(Feels like 65°)
  • Cloudy
  • Wind: ENE @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.00 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:58
  • Sunset: 19:39
  • Humidity: 93%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Pine Ridge

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • °

Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 79°
  • 61°

T-Storms

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 77°
  • 53°

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 75°
  • 52°

Rain

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 72°
  • 52°

Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 81°
  • 49°

Clear

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 54°

Clear

Currently in Pine Ridge as of

  • 60°(Feels like 60°)
  • Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.07 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:04
  • Sunset: 19:41
  • Humidity: 96%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Scottsbluff

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 80°
  • °

Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 80°
  • 57°

T-Storms

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 79°
  • 51°

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 78°
  • 53°

T-Storms

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 72°
  • 54°

T-Storms

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 82°
  • 51°

Clear

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 54°

Clear

Currently in Scottsbluff as of

  • 62°(Feels like 62°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.11 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:10
  • Sunset: 19:44
  • Humidity: 75%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Regional Conditions

Rapid City
62°
Sheridan
58°
Gillette
59°
Custer
52°
Philip
65°
Pine Ridge
60°
Scottsbluff
62°
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