Rapid City/Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota
Current Conditions -  °F | °C
As of 1:58 PM on Thursday 18 Sep 2014 (Local Time) from KRCA Reporting Station
Clear Clear  
Wind Chill: 86°   Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 86°   Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 55°   Wind: 12mph
Humidity: 34%   Direction: 150°SSE
Pressure: 29.79"   Gusts: NA
Location:  44.15°N, 103.1°W
Report Text: KRCA 181958Z AUTO 15010KT 10SM CLR 30/13 A2979 RMK AO2 SLP066 T03020126 $
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Hourly Forecast -  °F | °C
Hi 87° - Lo 64°
3 PM
Sunny
Sunny
85°
4 PM
M Sunny
M Sunny
87°
5 PM
M Sunny
M Sunny
87°
6 PM
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
87°
7 PM
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
83°
8 PM
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
79°
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Daily Forecast -  °F | °C
thu fri sat sun mon tue wed thu fri sat
sep
18
M Sunny
M Sunny
87°
64°
sep
19
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
82°
57°
sep
20
Sunny
Sunny
79°
50°
sep
21
Sunny
Sunny
73°
54°
sep
22
Sct T-Storms
Sct T-Storms
75°
56°
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23
Sct T-Storms
Sct T-Storms
72°
54°
sep
24
Sunny
Sunny
78°
56°
sep
25
Sunny
Sunny
80°
56°
sep
26
Sunny
Sunny
80°
54°
sep
27
PM Showers
PM Showers
66°
50°
Details for Thursday, September 18
Plenty of sunshine. High 87F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph.
Evening: Partly cloudy. Low 64F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 32%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 21%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:34 AM
Sunset: 6:57 PM
 
Moonrise: 1:20 AM
Moonset: 3:57 PM
Moon Phase:  Waning Crescent
Moonphase:
Waning Crescent
Wind Direction:  SE
Direction: SE (130°)
Speed: 13Mph(21Km, 15Kts)
Details for Friday, September 19
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 82F. Winds NNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Evening: Some clouds early will give way to generally clear conditions overnight. Low 57F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 46%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 60%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:35 AM
Sunset: 6:55 PM
 
Moonrise: 2:15 AM
Moonset: 4:31 PM
Moon Phase:  Waning Crescent
Moonphase:
Waning Crescent
Wind Direction:  NNW
Direction: NNW (334°)
Speed: 17Mph(27Km, 19Kts)
Details for Saturday, September 20
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 50s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 45%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 3%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:37 AM
Sunset: 6:53 PM
 
Moonrise: 3:13 AM
Moonset: 5:02 PM
Moon Phase:  Waning Crescent
Moonphase:
Waning Crescent
Wind Direction:  NW
Direction: NW (325°)
Speed: 16Mph(25Km, 18Kts)
Details for Sunday, September 21
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 49%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 8%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:38 AM
Sunset: 6:51 PM
 
Moonrise: 4:10 AM
Moonset: 5:32 PM
Moon Phase:  Waning Crescent
Moonphase:
Waning Crescent
Wind Direction:  NE
Direction: NE (41°)
Speed: 9Mph(14Km, 10Kts)
Details for Monday, September 22
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 66%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 60%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 58%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:39 AM
Sunset: 6:49 PM
 
Moonrise: 5:08 AM
Moonset: 5:59 PM
Moon Phase:  Waning Crescent
Moonphase:
Waning Crescent
Wind Direction:  SSE
Direction: SSE (156°)
Speed: 13Mph(21Km, 15Kts)
Details for Tuesday, September 23
Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 78%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 50%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 80%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:40 AM
Sunset: 6:47 PM
 
Moonrise: 6:07 AM
Moonset: 6:26 PM
Moon Phase:  Waning Crescent
Moonphase:
Waning Crescent
Wind Direction:  SE
Direction: SE (142°)
Speed: 11Mph(18Km, 13Kts)
Details for Wednesday, September 24
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 64%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 10%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 11%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:41 AM
Sunset: 6:45 PM
 
Moonrise: 7:06 AM
Moonset: 6:55 PM
Moon Phase:  New
Moonphase:
New
Wind Direction:  S
Direction: S (186°)
Speed: 12Mph(19Km, 14Kts)
Details for Thursday, September 25
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 50s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 56%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 8%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:42 AM
Sunset: 6:43 PM
 
Moonrise: 8:06 AM
Moonset: 7:25 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  S
Direction: S (174°)
Speed: 15Mph(24Km, 17Kts)
Details for Friday, September 26
Sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 50s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 52%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 10%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 11%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:44 AM
Sunset: 6:42 PM
 
Moonrise: 9:08 AM
Moonset: 7:57 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  S
Direction: S (187°)
Speed: 13Mph(22Km, 15Kts)
Details for Saturday, September 27
Chance of afternoon showers. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 50s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 78%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 40%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 44%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:45 AM
Sunset: 6:40 PM
 
Moonrise: 10:09 AM
Moonset: 8:33 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  NNW
Direction: NNW (341°)
Speed: 17Mph(28Km, 20Kts)
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