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Dallas, Texas vs Rapid City, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dallas, Texas, Usa and Rapid City, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 1,366 km or 849 mi.
  • To reach Dallas, Texas in this distance one would set out from Rapid City, South Dakota bearing 154° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dallas, Texas bearing 158° or SSE .
  • Dallas, Texas has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Rapid City, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Dallas, Texas is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Rapid City, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average temperature is 10.7 °C (19.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.7 °C (10.3°F) less in Dallas, Texas. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 418.1 mm (16.5 in) more which is equivalent to 418.1 l/m² (10.26 US gal/ft²) or 4,181,000 l/ha (446,977 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • There are 178 more hours of sunlight per year in Dallas, Texas. In whichever way circa 0h 29' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.2° higher in Dallas, Texas than in Rapid City, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11°C (19.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Dallas, Texas relative to Rapid City, South Dakota. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Rapid City, South Dakota vs Dallas, Texas.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +8 (+15) +9 (+16) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +8 (+15) +11 (+19) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +12 (+22) +11 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +14 (+26) +13 (+24) +13 (+24) +11 (+19) +11 (+19) +9 (+16) +11 (+19) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +12 (+22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +51 (+2) +53 (+2) +48 (+2) +49 (+2) +42 (+2) -2 (0) -17 (-1) -2 (0) +41 (+2) +41 (+2) +57 (+2) +57 (+2) +418 (+16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +2 (+7) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10) -6 ( -20) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) +2 (+6)   -13 ( -4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 29' +0h 14' +0h 03' -0h 06' +0h 17' +1h 14' +0h 03' +0h 36' +0h 20' +0h 19' +1h 12' +1h 05'   +0h 29'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 59' +0h 36' +0h 06' -0h 24' -0h 52' -1h 07' -1h 00' -0h 36' -0h 05' +0h 25' +0h 53' +1h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +11.2 +11.2 +11.2 +11.2 +11.2 +11.2 +11.1 +11.2 +11.2 +11.1 +11.2 +11.2   +11.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 +0 -5 +5 +8 +2 +9 +10 +11 +9 +3 +2   +4.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +11.5 (+21) +11.3 (+20) +9.4 (+17) +11.6 (+21) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +9.3 (+17) +11.1 (+20) +13.1 (+24) +12.2 (+22) +10.7 (+19) +11.4 (+21) +11 (+20)

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