Vs > Rapid City, South Dakota
Usa flag

Blaine, Wa vs Rapid City, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

Usa flag
  • The distance between Blaine, Wa, Usa and Rapid City, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 1,584 km or 984 mi.
  • To reach Blaine, Wa in this distance one would set out from Rapid City, South Dakota bearing 297° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Blaine, Wa bearing 282.8° or WNW .
  • Blaine, Wa has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb) whereas Rapid City, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Blaine, Wa is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Rapid City, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.6 °C (2.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.9 °C (25°F) less in Blaine, Wa. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 594.4 mm (23.4 in) more which is equivalent to 594.4 l/m² (14.59 US gal/ft²) or 5,944,000 l/ha (635,453 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.9° lower in Blaine, Wa than in Rapid City, South Dakota.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Blaine, Wa 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 Blaine, Wa.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +0 (-1) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -4 (-6) +-3 (-5) +1 (+2) +3 (+6) +-1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) +2 (+3) -1 (-2) -4 (-6) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +5 (+8) +7 (+13) +2 (+3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +8 (+14) +4 (+7) +0 (+1) -2 (-4) -5 (-8) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +4 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +127 (+5) +101 (+4) +68 (+3) +17 (+1) -22 (-1) -36 (-1) -32 (-1) -11 (0) +25 (+1) +73 (+3) +139 (+5) +144 (+6) +594 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 34' -0h 20' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 30' +0h 39' +0h 35' +0h 20' +0h 03' -0h 14' -0h 30' -0h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -4.9 -4.9 -4.8 -4.9 -4.9 -5 -5 -5 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9   -4.9

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Blaine, Wa vs Rapid City, South Dakota Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Blaine, Wa

Climate Guides for Locations near Rapid City, South Dakota


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -