Lead
South Dakota, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

Monthly weather forecast and climate
Lead, SD

January, like December, in Lead, South Dakota, is another cold winter month, with average temperature varying between 36°F (2.2°C) and 17.1°F (-8.3°C). In Lead, the average high-temperature in January is essentially the same as in December - a still wintry 36°F (2.2°C). Weather in January »
February, the last month of the winter, in Lead, is another cold month, with average temperature varying between 18°F (-7.8°C) and 37°F (2.8°C). In Lead, the average high-temperature in February is relatively the same as in January - a still wintry 37°F (2.8°C). Weather in February »

March, the first month of the spring, in Lead, is a chilly month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 43°F (6.1°C) and an average low of 23°F (-5°C). In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a cold 37°F (2.8°C) in February, to a frosty 43°F (6.1°C). Weather in March »

April in Lead, South Dakota, is a cool spring month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 52°F (11.1°C) and an average low of 30.9°F (-0.6°C). In April, the average high-temperature increases, from a frosty 43°F (6.1°C) in March, to a fresh 52°F (11.1°C). Weather in April »

The last month of the spring, May, is an enjoyable month in Lead, South Dakota, with average temperature fluctuating between 61°F (16.1°C) and 39.9°F (4.4°C). In Lead, the average high-temperature rises, from a cool 52°F (11.1°C) in April, to an enjoyable 61°F (16.1°C). Weather in May »

The first month of the summer, June, is an agreeable month in Lead, South Dakota, with temperature in the range of an average high of 71.1°F (21.7°C) and an average low of 48.9°F (9.4°C). In June, the average high-temperature increases, from an enjoyable 61°F (16.1°C) in May, to an agreeable 71.1°F (21.7°C). Weather in June »

July is a moderately hot summer month in Lead, South Dakota, with average temperature varying between 79°F (26.1°C) and 55.9°F (13.3°C). The warmest month is July, with an average high-temperature of 79°F (26.1°C) and an average low-temperature of 55.9°F (13.3°C). Weather in July »

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Lead, South Dakota, with average temperature fluctuating between 78.1°F (25.6°C) and 55°F (12.8°C). In August, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in July - a still warm 78.1°F (25.6°C). Weather in August »

The first month of the autumn, September, is still a pleasant month in Lead, South Dakota, with temperature in the range of an average high of 68°F (20°C) and an average low of 45°F (7.2°C). In September, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 78.1°F (25.6°C) in August, to a pleasant 68°F (20°C). Weather in September »

October, the same as September, is a cool autumn month in Lead, South Dakota, with average temperature varying between 55°F (12.8°C) and 34°F (1.1°C). In Lead, the average high-temperature in October drops, from a pleasant 68°F (20°C) in September, to a cool 55°F (12.8°C). Weather in October »

The last month of the autumn, November, is also a frosty month in Lead, South Dakota, with average temperature varying between 24.1°F (-4.4°C) and 43°F (6.1°C). In November, the average high-temperature drops, from a fresh 55°F (12.8°C) in October, to a frosty 43°F (6.1°C). Weather in November »

December, the first month of the winter, in Lead, is also a wintry month, with average temperature fluctuating between 16°F (-8.9°C) and 35.1°F (1.7°C). With an average high-temperature of 35.1°F (1.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 16°F (-8.9°C), December is the coldest month. Weather in December »

How many days does it rain in Lead?

Throughout the year, in Lead, there are 105 rainfall days, and 30.6" (776mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Lead?

January is the month with the least rainfall in Lead. Rain falls for 8 days and accumulates 1.3" (34mm) of precipitation.

When does it snow in Lead?

January through June, September through December are months with snowfall in Lead, South Dakota.

How much does it snow in Lead?

In Lead, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 144.9" (3680.4mm).

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lead?

January, November and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Lead, South Dakota.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Lead?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Lead.

What is the snowiest month in Lead?

March is the month with the most snowfall in Lead, South Dakota, with 25.6" (650.2mm) of accumulated snow.

What is the wettest month in Lead?

The month with the most rainfall is May when the rain falls for 12 days and typically aggregates up to 4.6" (117.9mm) of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Lead?

With an average of 15.5h of daylight, June has the longest days of the year in Lead.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Lead?

June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 9, are months with the highest UV index in Lead.

What is the warmest month in Lead?

With an average high-temperature of 79°F (26.1°C) and an average low-temperature of 55.9°F (13.3°C), July is the warmest month in Lead, South Dakota.

What month has the most sunshine in Lead?

July has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 11h of sunshine.

What is the coldest month in Lead?

December is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 35.1°F (1.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 16°F (-8.9°C).

What is the month with the shortest days in Lead?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 8.9h of daylight.
Average rainfall - Lead, SD
Average rainfall days - Lead, SD

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and June (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are October and November (6 days).

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Lead, SD