Badlands National Park
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Badlands National Park

The best time to visit Badlands National Park is May through September. In this period you have a hot temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in Badlands National Park is 89°F in July and the lowest is 30°F in January.

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In the table below you can quickly find the average weather per month in Badlands National Park, the monthly temperatures or the highest rainfall. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Badlands National Park by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 30 32 46 57 69 81 89 87 78 60 47 31
Precipitation (inch) 4 6 11 13 15 18 11 11 6 9 4 7



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Badlands National Park weather

The weather for Badlands National Park over the next 14 days will be 75°F till 97° with a few days chance of light rain showers.

5-day weather forecast Badlands National Park

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Wednesday
17 august
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91°F
63°F
0 in
0%
4 Bft
S
8
Thursday
18 august
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86°F
66°F
0 in
0%
5 Bft
WSW
7
Friday
19 august
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82°F
61°F
0 in
0%
5 Bft
SSW
7
Saturday
20 august
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82°F
61°F
0 in
0%
2 Bft
E
8
Sunday
21 august
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88°F
66°F
0 in
0%
4 Bft
ESE
8

View the 14 day weather forecast for Badlands National Park


Climate Badlands National Park

Badlands National Park has a semi-arid climate. It hardly rains here. The average annual temperature for Badlands National Park is 29° degrees and there is about 113 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 219 days a year with an average humidity of 62% and an UV-index of 4.

Badlands National Park

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 30 32 46 57 69 81 89 87 78 60 47 31
Night temp. (°F) 16 18 30 39 50 61 68 67 58 44 31 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 4 6 11 13 15 18 11 11 6 9 4 7
Days with rain 3 3 6 12 13 12 11 10 8 7 4 3
Days with snow 8 9 5 3 1 - - - - 1 4 7
Dry days 20 16 20 15 17 18 20 21 22 23 22 21
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 5 5 7 9 10 11 12 12 10 7 6 5
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 2 1 3 4 5 6 7 7 5 3 2 1

Badlands National Park weather by month

What is the average Badlands National Park weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Badlands National Park?

Badlands National Park is located in South Dakota. It lies in a straight line 1,457 miles from New York.

The coordinates of Badlands National Park are:

  • Latitude: 43.8553804
  • Longitude: -102.3396912

The GPS coordinates are 43° 51' N, 102° 20' W

How long is the flight to Badlands National Park?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Badlands National Park is approximately 2 h. 50 min.

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What is the currency of Badlands National Park?

In Badlands National Park, the US dollar (USD) is used for payment.

What is the area code of Badlands National Park?

The area code to call Badlands National Park is +1.