Best time to visit, weather and climate Badlands National Park

Best time to visit Badlands National Park, South Dakota

The best time to visit Badlands National Park in South Dakota is from may until september, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Badlands National Park is 32°C in july and the lowest is -1°C in january. The weather and climate of Badlands National Park is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Badlands National Park is an 8,4. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Badlands National Park has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Badlands National Park or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Badlands National Park per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
-1°C 0°C 8°C 14°C 20°C 27°C 32°C 30°C 25°C 16°C 8°C -1°C
9
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14
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27
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32
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39
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45
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28
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28
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16
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24
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17
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Climate Badlands National Park

Badlands National Park has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It hardly rains here. The average annual temperature for Badlands National Park is 18° degrees and there is about 528 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 198 days a year with an average humidity of 74% and an UV-index of 4.


Climate Badlands National Park

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day -1°C 0°C 8°C 14°C 20°C 27°C 32°C 30°C 25°C 16°C 8°C -1°C
Night -9°C -8°C -1°C 4°C 10°C 16°C 20°C 19°C 15°C 7°C 0°C -8°C
Precip 9
mm
14
mm
27
mm
32
mm
39
mm
45
mm
28
mm
28
mm
16
mm
24
mm
9
mm
17
mm
Rain
days
3 3 6 12 13 12 11 10 8 7 4 3
Snow
days
8 9 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 7
Dry
days
20 16 20 15 17 18 20 21 22 23 22 21
Sun hours
per day
5 5 7 9 10 11 12 12 10 7 6 5
Wind force
in 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
 


Climate Badlands National Park january

On average, it is maximum -1° in january in Badlands National Park and at least around -9° degrees. In january there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm. The it will be dry 20 days this month in Badlands National Park and on average, it snows 8 days in january.

Climate Badlands National Park february

On average, it is maximum 0° in february in Badlands National Park and at least around -8° degrees. In february there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 14 mm. The it will be dry 16 days this month in Badlands National Park and on average, it snows 9 days in february.

Climate Badlands National Park march

On average, it is maximum 8° in march in Badlands National Park and at least around -1° degrees. In march there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm. The it will be dry 20 days this month in Badlands National Park and on average, it snows 5 days in march.

Climate Badlands National Park april

On average, it is maximum 14° in april in Badlands National Park and at least around 4° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month in Badlands National Park and on average, it snows 3 days in april.

Climate Badlands National Park may

On average, it is maximum 20° in may in Badlands National Park and at least around 10° degrees. In may there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 39 mm. The it will be dry 17 days this month in Badlands National Park and on average, it snows 1 day in may.

Climate Badlands National Park june

On average, it is maximum 27° in june in Badlands National Park and at least around 16° degrees. In june there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 45 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Badlands National Park.

Climate Badlands National Park july

On average, it is maximum 32° in july in Badlands National Park and at least around 20° degrees. In july there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Badlands National Park.

Climate Badlands National Park august

On average, it is maximum 30° in august in Badlands National Park and at least around 19° degrees. In august there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Badlands National Park.

Climate Badlands National Park september

On average, it is maximum 25° in september in Badlands National Park and at least around 15° degrees. In september there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Badlands National Park.

Climate Badlands National Park october

On average, it is maximum 16° in october in Badlands National Park and at least around 7° degrees. In october there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm. The it will be dry 23 days this month in Badlands National Park and on average, it snows 1 day in october.

Climate Badlands National Park november

On average, it is maximum 8° in november in Badlands National Park and at least around 0° degrees. In november there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm. The it will be dry 22 days this month in Badlands National Park and on average, it snows 4 days in november.

Climate Badlands National Park december

On average, it is maximum -1° in december in Badlands National Park and at least around -8° degrees. In december there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm. The it will be dry 21 days this month in Badlands National Park and on average, it snows 7 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Badlands National Park

The weather for Badlands National Park in South Dakota will be 28° till 22° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
19 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 28°C 12°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 5
Su
20 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 27°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 6
Mo
21 Sep
Licht bewolkt 31°C 14°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 6
Tu
22 Sep
Bewolkt 34°C 17°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 2
We
23 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 27°C 17°C 0.1 mm 20% 6m/s 5
Th
24 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 33°C 16°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 5
Fr
25 Sep
Helder 34°C 16°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
26 Sep
Bewolkt 36°C 17°C 1.3 mm 30% 6m/s 2
Su
27 Sep
Lichte regen 19°C 11°C 5.5 mm 85% 8m/s 2
Mo
28 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 16°C 7°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 5
Tu
29 Sep
Helder 22°C 10°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 5
We
30 Sep
Licht bewolkt 23°C 13°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 5
Th
1 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 22°C 14°C 2.9 mm 50% 3m/s 3
Fr
2 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 22°C 15°C 0.4 mm 10% 3m/s 2

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About Badlands National Park

Badlands National Park lies in South Dakota in the state of South Dakota.

Badlands National Park is in a straight line at 7.053 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 9 hours45.

The coordinates of Badlands National Park, South Dakota are latitude: 43.8553804 en longitude: -102.3396912

The GPS coordinates are N 43° 51' 19.4400" en W 102° 20' 22.9200"

Currency Badlands National Park

In Badlands National Park the United States dollar is used to pay.

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Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

Time difference Badlands National Park

In Badlands National Park it is now 22:24 o’clock in the evening on friday 18 september 2020. The time zone of Badlands National Park is America/Denver and the Greenwich time is UTC-06.

Vaccinations Badlands National Park

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Badlands National Park.

  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Rabiës