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Sturgis Rally Vehicle Counts - 6 day total
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For Immediate Release: Thursday, August 8, 2019

Contact: Kristi Sandal, Public Information Officer, 605-773-3265 

 

 

STURGIS, S.D. – Traffic counts from the South Dakota Department of Transportation still show a slight increase over 2018 in vehicles entering Sturgis for the 79th annual Sturgis motorcycle rally Aug. 2-11, 2019.

 

Traffic counts at nine locations entering Sturgis for the 2019 Rally are as follows:

 

Friday, Aug. 2:         52,099 entering – up 5.4% from Friday last year

Saturday, Aug. 3:    59,572 entering – down -0.9% from Saturday last year

Sunday, Aug. 4:      55,551 entering – up 6.5% from Sunday last year

Monday, Aug. 5:      61,126 entering – up 2.9% from Monday last year

Tuesday, Aug. 6:     59,361 entering – down -1.5% from Tuesday last year 

Wednesday, Aug. 7:  56,204 entering – down -7.3% from Wednesday last year

 

6 Day total: 

2019:  343,913     2018:  342,016    up 0.6% over last year

 

Once compiled, a full report will be available on the SDDOT website at: http://www.sddot.com/transportation/highways/traffic/Default.aspx

 

 

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