Average Temperatures and Rainfall for Kansas

Average annual temperatures for Kansas (14°C/57°F) are slightly above the average for United States (13°C/55°F).

Average annual rainfall for Kansas (932mm/37 inches) is significantly below the average for United States (1,039mm/41 inches).

What is the warmest or hottest month in Kansas?

July is the hottest or warmest month in Kansas, with an average maximum temperate of 33°C/91°F.

What is the coldest or coolest month in Kansas?

January is the coolest or coldest month in Kansas, with an average minimum temperate of -6°C/21°F.

What is the most rainy or wettest month in Kansas?

May is the wettest or most rainy month in Kansas, with an average rainfall of 154mm/6 inches.

What is the least rainy or driest month in Kansas?

January is the driest or least rainy month in Kansas, with an average rainfall of 26mm/1 inches.

What is the warmest or hottest place in Kansas?

Wichita is the hottest or warmest place in Kansas, with an average maximum temperate of 15°C/59°F.

What is the coldest place in Kansas?

Manhattan is the coldest place in Kansas, with an average maximum temperate of 13°C/55°F.

What is the most rainy or wettest place in Kansas?

Topeka is the most rainy or wettest place in Kansas, with an average annual rainfall of 1,027mm/40 inches.

What is the least rainy or driest place in Kansas?

Manhattan is the least rainy or driest place in Kansas, with an average annual rainfall of 858mm/34 inches.

Average Monthly Temperatures
Average Maximum Temperature Average Minimum Temperature
Average Monthly Rainfall
PlaceMin TempMax TempAvg TempRainfall
Kansas City 9 20 14 875
Lawrence 7 20 14 1,027
Lenexa 9 20 14 875
Manhattan 6 20 13 858
Olathe 9 20 14 875
Overland Park 9 20 14 875
Shawnee 9 20 14 875
Topeka 7 20 14 1,027
Wichita 8 21 15 952