Wichita Temperatures: Averages by Month





The numbers here tell you how hot and cold the weather usually is in Wichita, Kansas during each month of the year.

The average high and low temperatures are listed below monthly and annually for the city, in both degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius.

Maximums and minimums are only part of the temperature picture. To fill in the rest, there's information on how many days a month get above or below a given temperature.

To find out how often it rises over 80, 90 or 100 °F each month in Wichita, scroll down farther. There are also monthly and yearly counts of days with cold weather.

The first set of high and low temperatures are averages for 2010 to 2019. Everything else here is based on 1981 to 2010 weather.

10-year temperature averages for Wichita, 2010 to 2019
High °F Low °F   High °C Low °C
45 22 January 7 -5
48 25 February 9 -4
61 36 March 16 2
70 46 April 21 8
79 56 May 26 14
90 68 June 32 20
94 72 July 35 22
91 69 August 33 20
86 62 September 30 17
73 48 October 23 9
58 34 November 15 1
47 26 December 8 -3
70 47 Year 21 8
30-year temperature averages for Wichita, 1981 to 2010
High °F Low °F   High °C Low °C
43 22 January 6 -6
48 26 February 9 -3
58 35 March 14 2
68 45 April 20 7
77 55 May 25 13
87 65 June 30 18
92 70 July 34 21
91 69 August 33 20
83 60 September 28 15
70 47 October 21 8
56 35 November 13 1
44 24 December 6 -4
68 46 Year 20 8

Days of Hot Weather in Wichita

Summers can be sweltering at Wichita. Typically half of summer days here reach at least 90 degrees Fahrenheit. About 10 days a year spike to 100 degrees or more.

Number of days in Wichita of at least 80, 90 or 100 °F
  80 °F
27 °C
90 °F
32 °C
100 °F
38 °C
January 0 0 0
February 0 0 0
March 1 0 0
April 4 0 0
May 11 2 0
June 24 11 1
July 30 20 4
August 28 18 5
September 19 7 1
October 5 0 0
November 0 0 0
December 0 0 0
Year 122 58 10

How Often Wichita Has Cold Temperatures

Wichita normally has 99 frosty nights a year, which appear from October to April. A couple of nights usually drop to 0 °F (-18 °C) or less.

On an average of 17 days annually the thermometer never rises above freezing. Days that chilly can occur from November to March.

Days per month on average in Wichita when the minimum temperature drops to 32, 20 or 10 °F or below
  10 °F
-12 °C
20 °F
-8 °C
32 °F
0 °C
January 4 12 27
February 2 7 20
March 0 2 11
April 0 0 2
May 0 0 0
June 0 0 0
July 0 0 0
August 0 0 0
September 0 0 0
October 0 0 1
November 0 2 12
December 3 9 25
Year 9 32 99
References

Jay Lawrimore, Ron Ray, Scott Applequist, Bryant Korzeniewski, Matthew Menne. 2016. Global Summary of the Month and Year, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information.

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 1981-2010 U.S. Climate Normals. (Data Access. FTP.)

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