Average Rainfall for Kansas in August





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during August at cities, towns and lakes in Kansas.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month. Most sites also have information on the number of days with wet weather. That includes the days when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The rainfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Eastern, Central and Western Kansas.

Eastern Kansas

Average monthly precipitation in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
Chanute 4.2 106
7 Fort Scott 3.6 91
7 Independence 3.6 92
7 John Redmond Lake 3.9 99
8 Kansas City 4.4 112
9 Lawrence 4.1 103
8 Leavenworth 4.5 114
8 Olathe 4.0 101
10 Perry Lake 4.2 107
9 Pomona Lake 3.9 100
9 Topeka 4.2 108

Central Kansas

August averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Concordia 3.1 80
7 Great Bend 3.3 85
7 Hutchinson 3.1 80
10 Lovewell Reservoir Dam 3.2 80
10 Manhattan 4.1 105
8 Marion Lake 4.1 105
9 Milford Lake 3.9 100
8 Salina 4.0 100
Tallgrass Prairie Preserve 4.1 104
9 Tuttle Creek Lake 4.0 102
8 Wichita 3.7 94
8 Wilson Lake 3.6 92

Western Kansas

Average amount of rain in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
7 Colby 2.8 71
8 Dodge City 2.8 70
7 Elkhart 2.9 73
7 Garden City 2.5 64
9 Goodland 2.7 69
8 Keith Sebelius Reservoir 3.1 80
Kirwin Reservoir Dam 3.1 79
6 Liberal 2.2 57
7 Webster Reservoir Dam 3.4 85
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Kansas Precipitation
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