Kansas City - Recent Annual Temperatures, Rain & Snow





The numbers here describe what the weather in Kansas City, Missouri was like for every year since 2010. A series of tables gives data by year for temperature, precipitation and snowfall.

They begin with average maximum and minimum temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius. That's followed by how many really hot and cold days occurred each year. Then there's information on how much rain and snow actually landed during recent years, as well as how often Kansas City had wet or snowy weather.

The climate data come from weather measurements made at Kansas City International Airport.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

Kansas City temperature averages by year
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
67 46 2017 19 8
68 47 2016 20 8
66 46 2015 19 8
63 42 2014 17 6
63 43 2013 17 6
70 47 2012 21 9
65 44 2011 18 7
65 46 2010 18 8
64 44 2009 18 7
Number of days each year when the temperature in Kansas City dropped to 0 or 32 or below, or rose to at least 70 or 90 degrees Fahrenheit
0 °F
-18 °C
32 °F
0 °C
Year 70 °F
21 °C
90 °F
32 °C
3 87 2017 186 24
4 105 2016 193 44
2 94 2015 185 29
8 123 2014 171 21
1 122 2013 164 33
0 86 2012 192 69
6 109 2011 171 49
7 105 2010 180 50
2 102 2009 162 19

Rainy Weather iconPrecipitation

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Kansas City during each year from 2010. The number of days with precipitation counts the days when rainfall or snowfall (when melted) amounted to 0.01 inches (0.254 millimeters) or more.

Total precipitation in Kansas City
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
95 2017 46.0 1169
62 2016 48.7 1236
75 2015 46.6 1184
56 2014 40.1 1019
60 2013 34.5 876
47 2012 22.3 567
60 2011 36.9 938
64 2010 41.9 1065
71 2009 45.0 1142

Snowy Weather iconSnow

Amount of snowfall in Kansas City and number of days when new snow totalled at least 1 inch (2.5 centimetres)
Days Year Inches Centi­metres
3 2017 4.8 12
2 2016 5.8 15
5 2015 13.6 35
8 2014 23.6 60
10 2013 33.8 86
3 2012 7.6 19
6 2011 34.1 87
10 2010 30.9 78
9 2009 23.8 60
Reference

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Year, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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