Kansas Extremes

Kansas Records

Lowest Temperature -40 °F Lebanon February 13, 1905
Highest Temperature 121 °F Fredonia July 18, 1936
Highest Temperature 121 °F Alton July 24, 1936
Greatest Annual Precipitation 71.99 inches Hiawatha 1973

National Weather Service CO-OP Stations


Air Temperature Precipitation

High °F Low °F Annual inches
Dodge City July 1986 109 December 1989 -21 1951 32.76
Goodland July 1940 111 December 1989 -27 1993 27.98
Topeka August 1984 110 December 1989 -26 1973 60.89
Concordia July 1980 109 December 1989 -26 1993 44.79
Wichita July 1954 113 February 1982 -21 1973 41.96
Ashland July 1911 114 January 1988 -19 1949 40.53
Columbus July 1954 117 February 1905 -28 1985 67.02
Elkhart July 1934 110 January 1984 -22 1941 29.74
Hays July 1938 117 February 1905 -26 1951 43.34
Horton August 1936 112 January 1947 -30 1951 62.64
Independence August 1936 116 February 1905 -23 1908 60.29
Manhattan July 1936 116 January 1947 -31 1951 60.38
McPherson July 1936 117 February 1905 -22 1951 49.12
Medicine Lodge July 1936 118 February 1905 -22 1923 42.51
Minneapolis August 1936 119 February 1905 -28 1951 55.46
Ottawa July 1954 118 February 1905 -28 1951 61.24
Phillipsburg July 1936 120 December 1989 -28 1993 40.92
Tribune July 1936 108 February 1905 -27 1915 33.39
Winfield August 1936 118 February 1905 -27 1961 50.02