Waterloo, Kansas 

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Climate in Waterloo, Kansas

Waterloo, Kansas gets 38 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Waterloo averages 14 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 211 sunny days per year in Waterloo. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Waterloo gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 78 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.


Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 89 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 19
Rain: averages 38 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 14 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Waterloo is 7.3 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Kansas.

7.3 / 10
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Waterloo, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Waterloo, KansasUnited States
  37.7 in.38.1 in.
  13.8 in.27.8 in.
  77.5 days106.2 days
  211 days205 days
  89.1°85.8°
  18.9°21.7°
  7.37
  4.54.3
  1187 ft.2443 ft.
CLIMATE

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


July is the hottest month for Waterloo with an average high temperature of 89.1°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Kansas. In Waterloo, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Waterloo are September, May and June.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Waterloo with an average of 18.9°. This is about average compared to other places in Kansas.


In Waterloo, there are 38.1 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is cooler than most places in Kansas.


In Waterloo, there are 115.4 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is warmer than most places in Kansas.


In Waterloo, there are 4.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is about average compared to other places in Kansas.


June is the wettest month in Waterloo with 5.5 inches of rain, and the driest month is January with 0.9 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 37% of yearly precipitation and 10% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 37.7 inches in Waterloo means that it is wetter than most places in Kansas.


May is the rainiest month in Waterloo with 9.5 days of rain, and January is the driest month with only 4.3 rainy days. There are 77.5 rainy days annually in Waterloo, which is about average compared to other places in Kansas. The rainiest season is Summer when it rains 31% of the time and the driest is Spring with only a 17% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 13.8 inches in Waterloo means that it is about average compared to other places in Kansas. December is the snowiest month in Waterloo with 4.0 inches of snow, and 5 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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