Wichita, KS is known for its hot and dry summers, with temperatures often reaching the 90s during the day. Winters in Wichita are typically mild, with temperatures ranging from the mid-20s to low 40s. The city receives an average of 27 inches of rainfall per year, making it one of the drier places in Kansas. Snowfall can vary depending on location within Wichita, but generally ranges from 10-15 inches per year. Overall, Wichita enjoys a pleasant climate throughout the year with plenty of sunshine and warm temperatures to enjoy outdoor activities.
Wichita, Kansas gets 34 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Wichita averages 13 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 221 sunny days per year in Wichita. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Wichita gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 79 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.
Summer High: the July high is around 92 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 22
Rain: averages 34 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 13 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Wichita is 7.2 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in Kansas.
6.9 / 5.9
Summer / Winter
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Wichita, while January and December are the least comfortable months.