Dodge City Metro Area, Kansas 

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Climate in Dodge City Metro Area, Kansas

Dodge City Metro Area, Kansas gets 23 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Dodge City Metro Area averages 18 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 241 sunny days per year in Dodge City Metro Area. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Dodge City Metro Area gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 63 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 93 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 19
Rain: averages 23 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 18 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Dodge City metro area is 7.5 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in Kansas.

7.5 / 10
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in the Dodge City metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Dodge City, KansasUnited States
  22.7 in.38.1 in.
  17.6 in.27.8 in.
  63.1 days106.2 days
  241 days205 days
  92.7°85.8°
  18.9°21.7°
  7.57
  54.3
  2493 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 the Dodge City metro area with an average high temperature of 92.7°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Kansas. In the Dodge City metro area, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for the Dodge City metro area are May, September and October.


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


In the Dodge City metro area, there are 62.1 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is hotter than most places in Kansas.


In the Dodge City metro area, there are 127.9 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is colder than most places in Kansas.


In the Dodge City metro area, there are 3.1 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is warmer than most places in Kansas.


June is the wettest month in the Dodge City metro area with 3.4 inches of rain, and the driest month is January with 0.5 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 43% of yearly precipitation and 8% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 22.7 inches in the Dodge City metro area means that it is drier than most places in Kansas.


June is the rainiest month in the Dodge City metro area with 7.9 days of rain, and January is the driest month with only 2.8 rainy days. There are 63.1 rainy days annually in the Dodge City metro area, which is less rainy than most places in Kansas. The rainiest season is Autumn when it rains 33% of the time and the driest is Spring with only a 15% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 17.6 inches in the Dodge City metro area means that it is snowier than most places in Kansas. January is the snowiest month in the Dodge City metro area with 4.3 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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