Wichita, Kansas 

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Weather in Wichita, Kansas

The most pleasant months of the year for Wichita are May, September and October. In Wichita, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Wichita with an average high temperature of 91.7°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Kansas. December is the snowiest month in Wichita with 3.7 inches of snow, and 5 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year.


Today's Weather - Wichita, KS

7 AM PST

Sunny

70°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TodaySunny92° / 67°SSW 14 mph
TuesdayMostly Sunny90° / 67°SSE 8 to 16 mph
WednesdayChance Showers And Thunderstorms then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms86° / 64°SSE 8 to 13 mph
ThursdayShowers And Thunderstorms76° / 62°E 6 mph
FridayShowers And Thunderstorms Likely74° / 61°ENE 6 mph
SaturdayChance Showers And Thunderstorms74° / 58°ESE 7 mph
SundayChance Rain Showers76° / 58°S 2 to 6 mph

Weather Highlights

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 the Wichita area is 6.9 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Kansas.

6.9 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January43° 22°
February48° 26°
March58° 35°
April68° 45°
May77° 55°
June86° 65°
July92° 69°
August91° 68°
September83° 59°
October70° 46°
November56° 34°
December44° 24°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Wichita
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January02742
February02152
March01271
April0370
May10100
June9090
July19070
August17070
September7060
October1260
November01350
December02552

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.


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Reviews for Wichita    58 Reviews
Wichita, great for families or starter city. - 7/27/2020
My comparison is to living in AZ, CO, NE & WY. Wichita is a nice city with a lot to do. It has history, art, live music, breweries, plenty of biking and walking trails.... Read More

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Great city - 4/12/2020
I lived in Wichita for several years and it was a great place to live, low crime for such a large city. Very diverse, lots to do, plenty of jobs and beautiful... Read More

It has nice and not so nice qualities - 7/8/2019
I grew up there. Here's the good, bad and ugly. First the bad- the worst thing about this place is the weather. It absolutely sucks all year. It's windy and freezing all... Read More


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