The best times to visit East Central Kansas for ideal weather are

April 23rd to June 17th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other East Central Kansas Travel Info

Weather in East Central Kansas


Average temperatures in East Central Kansas vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 32nd percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit East Central Kansas, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 93.7°F (34.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 69.7°F (20.9°C) at night.

East Central Kansas Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


East Central Kansas Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

East Central Kansas Perceived Temperature (F)


East Central Kansas Perceived Temperature (C)



Average East Central Kansas Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 43.2 29.9 19.7
Feb 44.7 32 22.3
Mar 60.2 46 35.2
Apr 68.9 55.3 44.4
May 77.1 65.1 54.6
Jun 86.7 75.4 65
Jul 91.5 78.9 67.7
Aug 90.3 77.3 65.8
Sep 81.9 68.7 57.7
Oct 70.6 56.8 45.3
Nov 58.3 44.5 33.4
Dec 44.6 32.7 23.6

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 6.2 -1.2 -6.8
Feb 7.1 0 -5.4
Mar 15.7 7.8 1.8
Apr 20.5 12.9 6.9
May 25.1 18.4 12.6
Jun 30.4 24.1 18.3
Jul 33.1 26.1 19.8
Aug 32.4 25.2 18.8
Sep 27.7 20.4 14.3
Oct 21.4 13.8 7.4
Nov 14.6 6.9 0.8
Dec 7 0.4 -4.7



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in East Central Kansas are January, November, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid August with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of August 6th.

When can you find snow in East Central Kansas? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in East Central Kansas.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in East Central Kansas (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 5% 0 0.3
Feb 13% 0 1.6
Mar 16% 0 2.2
Apr 24% 0 3.8
May 24% 0 5
Jun 20% 0 5.3
Jul 18% 0 3.9
Aug 18% 0 3.8
Sep 19% 0 3.7
Oct 15% 0 3.2
Nov 10% 0 1.6
Dec 10% 0 1.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 5 0 0.8
Feb 13 0 4.1
Mar 16 0 5.6
Apr 24 0 9.7
May 24 0 12.7
Jun 20 0 13.5
Jul 18 0 9.9
Aug 18 0 9.7
Sep 19 0 9.4
Oct 15 0 8.1
Nov 10 0 4.1
Dec 10 0 3.8


Humidity and Wind

East Central Kansas has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (51.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (62.3%).

Wind in East Central Kansas is usually moderate. The windiest month is April, followed by March and November. April’s average wind speed of around 10.8 knots (12.5 MPH or 20 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 19.8 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in East Central Kansas.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 9.4 Gentle breeze 17.1 Strong breeze
Feb 9.4 Gentle breeze 16.4 Significant breeze
Mar 10.3 Gentle breeze 17.8 Strong breeze
Apr 10.8 Gentle breeze 19 Strong breeze
May 9.3 Gentle breeze 17.2 Strong breeze
Jun 9.1 Gentle breeze 16.8 Significant breeze
Jul 7.5 Gentle breeze 13.9 Strong breeze
Aug 7.2 Gentle breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
Sep 7.8 Gentle breeze 14.5 Strong breeze
Oct 8.7 Gentle breeze 15.6 Significant breeze
Nov 9.7 Gentle breeze 16.8 Strong breeze
Dec 9.1 Gentle breeze 15.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 52.9%
Feb 55.9%
Mar 53.3%
Apr 51.7%
May 59.9%
Jun 62.3%
Jul 57.9%
Aug 58.3%
Sep 59.7%
Oct 53.8%
Nov 52.6%
Dec 62%


Is it Safe to Travel to East Central Kansas?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 23, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in East Central Kansas, KS, US is July, followed by December and March. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit East Central Kansas in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 40.6 in November means 40.6% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall East Central Kansas Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 82.4°F (28°C) and 47.5°F (8.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with about 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in East Central Kansas, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 84.6°F (29.2°C) and 51.3°F (10.7°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in East Central Kansas to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 48.1°F (8.9°C) and 40.5°F (4.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 4 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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