The best times to visit Sedalia for ideal weather are

April 16th to June 10th

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



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Weather in Sedalia


Average temperatures in Sedalia vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice between summer and winter. The temperatures feel cold for about half the year, and too hot for part of the year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 30th 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 Sedalia, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 91.4°F (33°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 70.1°F (21.2°C) at night.

Sedalia Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Sedalia 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.

Sedalia Perceived Temperature (F)


Sedalia Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Sedalia 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 42.3 30.6 21.8
Feb 43.3 32.3 23.9
Mar 59.6 47.1 37.6
Apr 68.8 56.5 46.4
May 77.4 66.5 56.7
Jun 86.5 76 66.7
Jul 89.9 79 69.1
Aug 89.2 77.4 67.2
Sep 81.3 69.1 59.1
Oct 70.4 57.9 47.4
Nov 58.1 46.6 37
Dec 45.2 35.5 27.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 5.7 -0.8 -5.7
Feb 6.3 0.2 -4.5
Mar 15.3 8.4 3.1
Apr 20.4 13.6 8
May 25.2 19.2 13.7
Jun 30.3 24.4 19.3
Jul 32.2 26.1 20.6
Aug 31.8 25.2 19.6
Sep 27.4 20.6 15.1
Oct 21.3 14.4 8.6
Nov 14.5 8.1 2.8
Dec 7.3 1.9 -2.6



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Sedalia are January, August, 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 June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of June 11th.

When can you find snow in Sedalia? 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 Sedalia.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Sedalia (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 8% 0 1
Feb 14% 0 1.7
Mar 18% 0 2.4
Apr 25% 0 4.5
May 25% 0 4.3
Jun 25% 0 5
Jul 17% 0 3.1
Aug 9% 0 2
Sep 18% 0 4
Oct 17% 0 3.8
Nov 14% 0 2.7
Dec 13% 0 2.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 8 0 2.5
Feb 14 0 4.3
Mar 18 0 6.1
Apr 25 0 11.4
May 25 0 10.9
Jun 25 0 12.7
Jul 17 0 7.9
Aug 9 0 5.1
Sep 18 0 10.2
Oct 17 0 9.7
Nov 14 0 6.9
Dec 13 0 5.3


Humidity and Wind

Sedalia has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (52% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (64%).

Wind in Sedalia is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by January and April. March’s average wind speed of around 9.2 knots (10.5 MPH or 17 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 late April where average top sustained speeds reach 16.5 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Sedalia.

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 9.1 Gentle breeze 15.8 Significant breeze
Feb 8.9 Gentle breeze 15.4 Significant breeze
Mar 9.2 Gentle breeze 15.8 Significant breeze
Apr 9 Gentle breeze 16 Significant breeze
May 7.8 Gentle breeze 14.9 Significant breeze
Jun 7.5 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze
Jul 6 Light breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
Aug 5.6 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Sep 6.1 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Oct 7.7 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Nov 8.8 Gentle breeze 15.1 Significant breeze
Dec 8.6 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 54.8%
Feb 56%
Mar 54%
Apr 52%
May 59.6%
Jun 62.3%
Jul 60.7%
Aug 61.3%
Sep 62%
Oct 54.9%
Nov 54.1%
Dec 64%


Is it Safe to Travel to Sedalia?

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 Sedalia, MO, US is July, followed by August and February. 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 Sedalia 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 41.4 in November means 41.4% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Sedalia Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. 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 6 to 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

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 3 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Sedalia, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 83.6°F (28.7°C) and 51.4°F (10.8°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 5 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 Sedalia to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 47.5°F (8.6°C) and 40.8°F (4.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 4 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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