Kansas Weather, climate and geography

Weather & climate

Best time to visit

The region has a continental climate with cold winters and hot summers. Kansas is known for its stormy weather, gale-force winds, tornadoes and winter blizzards blowing across the plains.

Required clothing

Lightweights for the summer and heavyweights for the winter.


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