Dodge City, KS Climate

Summary Graph

The summary climate graph for Dodge City, KS shows a selection of temperature, rainfall and snow minimum, mean and maximum measures over the course of a year. Click on each of the measures in the key to toggle them on and off.

Graph of average and extreme temperature ranges by day for Dodge City, KS.


The warmest month in Dodge City Regional Airport, Dodge City, Kansas is July with an average high temperature of 94.9°F. The hottest day on record was June 28 2012 when the temperature hit 111.0°F. During January the overnight temperature drops to an average of 19.0°F with the lowest temperature of -20.9°F being recorded on December 23 1989.

Warmest Days

Warmest Months

Coldest Days

Coldest Months

The warmest days on record are:

28 Jun 2012111°F
8 Aug 1980109.9°F
27 Jun 2011109.9°F
30 Jul 1986109°F
29 Jun 1998109°F

The warmest months on average were:

July 2011104.6°F
July 1980102.7°F
August 2011102.3°F
August 1983101.3°F
July 2001101.1°F

The coldest days on record are:

23 Dec 1989-20.9°F
6 Feb 1982-13°F
20 Jan 1984-13°F
4 Feb 1989-13°F
14 Jan 1979-12.1°F

The coldest months on average were:

January 19794.9°F
December 198310.4°F
January 197810.6°F
January 197711.6°F
February 198912.2°F


The wettest month by average rainfall in Dodge City, KS is August with an average of 3.4 inches of rain falling on 8 to 9 days.Although in May it typically rains on more days with 3.4 inches falling in 10 to 11 days. The driest month by average rainfall in Dodge City, KS is December with an average of 1.0 inches of rain falling on 3 to 4 days. Although in January it typically rains on less days with 1.0 inches falling in 2 to 3 days

Wettest Days

The wettest days on record are:

30 August 20034.4 inches
14 August 19863.2 inches
9 August 19743.2 inches
24 August 20073.1 inches
20 August 19772.6 inches

Wettest Months

The wettest months on record are:

February 197322.3 inches
August 199320.1 inches
July 199319.8 inches
June 199318.1 inches
January 197317.2 inches

Driest Months

The driest months on record are:

May 19430 inches
June 19430 inches
July 19430 inches
August 19430 inches
September 19430 inches