Country: United States
Latitude:39.3836 N
Longitude:95.7225 W
Nearby Cities:Topeka, Olathe, Lawrence, Saint Joseph, Shawnee, Manhattan

Mean Rate of Change ( °C / Century )

Since: 1760 1810 1860 1910 1960 1990
Current Location - 0.79
± 0.31
1.00
± 0.22
0.67
± 0.07
2.02
± 0.25
3.87
± 0.71
Missouri 0.45
± 0.26
0.73
± 0.33
0.89
± 0.21
0.65
± 0.10
2.24
± 0.22
3.62
± 0.50
Nebraska - 0.82
± 0.27
1.06
± 0.17
0.87
± 0.09
2.08
± 0.18
3.55
± 0.41
Kansas - 0.75
± 0.29
0.92
± 0.19
0.75
± 0.08
1.98
± 0.14
3.83
± 0.34
Contiguous United States - 0.66
± 0.25
0.76
± 0.18
0.87
± 0.08
2.16
± 0.16
2.76
± 0.36
United States - 0.69
± 0.24
0.80
± 0.16
0.89
± 0.08
2.36
± 0.13
2.42
± 0.39
North America - 0.82
± 0.23
1.02
± 0.18
1.11
± 0.11
2.90
± 0.19
4.72
± 0.28
Northern Hemisphere - 0.79
± 0.16
0.96
± 0.10
1.19
± 0.05
2.56
± 0.20
3.56
± 0.20
Global Land 0.43
± 0.18
0.79
± 0.13
0.91
± 0.08
1.11
± 0.03
2.16
± 0.11
2.78
± 0.13

Local Climate Variabiity

Difference from Global Land Average ( °C, 95% range )

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
± 3.78 ± 1.33 ± 0.64 ± 0.45 ± 0.35

Correlation to Global Land Average (R value)

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
0.40 0.63 0.82 0.89 0.91

Variability in Monthly Means ( °C, 95% range )

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
± 5.57 ± 5.42 ± 4.86 ± 3.46 ± 3.04 ± 2.70
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
± 2.65 ± 2.81 ± 3.01 ± 3.38 ± 3.81 ± 5.00

History of Temperature Stations

Evolution of Climate Extremes

Mean of Daily High Temperature

Mean of Daily Low Temperature