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Fort Scott Weather Records

Fort Scott, Kansas Weather averages and records from 1896–2022 based on data made available by the NOAA.
All-Time Recorded High
The highest temperature ever recorded in Fort Scott, Kansas was 120 °F which occurred on July 14, 1954.
Highest Temperatures: All-Time By Year
All-Time Recorded Low
The lowest temperature ever recorded in Fort Scott, Kansas was -24 °F which occurred on February 13, 1905.
Lowest Temperatures: All-Time By Year
Fort Scott Weather by Month
Averages based on the years 1991–2020
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
☀️ Average high (°F) 41.8 47.5 57.6 67.9 76.4 85.7 90.1 90.0 81.5 70.2 56.9 45.5 68.0
🌙 Average low (°F) 21.7 26.5 35.0 45.3 55.7 65.3 69.4 67.9 58.5 46.6 35.7 26.3 46.5
☀️ Record high (°F) 77 84 95 97 101 107 120 113 110 99 85 76 120
🌙 Record low (°F) -19 -24 -6 16 25 41 48 42 29 17 0 -18 -24
💧 Average precipitation (inches) 1.5 1.6 2.6 4.9 5.7 5.6 4.9 3.4 4.9 3.2 2.9 2.2 43.9
❄️ Average snow (inches) 3.8 1.4 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.7 8.4
More Fort Scott Weather Records
1896–2022
Highest daily low 88 °F August 9, 1969
Lowest daily high -1 °F December 24, 1983
Most daily precipitation 12.5 inches September 15, 1998
Most monthly precipitation 17.3 inches October 1986
Most yearly precipitation 64.3 inches 1998
Earliest freeze September 15 1909
Latest freeze May 10 1909
Earliest snow October 24 1925
Latest snow April 21 1918
Most daily snow 19.0 inches December 24, 1915
Most monthly snow 26.1 inches December 1954
Most yearly snow 58.5 inches 1915
Fort Scott Weather Streaks
Most consecutive days...
With precipitation 10 days Jun 20–29, 1948
With snow 4 days Dec 18–21, 1983
Freezing temperatures
High temperature ≤ 32 °F
20 days Dec 31, 1976 – Jan 19, 1977
High temperature ≥ 80 °F 122 days May 18 – Sep 16, 1900
High temperature ≥ 90 °F 76 days Jul 2 – Sep 15, 1936
High temperature ≥ 100 °F 20 days Aug 8–27, 1936
Fort Scott Weather by Year
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Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1896–2022 Ft Scott location