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Lawrence Weather Records

Lawrence, Kansas Weather averages and records from 1868–2022 based on data made available by the NOAA.
All-Time Recorded High
The highest temperature ever recorded in Lawrence, Kansas was 114 °F which occurred on August 14, 1936.
Highest Temperatures: All-Time By Year
All-Time Recorded Low
The lowest temperature ever recorded in Lawrence, Kansas was -25 °F which occurred on February 12, 1899.
Lowest Temperatures: All-Time By Year
Lawrence 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) 40.7 45.6 57.4 67.2 76.9 86.2 90.8 89.7 81.3 68.9 55.9 43.9 67.3
🌙 Average low (°F) 18.8 23.1 33.2 42.9 54.2 64.0 68.0 65.5 56.3 43.5 31.8 22.8 43.7
☀️ Record high (°F) 77 84 91 94 102 107 113 114 110 98 85 76 114
🌙 Record low (°F) -21 -25 -7 11 25 37 46 42 24 15 2 -21 -25
💧 Average precipitation (inches) 1.0 1.2 2.2 4.0 5.0 5.3 4.1 4.3 3.5 2.8 1.9 1.4 36.1
More Lawrence Weather Records
1868–2022
Highest daily low 86 °F August 14, 1936
Lowest daily high -7 °F December 22, 1989
Most daily precipitation 7.2 inches September 7, 1909
Most monthly precipitation 18.3 inches July 1993
Most yearly precipitation 61.7 inches 1993
Earliest freeze September 14 2007
Latest freeze May 13 1997
Lawrence Weather Streaks
Most consecutive days...
With precipitation 11 days Mar 1–11, 1973
Freezing temperatures
High temperature ≤ 32 °F
24 days Jan 7–30, 1930
High temperature ≥ 80 °F 98 days Jun 7 – Sep 12, 1983
High temperature ≥ 90 °F 45 days Jul 16 – Aug 29, 1983
High temperature ≥ 100 °F 19 days Aug 9–27, 1936
Lawrence Weather by Year
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Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1997–2022 Lawrence Municipal Airport location
1868–1996 Lawrence location