eUpdate Articles Tagged: summer

The summer of 2022: Hot and dry across Kansas

The meteorological summer of 2022 began on June 1 and ended on August 31. Between those two dates Kansans endured a dry, hot summer. Drought conditions deteriorated to the worst in nearly a decade. Historically speaking, where does summer 2022 rank on the lists of driest and hottest years?

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Summer of 2022: Temperature rankings for 40 locations in Kansas

In this article, we take a final look at the heat of 2022 by the numbers. Specifically, we look at the occurrence of highs of at least 90 and 100F at 40 sites across Kansas, an update to an earlier eUpdate article from early August.

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