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December Weather In Kansas City  
December Kansas City Weather
Record High: 73°F
Normal High: 40°F
Normal Low: 22°F
Record Low: -19°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 1.64"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 2.6"
Avg Monthly Snow: 4.4"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 8"

Kansas City Weather In December

The highest recorded temperature for Kansas City Missouri for the past 38 years in December was 73 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently encountered on December 1, 1982, and the mean high is 40. In the last 38 years the lowest measured December temperature in Kansas City was -19 most recently encountered on December 23, 1989, and the mean daily low in the month is 22.

United States NWS historical Kansas City December Weather data records that on December 22, 1989, the high temperature did not exceed -4 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Kansas City in the past 38 years. The Weather Service additionally shows that on December 3, 1998, the low for the day did not drop below 61 degrees, the highest low temperature in Kansas City in the last 38 years.

Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in Kansas City on December First is 49 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of December is 40 degrees. The low measured temperature in Kansas City on December First averages 31 degrees and the low on the last day of the month averages 24 degrees.

Kansas City typically receives an average of 1.64 inches of precipitation during the month. December Kansas City Weather records indicate that on December 13, 1992 Kansas City received 2.6 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in December. Kansas City averages 4.4 inches of snow in December.On December 7, 2005 Kansas City received 8 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in December.