Abilene, Kansas

Abilene, Kansas, USA
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Climate & Best time to visit Abilene

Climate in Abilene:

Number of rainy days:

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Best time to visit Abilene:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is a delightful time to visit Kansas. The weather begins to warm up, with daytime temperatures ranging from the 50s to 70s Fahrenheit (10-26°C). This is an ideal season for outdoor activities such as hiking, bird-watching, and exploring state parks like the Flint Hills. Spring also brings blooming wildflowers and the opportunity to attend local festivals and events.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer is the peak tourist season in Kansas. The weather is warm and sunny, with daytime temperatures often in the 80s and 90s Fahrenheit (27-37°C). This is the best time for outdoor adventures, including camping, fishing, and water sports at Kansas' lakes and reservoirs. Summer is also perfect for exploring cultural attractions in cities like Wichita and Topeka.

Fall (September to November):

  • Fall is a favorite time for many visitors to Kansas. The weather remains pleasant, with daytime temperatures ranging from the 60s to 70s Fahrenheit (15-26°C). The fall foliage in the state's parks and forests turns into vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow, making it ideal for scenic drives, hiking, and photography. Fall is also great for attending harvest festivals and exploring pumpkin patches.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter in Kansas can be chilly, with daytime temperatures often in the 30s and 40s Fahrenheit (1-9°C). While it's not the peak season for outdoor activities, this is a quieter time to visit, and you can still enjoy cultural attractions, museums, and indoor events in cities like Kansas City. The holiday season brings festive events and decorations.

Note on Events:

  • Kansas hosts various events and festivals throughout the year, including the Symphony in the Flint Hills in June and the Kansas State Fair in September. Check the local calendar for specific events during your visit.

Money & Prices

Currency in United States of America:

U.S. dollar (USD)

How expensive is a trip to Abilene?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
17.00 USD
Fast food meal:
11.02 USD
Mid-range meal:
30.90 USD
Bottle of water:
1.33 USD
Soft drink:
2.66 USD
Cappuccino:
5.12 USD
Local Beer:
5.41 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
2.07 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.69 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

Day Trips

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General information

United States of America general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 120 V, Frequency: 60 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type A (North American/Japanese 2-pin)
  • Type B (American 3-pin)

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