Sound Off: Are the February temperatures in Lawrence always higher than the January temperatures, on average? Can we expect it to keep getting warmer?
According to numbers provided by the Kansas State Climatologist’s office, February is 5 degrees warmer on average — 34.8 degrees to 29.8 degrees — than January since 1909. However, that’s not always the case. In 2004, February was more than six degrees colder than January.