Weather forecast accuracy details for Wichita, Kansas

These are the one- to three-day out accuracy percentages for high temperature, low temperature, icon forecast precipitation (both rain and snow), and text forecast precipitation (both rain and snow). Temperature accuracy is the percentage of forecasts within three degrees. Precipitation accuracy is the percentage of correct forecasts. The forecasts are collected in the evening.

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Weather Forecast Accuracy Data Last Month (September)

Provider High Temp Low Temp Icon Precip Text Precip Overall
The Weather Channel   86.67% 73.33% 95.56% 95.56% 87.78%
AccuWeather   87.78% 73.33% 91.11% 92.22% 86.11%
Weather Underground   86.67% 73.33% 92.22% 92.22% 86.11%
AerisWeather   88.89% 71.11% 87.78% 87.78% 83.89%
NWS Digital Forecast   88.89% 71.11% 86.67% 86.67% 83.33%
Foreca/Vaisala   88.89% 66.67% 88.89% 88.89% 83.33%
Wetter   42.22% 25.56% 87.78% 87.78% 60.83%
OpenWeather   48.89% 26.67% 77.78% 77.78% 57.78%
Weather News   74.44% 65.56% 80.00% 0.00% 55.00%
Persistence   33.33% 43.66% 71.01% 71.01% 54.76%
World Weather Online   10.00% 27.78% 74.44% 74.44% 46.67%

Weather Forecast Accuracy Data Last Year (2020)

Provider High Temp Low Temp Icon Precip Text Precip Overall
The Weather Channel   73.18% 74.30% 87.62% 87.62% 80.68%
Weather Underground   73.18% 74.30% 87.06% 87.06% 80.40%
AccuWeather   71.69% 74.39% 83.61% 83.15% 78.21%
Foreca/Vaisala   67.41% 70.58% 84.54% 84.54% 76.77%
AerisWeather   68.34% 68.44% 83.05% 83.05% 75.72%
NWS Digital Forecast   69.29% 69.57% 78.01% 78.01% 73.72%
Wetter   58.33% 36.99% 83.52% 83.52% 65.59%
World Weather Online   60.41% 43.70% 77.31% 77.31% 64.68%
OpenWeather   57.45% 40.97% 79.70% 79.70% 64.46%
Persistence   31.57% 28.96% 63.74% 63.74% 47.00%
Weather News   55.98% 56.36% 74.93% 0.00% 46.82%

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