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Achilles, Kansas
KDOT map of Rawlins County (legend)
Achilles, Kansas is located in Kansas
Achilles, Kansas
Achilles, Kansas
Location in Kansas
Achilles, Kansas is located in the United States
Achilles, Kansas
Achilles, Kansas
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Kansas
County Rawlins
Elevation
2,844 ft (867 m)
Population
 • Total 0
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code 785
GNIS ID 484547

Achilles ( ə-CHIL-əs) is a ghost town in Rawlins County, Kansas, United States, on Sappa Creek, about fifteen miles southeast of Atwood.

Climate

Climate data for Achilles
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °F (°C) 43.2
(6.2)
40.3
(4.6)
57.5
(14.2)
66.2
(19.0)
74.9
(23.8)
82.7
(28.2)
91.8
(33.2)
91.2
(32.9)
80.8
(27.1)
73.4
(23.0)
58.6
(14.8)
46.0
(7.8)
67.2
(19.6)
Average low °F (°C) 11.5
(−11.4)
9.2
(−12.7)
24.5
(−4.2)
34.2
(1.2)
44.5
(6.9)
53.5
(11.9)
58.6
(14.8)
57.2
(14.0)
44.9
(7.2)
36.1
(2.3)
22.3
(−5.4)
13.2
(−10.4)
34.1
(1.2)
Average precipitation inches (mm) 0.4
(10)
0.7
(18)
1.0
(25)
1.8
(46)
3.0
(76)
3.0
(76)
3.1
(79)
2.5
(64)
1.9
(48)
1.0
(25)
0.4
(10)
0.5
(13)
19.2
(490)
Source: Weatherbase
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