Here are some Physical characteristics about Kansas. Kansas has an average temperature of 59 degrees F. Kansas has warm summers and mild winters. Did you know Kansas has a lot of natural resources? One of them is salt. The state has lots of plants, landforms, and animals. Some of the animals are pigs and beef cattle. Some of the plants are corn, wheat, lime stone,trails, hills, prairies, and grasslands.One of the popular lakes is the Cheney Lake. Kansas is a great place.