Canadian Climate Normals 1981-2010 Station Data

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Normals Data

The minimum number of years used to calculate these Normals is indicated by a code for each element. A "+" beside an extreme date indicates that this date is the first occurrence of the extreme value. Values and dates in bold indicate all-time extremes for the location.

Data used in the calculation of these Normals may be subject to further quality assurance checks. This may result in minor changes to some values presented here.

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Normals Station Data
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Temperature
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Temperature
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
Daily Average (°C)-12.3-9.1-2.65.212.117.219.318.912.45.6-4.3-11.54.2D
Standard Deviation5.34.53.42.01.71.91.41.92.01.23.64.31.4D
Daily Maximum (°C)-6.9-4.02.712.119.023.926.226.119.212.00.7-6.310.4D
Daily Minimum (°C)-17.7-14.2-7.9-1.75.110.412.311.65.6-0.8-9.4-16.6-1.9D
Extreme Maximum (°C)11.516.923.332.938.641.238.941.737.232.822.212.0
Date (yyyy/dd)1987/ 111992/ 291966/ 301980/ 201980/ 231988/ 051959/ 261949/ 061978/ 041992/ 011975/ 041997/ 14
Extreme Minimum (°C)-45.6-40.5-38.9-26.1-11.1-2.81.10.0-12.8-21.1-32.3-40.7
Date (yyyy/dd)1943/ 231996/ 011972/ 021975/ 021954/ 021969/ 121967/ 021957/ 261961/ 301957/ 251978/ 191983/ 23
Precipitation
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Precipitation
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
Rainfall (mm)0.40.53.013.044.758.763.039.136.013.22.30.2274.1D
Snowfall (cm)21.212.720.05.02.90.10.00.01.56.917.721.1109.2D
Precipitation (mm)16.811.119.717.648.058.863.039.137.719.617.316.5365.3D
Average Snow Depth (cm)11840000000383D
Median Snow Depth (cm)10730000000272D
Snow Depth at Month-end (cm)107100000016123D
Extreme Daily Rainfall (mm)2.84.88.938.672.680.548.050.467.430.85.64.8
Date (yyyy/dd)1984/ 281998/ 161967/ 291955/ 191982/ 281944/ 131993/ 051995/ 261995/ 051981/ 121985/ 051975/ 27
Extreme Daily Snowfall (cm)16.820.821.224.119.01.10.00.027.220.418.613.2
Date (yyyy/dd)1964/ 211974/ 271985/ 221970/ 281983/ 121992/ 051943/ 011943/ 011972/ 241996/ 011996/ 191975/ 31
Extreme Daily Precipitation (mm)13.513.721.138.672.680.548.050.467.430.816.013.0
Date (yyyy/dd)1964/ 211974/ 271985/ 221955/ 191982/ 281944/ 131993/ 051995/ 261995/ 051981/ 121996/ 191961/ 17
Extreme Snow Depth (cm)484838301600020203742
Date (yyyy/dd)1965/ 311965/ 011969/ 011974/ 011983/ 131955/ 011955/ 011955/ 011972/ 251974/ 051996/ 231996/ 30
Days with Maximum Temperature
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Days with Maximum Temperature
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
<= 0 °C21.216.610.41.5000001.612.922.686.7D
> 0 °C9.811.720.628.5313031313029.417.18.4278.5D
> 10 °C0.270.945.118.728.529.83130.926.718.92.90.13193.9D
> 20 °C000.134.413.723.228.526.713.84.60.120115.1D
> 30 °C00001.24.25.98.320.120021.7D
> 35 °C00000.120.530.8210.060002.5D
Days with Minimum Temperature
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Days with Minimum Temperature
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
> 0 °C0.561.11.911.126.529.9313126.914.51.90.31176.6D
<= 2 °C30.92830.323.88.40.4100.066.422.229.230.9210.6D
<= 0 °C30.427.229.118.94.50.12003.116.528.130.7188.7D
< -2 °C29.625.524.213.22.20000.9411.325.929.6162.4D
< -10 °C23.416.9101.9000001.411.922.287.7D
< -20 °C12.78.52.400000002.910.336.7D
< - 30 °C4.31.8000000000.243.19.4D
Days with Rainfall
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Days with Rainfall
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
>= 0.2 mm0.750.762.35.610.212.410.49.27.74.81.90.6966.7D
>= 5 mm000.060.472.23.73.52.41.90.590.12014.9D
>= 10 mm0000.241.21.52.10.821.10.35007.2D
>= 25 mm0000.120.350.410.530.240.240.12002D
Days With Snowfall
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Days With Snowfall
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
>= 0.2 cm9.87.57.32.90.880.06000.712.57.410.950.1D
>= 5 cm10.591.40.290.120000.060.4710.885.8D
>= 10 cm0.190.060.2500.1200000.120.290.061.1D
>= 25 cm0000000000000D
Days with Precipitation
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Days with Precipitation
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
>= 0.2 mm9.97.88.47.810.512.410.49.27.96.88.510.4110.2D
>= 5 mm0.880.411.10.762.43.73.52.421.110.5019.7D
>= 10 mm0.1900.250.241.21.52.10.821.20.470.1808.1D
>= 25 mm0000.120.350.410.530.240.240.12002D
Days with Snow Depth
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Days with Snow Depth
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
>= 1 cm27.819.715.71.50.530000.182.31325.6106.2D
>= 5 cm21.814.79.40.410.120000.060.657.119.373.6D
>= 10 cm12.99.94.900.1200000.183.110.241.2D
>= 20 cm5.43.81.600000000.652.714.2D
Wind
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Wind
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
Speed (km/h)19.219.318.118.718.217.015.015.117.218.517.418.817.7D
Most Frequent DirectionWWWWWWWWWWWWWD
Maximum Hourly Speed (km/h)10089818793841098090828087
Date (yyyy/dd)1963/ 191960/ 071982/ 121970/ 071960/ 141961/ 211955/ 011960/ 231971/ 111976/ 141955/ 101955/ 12
Direction of Maximum Hourly SpeedNWWNWNWWNWSSWWWNWW
Maximum Gust Speed (km/h)134121105129134130137109138119129116
Date (yyyy/dd)1963/ 191960/ 071963/ 281958/ 181963/ 021994/ 291956/ 251962/ 041957/ 071991/ 161961/ 061955/ 12
Direction of Maximum GustNWWWWWWNWSEWSWNWW
Days with Winds >= 52 km/h5.24.03.34.05.44.63.32.82.73.62.14.545.4D
Days with Winds >= 63 km/h1.71.00.91.12.11.51.01.11.11.00.41.514.3D
Degree Days
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Degree Days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
Above 24 °C00000.33.73.75.20.300013.2D
Above 18 °C0000.29.63861.466.18.90.500184.7D
Above 15 °C0002.126.387.1136.3131.630.32.800416.5D
Above 10 °C000.818.198.9217.2287.7275.6104.2210.401023.9D
Above 5 °C0.31.27.870.1224.3365.3442.7429.8227.780.75.40.11855.3D
Above 0 °C615.647.1175.5373.8515.3597.7584.8372192.430.66.32917.2D
Below 0 °C373.5271.9127.218.90.3000018160.8362.31332.8D
Below 5 °C522.8398.6242.863.55.80005.661.2285.55112097.1D
Below 10 °C677.6538.6390.9161.635.41.900.832.2156.6430.56663091.9D
Below 15 °C832.6679.8545.1295.5117.721.83.611.8108.3293.4580.18214310.7D
Below 18 °C925.6764.5638.1383.6194.162.721.739.3176.9384.1670.19145174.5D
Bright Sunshine
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Bright Sunshine
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
Total Hours106.1141.4164.4229.5262.6289.1331.8301.2194.0168.8102.086.22377.0D
Days with measurable25.425.426.528.629.029.130.430.326.527.123.323.5325.1D
% of possible daylight hours40.049.944.755.654.959.067.267.051.150.637.534.251.0D
Extreme Daily8.810.711.914.315.616.015.914.813.111.19.38.0
Date (yyyy/dd)1959/ 301975/ 271957/ 281961/ 301957/ 311958/ 191957/ 071961/ 021958/ 031955/ 011960/ 021958/ 05
Humidex
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Humidex
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
Extreme Humidex12.416.222.831.937.542.845.441.439.331.422.211.2
Date (yyyy/dd)2002/ 071992/ 291966/ 301980/ 201980/ 231975/ 252007/ 231971/ 061960/ 041992/ 011975/ 041997/ 14
Days with Humidex >= 300.00.00.00.01.15.29.010.22.10.10.00.027.7D
Days with Humidex >= 350.00.00.00.00.21.11.91.90.10.00.00.05.2D
Days with Humidex >= 400.00.00.00.00.00.20.20.00.00.00.00.00.4D
Wind Chill
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Wind Chill
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
Extreme Wind Chill-57-58-49-36-15-700-18-32-46-57
Date (yyyy/dd)1954/ 201996/ 011962/ 011954/ 021954/ 021969/ 121954/ 011954/ 011961/ 301984/ 311985/ 271983/ 23
Days with Wind Chill < -2019.514.77.50.80.00.00.00.00.00.88.518.670.5D
Days with Wind Chill < -3011.28.02.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.12.19.633.3D
Days with Wind Chill < -404.82.20.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.13.610.8D
Humidity
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Humidity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
Average Vapour Pressure (kPa)0.30.30.40.50.81.11.31.20.80.60.40.30.7D
Average Relative Humidity - 0600LST (%)80.480.884.679.37778.482.279.676.878.182.18180D
Average Relative Humidity - 1500LST (%)74.973.265.944.342.443.844.241.244.249.768.675.455.7D
Pressure
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Pressure
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Code
Average Station Pressure (kPa)94.794.894.794.694.594.594.694.794.794.694.694.794.6D
Average Sea Level Pressure (kPa)101.9102101.7101.5101.4101.2101.4101.5101.6101.5101.7101.9101.6D
Frost-Free
1981 to 2010 Canadian Climate Normals station data
Frost-Free
Probability of last temperature in spring of 0 °C or lower on or after indicated dates10%25%33%50%66%75%90%
DateJun 10May 26May 24May 17May 13May 09May 05
Probability of first temperature in fall of 0 °C or lower on or after indicated dates10%25%33%50%66%75%90%
DateSep 04Sep 11Sep 12Sep 17Sep 21Sep 23Oct 05
Probability of frost-free period equal to or less than indicated period (Days)10%25%33%50%66%75%90%
Days100109112121129133149

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  • A = WMO "3 and 5 rule" (i.e. no more than 3 consecutive and no more than 5 total missing for either temperature or precipitation)
  • B = At least 25 years
  • C = At least 20 years
  • D = At least 15 years
Station / Element Metadata

Statistics listed below are provided as a guide to determine the validity of Normals and Extremes calculations. For example, a station with 30 years of record between 1981 and 2010 with no missing years would be a more reliable normal than a station with 15 years of record and 2 missing years. Less than 100% possible observations indicates that out of the total number of observations used, some records were missing.

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