Latest articles

Prairie temperatures rangebound

Temperatures on the Prairies held to a relatively cool range Tuesday as highs touched -6 C around Fort St. John, -10 C around Calgary, Brooks and Portage la Prairie, -11 C around Regina, Brandon, Dauphin and Rosetown, -12 C around Winnipeg, Red Deer and Peace River, -13 C around Saskatoon, Swift Current, Estevan and Melville and -17 C around Prince Albert, Humboldt and Maple Creek.

Lows at WeatherFarm stations on Tuesday dropped to -17 C around Winnipeg, Portage la Prairie and Winkler, -21 C around Grande Prairie, Fort St. John, Dauphin and Rocky Mountain House, -25 C around Saskatoon, Regina, Yorkton, Swift Current and Russell, -27 C around Edmonton, Medicine Hat, Lloydminster, Humboldt and Swan River and -29 C around Lethbridge, Prince Albert, North Battleford and Camrose.

Data and maps from weather stations across the Prairies are available to Glacier FarmMedia members at the WeatherFarm website, where you can also sign up for a daily forecast email for your area. On the go? Get the new WeatherFarm mobile app, available for iPhone and Android devices.

To learn more about the CoCoRaHS system that generates the precipitation maps below – or if you’d like to make the maps even better by becoming a CoCoRaHS volunteer – check out the CoCoRaHS website.