Climate for Alberta
(Canada)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 12 measuring stations in Alberta.
Weather stations at an altitude above 1400m have not been included.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


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The climate widely corresponds to Central European weather conditions. It is cold, wet and a few beautiful summer months are also happening during a year. It rarely gets really warm here and you can safely leave your swimwear at home. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from May to September. Winter athletes will find their favorite weather conditions from November to March.

Overview: Climate in Canada
Duration of daylight and sunshine in Canada


hours of sunshine per day
Sunshine hours per day in Canada
rainy days per month
Rainy days per month in Canada
Precipitation in mm/day
Precipitation in Canada
Relative humidity in %
Relative humidity in Canada
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)
Absolute humidity in Canada

The most important cities in the region of Alberta

Alberta is a part of Canada and has an east-west extension of about 590 km. From north to south it is approximately 1040 km. The biggest cities are Calgary and Edmonton. The local time is now Friday, 2:40 am.

CityPopulationGeo-Position 
Calgary1,311,83351°3'0"N114°5'7"W
Edmonton1,004,94753°33'1"N113°28'7"W
Red Deer104,49352°16'1"N113°48'7"W
Lethbridge98,96049°41'60"N112°49'7"W
Fort McMurray76,00056°43'36"N111°22'52"W
Medicine Hat63,13850°3'0"N110°40'6"W
St. Albert57,71953°38'0"N113°38'7"W
Sherwood Park55,06353°31'1"N113°19'7"W
Grande Prairie41,46255°10'0"N118°48'10"W
Airdrie24,67351°18'0"N114°2'7"W
Spruce Grove17,76753°32'0"N113°55'7"W
Cochrane16,36551°11'0"N114°28'7"W
Camrose15,68653°1'1"N112°50'7"W
Leduc15,56153°16'1"N113°33'7"W
Fort Saskatchewan14,95753°43'1"N113°13'7"W
Okotoks14,82650°43'44"N113°58'58"W
Brooks12,74450°35'0"N111°53'6"W
Canmore12,28851°5'0"N115°21'7"W
Cold Lake11,59554°27'55"N110°10'54"W
Wetaskiwin11,30252°58'1"N113°22'7"W
Sylvan Lake10,51852°19'1"N114°5'7"W
Lacombe10,05952°28'1"N113°44'7"W
Strathmore10,00951°3'0"N113°23'7"W
Hinton9,88953°24'0"N117°35'8"W
High River9,82650°35'0"N113°52'7"W
Stony Plain8,93953°32'0"N114°0'7"W
Whitecourt8,76354°9'1"N115°41'8"W
Taber8,16349°47'13"N112°8'46"W
Morinville8,10853°48'1"N113°39'7"W
Edson7,97553°35'0"N116°26'8"W