Toronto Weather Outlook for January 3, 2024: Cooler and Cloudy

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TORONTO – WEATHER – The next few days in the Big Smoke will be cooler with clouds and the possibility of snow flurries.

Current Conditions (January 3, 2024):

  • Temperature: 0°C in Toronto as the day starts.
  • Historical Context: Today’s weather won’t reach the record high of 13.9°C set in 1950 nor the record low of -26°C from 1981.
  • Forecast: Cloudy with a 30% chance of light flurries in the early morning.
  • Wind: Southwest winds at 20 km/h.
  • High: Expected to reach +3°C.
  • UV Index: Low at 1.

Tonight’s Outlook:

  • Weather: Mainly cloudy with occasional flurries starting late in the evening and ending overnight.
  • Wind: Southwest 20 km/h, shifting to northwest with gusts up to 50 km/h later in the evening.
  • Temperature: Dropping to a low of -5°C.
  • Wind Chill: Feeling as cold as -13°C overnight.

Looking Forward – Thursday, January 4, 2024:

  • Daytime: A mix of sun and cloud.
  • Wind: Strong northwest winds at 30 km/h, gusting up to 50 km/h.
  • High: Chilly at -2°C, with a wind chill making it feel like -13°C in the morning and -8°C in the afternoon.
  • UV Index: Remaining low at 1.

Thursday Night and Friday Forecast:

  • Thursday Night: Expect cloudy periods with a low of -7°C.
  • Friday: The day will see a mix of sun and cloud with a high of 0°C. Nighttime will bring cloudy periods, with temperatures dipping to -5°C.

Wardrobe Suggestions: Dress in warm layers to combat the brisk wind chills. A good winter coat, gloves, and a hat are essential to stay comfortable.

Weather Trivia: Toronto’s weather, though variable, rarely reaches the extreme historical temperatures recorded on this day in past years.

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