Greater Sudbury Weather Outlook for May 2, 2024

Discover the latest weather forecast for Sault Ste. Marie, including a special weather statement warning of significant rainfall and possible snow. Stay informed on what to expect and how to prepare

Greater Sudbury – WEATHER – Your weather report from Greater Sudbury Airport at 5:00 AM EDT today indicates mostly cloudy skies with a cool temperature of 7.6°C. The humidity is quite high at 95%, closely matching the dew point of 6.9°C, which might contribute to the early morning fog patches.

These fog patches are expected to dissipate as the morning progresses. The barometric pressure is recorded at 101.4 kPa and is on the rise, suggesting improving conditions throughout the day. Winds are currently from the northwest at 12 km/h but will decrease in intensity later in the morning.

Today’s Weather Overview

Current Conditions

Sudbury is experiencing a mostly cloudy morning with a 30 percent chance of light showers or drizzle. As the fog clears, the winds will shift to the north at 20 km/h, becoming lighter by late morning.

The temperature is set to climb to a more comfortable high of 16°C. The UV index is moderate at 3, so while some sun protection may be needed, it’s not as critical as on brighter days.

Tomorrow’s Forecast

Expected Conditions

Friday, May 3, brings more consistent rain, with showers throughout the day as winds shift to the south at 20 km/h. Temperatures will peak at a slightly cooler 14°C compared to today, with the UV index remaining moderate at 3.

Friday night will continue to be wet, with a 70 percent chance of showers and a low of 10°C.

The weekend outlook starts with cloudy skies on Saturday, May 4, with a higher high of 19°C, promising a slightly warmer day. The night maintains cloud cover with a low near 9°C.

Sunday sees continued cloudiness with a 40 percent chance of showers, and temperatures reaching 18°C. The evening will cool down to 6°C under cloudy periods.

Wardrobe Recommendations

With fluctuating temperatures and frequent showers, Sudbury residents should consider dressing in layers and carrying waterproof outerwear. An umbrella will also be handy, especially on Friday and during the nighttime over the weekend.

Weather Trivia

Did you know that Sudbury once endured a staggering low temperature of -38.3°C on January 31, 1982? This record is a stark contrast to the mild and wet conditions expected this week.

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