May 24 2024 – Sault Ste. Marie Weather Outlook

Spring weather

Good morning, Sault Ste. Marie! Today begins with shallow fog and a cool temperature. As we look ahead to the weekend, expect a mix of sunshine and showers. Here’s your detailed weather outlook to help you plan your activities.

Today’s Weather Overview

Current Conditions

As of 6:00 AM EDT, the weather at Sault Ste. Marie Airport is characterized by shallow fog with a temperature of 3°C. The barometric pressure is 101.4 kPa and rising, suggesting improving weather conditions. The dew point matches the temperature at 2.5°C, resulting in 100% humidity. Winds are light, coming from the north at 3 km/h, and visibility is 24 km.

Extended Forecast

Expected Conditions

  • Friday, May 24: The fog will give way to sunny skies with a high of 20°C. The UV index will be very high at 8, so take precautions to protect your skin.
  • Tonight: Expect cloudy skies with showers beginning after midnight. Winds will pick up from the east at 30 km/h, and the temperature will drop to a low of 8°C.
  • Saturday, May 25: Showers will end in the morning, followed by a 40% chance of additional showers. The afternoon will see a mix of sun and clouds. Winds will be east at 30 km/h, becoming light in the morning, then shifting to the northwest at 30 km/h late in the morning. The high will be 13°C with a UV index of 6, indicating high exposure.
  • Saturday Night: Clear skies will return with a low of 8°C.
  • Sunday, May 26: The day will be sunny with a pleasant high of 23°C.
  • Sunday Night: Clouds will move in, with a low of 12°C.
  • Monday, May 27: Expect cloudy skies with a 40% chance of showers. The high will be 15°C.
  • Monday Night: Continued cloudiness with a 40% chance of showers and a low of 10°C.

Wardrobe Recommendations

  • Friday: Dress warmly for the cool morning start, and layer with lighter clothing for the sunny afternoon. Don’t forget sunglasses and sunscreen due to the high UV index.
  • Saturday: Prepare for showers with waterproof gear in the morning, and wear layers to stay comfortable with changing temperatures and conditions.
  • Sunday: Enjoy the sunny weather with comfortable summer attire, but keep a light layer handy for the evening.
  • Monday: Dress in layers and have rain gear ready due to the potential for showers and cooler temperatures.

Weather Trivia

Did you know that Sault Ste. Marie once experienced a dramatic temperature rise in May? On May 24, 1960, the temperature jumped from a morning low of 4°C to an afternoon high of 29°C, showcasing the city’s variable spring weather patterns.

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