May 24, 2024 – Toronto Weather Forecast into the Weekend: Mainly Sunny Skies

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TORONTO – WEATHER – Today in Toronto, we’re starting off with clear skies and a comfortable morning temperature. As we look ahead to the weekend, residents can expect a mix of sunshine and showers, making it essential to stay updated on the latest weather developments.

Today’s Weather Overview

Current Conditions

As of 5:00 AM EDT, Toronto Pearson International Airport reports clear skies with a temperature of 16°C. The barometric pressure stands at 101.1 kPa and is falling, indicating potential changes in weather conditions. The dew point is at 7.8°C with 59% humidity, and visibility extends to 24 km. Winds are coming from the west-northwest at 19 km/h.

Forecast

Expected Conditions

  • Friday, May 24: The day will remain sunny with a high of 27°C. Winds from the northwest at 20 km/h will become light by late morning. The UV index is expected to reach 7, indicating high exposure.
  • Tonight: Clear skies will continue, with winds shifting to the east at 20 km/h and gusting up to 40 km/h before morning. The temperature will drop to a low of 14°C.
  • Saturday, May 25: Expect mainly cloudy skies with a 60% chance of showers late in the morning and into the afternoon, potentially accompanied by a thunderstorm. Winds will be from the east at 20 km/h, becoming light in the afternoon. The high will be 25°C with a humidex of 30, and the UV index will rise to 8, which is very high.
  • Saturday Night: Cloudy periods will persist, with a low of 16°C.
  • Sunday, May 26: The sun will return with a high of 25°C.
  • Sunday Night: Clouds will roll in, bringing a 60% chance of showers. The low will be 17°C.
  • Monday, May 27: The beginning of the week will be cloudy with a 60% chance of showers. The high will be 22°C.
  • Monday Night: Continued cloudy skies with a 60% chance of showers and a low of 13°C.

Wardrobe Recommendations

  • Friday: Light clothing is recommended due to the sunny and warm weather. Don’t forget sunglasses and sunscreen to protect against the high UV index.
  • Saturday: Be prepared for potential showers and thunderstorms. Carry an umbrella or raincoat, and wear breathable fabrics due to the humidex of 30.
  • Sunday: Enjoy the sunny weather with comfortable summer attire, but keep an eye out for evening showers.
  • Monday: Dress for cooler temperatures and rain, with layers and waterproof outerwear.

Weather Trivia

Did you know that Toronto experienced its highest-ever May temperature on May 31, 1944, when the thermometer soared to a sweltering 34.4°C? With this weekend’s mix of sun and rain, it’s a reminder of the diverse weather patterns that can occur in late spring.

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