Sioux Lookout Weather Update: Clear Skies with Increasing Clouds and Showers Expected

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Current Conditions in Sioux Lookout

SIOUX LOOKOUT – WEATHER – As of 5:00 AM CDT on Thursday, May 30, 2024, Sioux Lookout is experiencing mainly clear conditions with a temperature of 9.9°C. Observations from the Sioux Lookout Airport indicate a barometric pressure of 102.1 kPa and rising. The dew point is 3.6°C, contributing to a relative humidity of 65%. Winds are blowing from the south at 11 km/h, with visibility extending to 24 km.

Today’s Forecast

Thursday, May 30, 2024

The morning will start with sunny skies, but cloudiness will increase late this afternoon. Winds will become stronger from the south, reaching speeds of 30 km/h and gusting up to 50 km/h. The high temperature for today will be 23°C. The UV index is rated at 7, which is considered high, so wearing sunscreen is recommended for those spending time outdoors.

Tonight, expect cloudy conditions with a few showers beginning in the evening and ending before morning. Skies will clear again before morning. Winds will be from the south at 30 km/h with gusts up to 50 km/h, becoming light late this evening and then shifting to the southwest at 20 km/h after midnight. The low temperature will be 13°C.

Friday, May 31, 2024

Friday will bring sunny skies once again. Winds will become southwest at 20 km/h, gusting to 60 km/h in the morning and increasing to 40 km/h with gusts up to 60 km/h in the afternoon. The high temperature will be 22°C. The UV index will remain high at 7, so sun protection measures are advisable.

The night will be cloudy with a low of 11°C, ensuring a mild evening.

Historical Weather Data

On May 30, Sioux Lookout has experienced a range of temperatures over the years. The highest recorded temperature on this date was 31.2°C, while the lowest was -1.1°C. Today’s conditions are moderate in comparison, providing a comfortable day with varied weather.

Wardrobe Suggestions

Given the current and forecasted conditions, a light jacket or sweater is recommended for the morning hours. As temperatures rise in the afternoon, lighter clothing such as a t-shirt and jeans or shorts would be suitable. With the high UV index, don’t forget to wear sunglasses and apply sunscreen. An umbrella or raincoat may be necessary for the evening showers.

Weather Trivia

Did you know? Sioux Lookout is known for its clear skies, making it a great spot for stargazing. The town’s remote location and minimal light pollution provide excellent conditions for observing the night sky, especially after rain showers clear the atmosphere.

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