Calgary Weather Outlook: Cool Temperatures and Showers Expected

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Weather Forecast for Calgary

Current Conditions

As of 4:00 AM MDT on Monday, June 17, 2024, Calgary is experiencing cool temperatures with partly cloudy skies.

Observed at Calgary Int’l Airport:

  • Temperature: 3.6°C
  • Condition: Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: WNW at 12 km/h
  • Barometric Pressure: 101.3 kPa (Falling)
  • Humidity: 85%
  • Dew Point: 1.3°C
  • Visibility: 24 km

Today’s Weather Forecast

Calgary will see a mix of sun and cloud today, with a significant chance of showers and possible thunderstorms in the afternoon.

  • Weather: A mix of sun and cloud with a 60% chance of showers in the afternoon. Risk of a thunderstorm.
  • Wind: Becoming northwest at 20 km/h, gusting to 40 km/h in the morning.
  • High Temperature: 10°C
  • UV Index: 5 (Moderate)

Tonight’s Weather

Showers are expected to end near midnight, followed by partly cloudy conditions. There is a risk of thunderstorms early in the evening.

  • Weather: A few showers ending near midnight, then partly cloudy with a risk of thunderstorms early in the evening. Expected rainfall amount: 5 mm.
  • Wind: Northwest at 20 km/h, gusting to 40 km/h, becoming light in the evening.
  • Low Temperature: 4°C, with a risk of frost.

Tomorrow’s Weather Forecast (Tuesday, June 18)

The weather will remain cool with a mix of sun and cloud.

  • Weather: A mix of sun and cloud.
  • High Temperature: 12°C
  • Night: Cloudy periods.
  • Low Temperature: 3°C

Midweek Weather (Wednesday, June 19)

Calgary will experience slightly warmer temperatures with a mix of sun and cloud.

  • Weather: A mix of sun and cloud.
  • High Temperature: 16°C
  • Night: Clear skies.
  • Low Temperature: 7°C

Safety and Precautions

With the cool temperatures and potential for frost tonight, it is advisable to protect sensitive plants and ensure that outdoor activities are planned accordingly. The risk of thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening also warrants caution, especially for those engaged in outdoor activities.

Wardrobe Suggestions

  • Today: Dress in layers to stay warm, with a waterproof jacket for the potential showers. Consider wearing a hat and gloves in the morning.
  • Tonight: Wear warm clothing to protect against the cool temperatures and potential frost.
  • Tomorrow: Light layers with a jacket will be suitable for the cool day.

Weather Trivia for Calgary

Did you know? Calgary is known for its variable weather due to its proximity to the Rocky Mountains. It can experience rapid temperature changes, sometimes referred to as “Chinook winds,” which can cause temperatures to rise dramatically in a short period.

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