Mixed Conditions with Showers Expected in Calgary


Current Conditions in Calgary

As of 4:00 AM MDT at Calgary International Airport, the weather is mostly cloudy with a temperature of 13°C. The barometric pressure is 102.4 kPa and rising, indicating a trend towards more stable weather. The dew point is at 10.2°C, leading to a humidity level of 85%. A light westerly wind is blowing at 8 km/h, with visibility clear up to 24 km.

Today’s Forecast

Today, Calgary will experience a mix of sun and cloud. There is a 60 percent chance of showers in the afternoon, accompanied by a risk of thunderstorms. The high is expected to be 21°C, and the UV index is rated at 6, indicating high exposure. Winds will come from the northwest at 20 km/h, gusting to 40 km/h, but will calm down by the evening.

Tonight’s Weather

The evening will be partly cloudy with a continued 60 percent chance of showers and the risk of thunderstorms early on. The skies will clear overnight, and temperatures will drop to a low of 11°C.

Upcoming Weather

Friday, 5 July: A sunny day is expected with a high of 23°C. The night will remain clear with a low of 12°C.

Saturday, 6 July: Sunny skies will continue, with temperatures rising to a high of 24°C. The night will be clear, with a low of 12°C.

Historical Weather Fact

On this date, Calgary’s highest recorded temperature was 34.4°C in 1924, while the lowest was 1.1°C in 1911. This historical data highlights the potential for significant temperature variations in early July.

Wardrobe Suggestions

Given the mix of sun and cloud with the potential for showers and thunderstorms, it’s best to dress in layers and carry an umbrella or a rain jacket. Lightweight, breathable clothing will be comfortable for the daytime, and sun protection is essential due to the high UV index.

Weather Trivia

Did you know? Calgary is famous for its Chinook winds, which can dramatically raise temperatures in a short period during winter. These warm, dry winds can provide a welcome break from the cold weather.

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