Sunny Start with Possible Showers in Toronto

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Toronto Weather Report

Today in Toronto

Toronto greets the day with mainly sunny skies and a pleasant temperature of 20°C, observed at Toronto Pearson International Airport at 6:00 AM EDT. Currently, the barometric pressure stands at 101.3 kPa and is falling, signaling possible changes ahead. With a dew point matching the temperature at 19.6°C, the humidity level is at a full 100%, creating a muggy start to the day. A gentle westerly wind blows at 10 km/h, providing a slight breeze.

Forecast for Today

This morning’s sunny spell is expected to transition to a mix of sun and cloud by late afternoon, with a 30 percent chance of showers. Be prepared for the potential of a thunderstorm later in the day. Fog patches that might have formed overnight are anticipated to dissipate this morning. The high for today is forecasted to reach 29°C, but it will feel more like 34°C with the humidex. Remember to protect yourself from the sun, as the UV index is very high at 9.

Tonight’s Weather

The evening will start off mainly cloudy with a continued 30 percent chance of showers and the risk of a thunderstorm early on. However, skies are expected to clear overnight, leading to a low of 19°C.

Upcoming Weather

Friday, 5 July: Expect increasing cloudiness early in the morning. By the afternoon, there is a 60 percent chance of showers accompanied by a risk of thunderstorms. The high will be around 27°C, with a humidex making it feel like 32°C. The UV index remains very high at 9. The night will bring cloudy conditions and a continued 60 percent chance of showers, with temperatures dropping to a low of 20°C.

Saturday, 6 July: The day will feature a mix of sun and cloud with a 40 percent chance of showers. The high is expected to be 26°C. As night falls, there will be cloudy periods with a 30 percent chance of showers and a low of 18°C.

Historical Weather Fact

On this date, Toronto’s highest recorded temperature was 36.1°C in 1955, and the lowest was a chilly 9.8°C in 1933. These extremes show the diverse range of weather Toronto can experience in early July.

Wardrobe Suggestions

Given the warm and humid conditions today, lightweight and breathable clothing is advisable. Don’t forget to carry an umbrella or a rain jacket in case of showers or thunderstorms in the afternoon. Sun protection, including a hat and sunscreen, is crucial due to the high UV index.

Weather Trivia

Did you know? Toronto’s weather is influenced by its proximity to the Great Lakes, which can moderate temperatures and increase humidity, making summers feel warmer and winters milder than other Canadian cities at similar latitudes.

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