Winter Weather in Assiniboia Canada
Daily high temperatures are around 25°F, rarely falling below -4°F or exceeding 47°F. The lowest daily average high temperature is 20°F on January 3.
Daily low temperatures are around 8°F, rarely falling below -21°F or exceeding 30°F. The lowest daily average low temperature is 4°F on January 6.
For reference, on August 6, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Assiniboia typically range from 54°F to 81°F, while on January 5, the coldest day of the year, they range from 4°F to 20°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in the Winter in Assiniboia
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average winter temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in the Winter in Assiniboia
Lerrnakert, Armenia (5,949 miles away); Cholpon-Ata, Kyrgyzstan (6,065 miles); and Laojunmiao, China (6,096 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Assiniboia (view comparison).
The winter in Assiniboia experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 60% to 64%. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 64% on February 21.
The clearest day of the winter is December 3, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 40% of the time.
For reference, on February 20, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 64%, while on July 29, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 73%.
Cloud Cover Categories in the Winter in Assiniboia
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Assiniboia, the chance of a wet day over the course of the winter is essentially constant, remaining around 5% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 31% on June 22, and its lowest chance is 3% on February 14.
Probability of Precipitation in the Winter in Assiniboia
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during the winter in Assiniboia is essentially constant, remaining about 0.2 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.5 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
The highest average 31-day liquid-equivalent accumulation is 0.2 inches on January 4. The lowest average 31-day liquid-equivalent accumulation is 0.1 inches on February 12.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in the Winter in Assiniboia
Over the course of the winter in Assiniboia, the length of the day is very rapidly increasing. From the start to the end of the season, the length of the day increases by 2 hours, 30 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 41 seconds, and weekly increase of 11 minutes, 48 seconds.
The shortest day of the winter is December 21, with 8 hours, 8 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 10 hours, 57 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in the Winter in Assiniboia
The latest sunrise of the winter in Assiniboia is 9:00 AM on December 31 and the earliest sunrise is 1 hour, 12 minutes earlier at 7:48 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 5:03 PM on December 11 and the latest sunset is 1 hour, 42 minutes later at 6:45 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Assiniboia during 2021.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 4:56 AM and sets 16 hours, 19 minutes later, at 9:15 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:58 AM and sets 8 hours, 8 minutes later, at 5:06 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in the Winter in Assiniboia
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for the winter of 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in the Winter in Assiniboia
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Assiniboia is essentially constant during the winter, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 17, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 3% of the time, while on September 22, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in the Winter in Assiniboia
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Assiniboia is essentially constant during the winter, remaining within 0.3 miles per hour of 12.3 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on December 13, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.6 miles per hour, while on July 30, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.7 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during the winter is 12.6 miles per hour on December 13. The lowest daily average wind speed during the winter is 11.9 miles per hour on February 19.
Average Wind Speed in the Winter in Assiniboia
The hourly average wind direction in Assiniboia throughout the winter is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 50% on December 22.
Wind Direction in the Winter in Assiniboia
The growing season in Assiniboia typically lasts for 4.2 months (129 days), from around May 16 to around September 22, rarely starting before April 29 or after June 2, and rarely ending before September 5 or after October 8.
The winter in Assiniboia is reliably fully outside of the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in the Winter in Assiniboia
The average accumulated growing degree days in Assiniboia are very rapidly decreasing during the winter, decreasing by 1,888°F, from 1,888°F to 0°F, over the course of the season.
Growing Degree Days in the Winter in Assiniboia
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Assiniboia is rapidly increasing during the winter, rising by 1.6 kWh, from 1.2 kWh to 2.8 kWh, over the course of the season.
The lowest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during the winter is 1.1 kWh on December 24.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in the Winter in Assiniboia
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Assiniboia are 49.633 deg latitude, -105.984 deg longitude, and 2,431 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Assiniboia contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 154 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 2,424 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (472 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (1,483 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Assiniboia is covered by cropland (92%), within 10 miles by cropland (94%), and within 50 miles by cropland (81%) and grassland (15%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Assiniboia, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Assiniboia.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Assiniboia according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Assiniboia is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Assiniboia and a given station.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .