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Elevation: 2034 feet     Latitude: 53 43N     Longitude: 113 11W
K�ppen Classification: Warm Summer Continental Climate



This climate climate zone covers from about 44�N to 50�N latitude mostly east of the 100th meridian in North America. However, it can be found as far north as 54�N, and further west in the Canadian Prairie Provinces and below 40�N in the high Appalachians. In Europe this subtype reaches its most northerly latitude at nearly 61� N. Areas featuring this subtype of the continental climate have an average temperature in the warmest month below 22�C (22�F). Summer high temperatures in this zone typically average between 21-28�C (70-82�F) during the daytime and the average temperatures in the coldest month are generally far below the -3 �C (27�F) mark.

The K�ppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Dfb". (Warm Summer Continental Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Fort Saskatchewan is 37.8°F (3.2°C). The warmest month, on average, is July with an average temperature of 62.8°F (17.1°C). The coolest month on average is January, with an average temperature of 10.5°F (-11.9°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Fort Saskatchewan is 97.7°F (36.5°C), which was recorded in July. The lowest recorded temperature in Fort Saskatchewan is -50.1°F (-45.6°C), which was recorded in March.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Fort Saskatchewan is 17.9" (454.7 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is July with 3.6" (91.4 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is February with an average of 0.5" (12.7 mm). There are an average of 102.6 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in July with 14.2 days and the least precipitation occurring in March with 4.3 days.

In terms of liquid precipitation, there are an average of 72.6 days of rain, with the most rain occurring in July with 14.6 days of rain, and the least rain occurring in January with 0.2 days of rain.

In Fort Saskatchewan, there's an average of 43.2" of snow (0 cm). The month with the most snow is January, with 9.2" of snow (23.4 cm).

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