Best Time To Visit Dawson

Best Time To Go To Dawson

Since Dawson is just below the Arctic Circle, there is lot of day light in the months of May to early August.

  • Summer: Summers in Dawson are from late June through August which makes it the good season to visit and enjoy hiking, paddling and road tripping.
  • Winter: Winters are from October to April making it the best time for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing season.
  • Autumn: This is that period of time when between August through September when foliage turns red and orange with fall colours.

So, the best time to visit Dawson is between the months of May to late August.

Climate in Dawson

Know weather for your travel dates:

23-Jan-2018
oF | oC
Today 23 Jan

-18oC

-22oC

Foggy in the morning.

Wind:0.7 m/s

Humidity:74%

Precipitation:0.02%

  • Wed 24 Jan
    -21oC | -23oC

    Foggy in the morning.

  • Thu 25 Jan
    -19oC | -23oC

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 26 Jan
    -18oC | -23oC

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Sat 27 Jan
    -20oC | -23oC

    Partly cloudy overnight.

  • Sun 28 Jan
    -22oC | -26oC

    Partly cloudy until evening.

  • Mon 29 Jan
    -24oC | -28oC

    Clear throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Dawson

Average Temperature in Dawson by month

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  • 15o
  • 10o
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Jan

Average temperature: -18oC

Minimum temperature: -23oC

Maximum temperature: -6oC

Feb

Average temperature: -27oC

Minimum temperature: -33oC

Maximum temperature: -23oC

Mar

Average temperature: -26oC

Minimum temperature: -37oC

Maximum temperature: -12oC

Apr

Average temperature: 2oC

Minimum temperature: -4oC

Maximum temperature: 9oC

May

Average temperature: 6oC

Minimum temperature: -1oC

Maximum temperature: 13oC

Jun

Average temperature: 13oC

Minimum temperature: 0oC

Maximum temperature: 20oC

Jul

Average temperature: 16oC

Minimum temperature: 8oC

Maximum temperature: 22oC

Aug

Average temperature: 16oC

Minimum temperature: 7oC

Maximum temperature: 25oC

Sep

Average temperature: 9oC

Minimum temperature: -2oC

Maximum temperature: 18oC

Oct

Average temperature: 3oC

Minimum temperature: -1oC

Maximum temperature: 8oC

Nov

Average temperature: -8oC

Minimum temperature: -14oC

Maximum temperature: 0oC

Dec

Average temperature: -18oC

Minimum temperature: -31oC

Maximum temperature: -10oC

Highest temperature in Dawson is recorded as 25oC in August.

Lowest temperature in Dawson is recorded as -37oC in March.

Average Rain in Dawson by Month (in mm)

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  • 30
  • 20
  • 10 0
Jan

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 2.58 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 4.63 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 18.57 mm

Minimum Rain: 7.74 mm

Maximum Rain: 35.6 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 2.58 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 7.74 mm

May

Average Rain: 0.51 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 1.52 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 38.18 mm

Minimum Rain: 1.52 mm

Maximum Rain: 77.42 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 7.72 mm

Minimum Rain: 4.63 mm

Maximum Rain: 9.27 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 13.41 mm

Minimum Rain: 3.11 mm

Maximum Rain: 20.12 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 1.02 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 1.52 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 3.62 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 10.85 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 21.68 mm

Minimum Rain: 4.63 mm

Maximum Rain: 34.08 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Dawson is 77.42 mm in July.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Dawson are January and June.

Average Humidity in Dawson by Month (in %)

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  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 77%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Feb

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 70%

Maximum Humidity: 71%

Mar

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 63%

Apr

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 78%

May

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 55%

Maximum Humidity: 72%

Jun

Average Humidity: 46%

Minimum Humidity: 43%

Maximum Humidity: 50%

Jul

Average Humidity: 64%

Minimum Humidity: 54%

Maximum Humidity: 74%

Aug

Average Humidity: 60%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 62%

Sep

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 66%

Maximum Humidity: 74%

Oct

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 75%

Nov

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 86%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Dec

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 73%

Maximum Humidity: 80%

Most humid month in Dawson is November.

Least humid month in Dawson is June.

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