Best Time To Visit Dawson, Canada

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:

19-Apr-2018
Today 19 Apr

41

26

Foggy in the morning.

Wind:0.86 m/s

Humidity:61%

Precipitation:0.04%

  • Fri 20 Apr
    46 | 26

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sat 21 Apr
    49 | 34

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sun 22 Apr
    47 | 35

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Mon 23 Apr
    53 | 32

    Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Tue 24 Apr
    48 | 32

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Wed 25 Apr
    49 | 27

    Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.

Month wise Weather in Dawson

Average Temperature in Dawson by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Apr

Average temperature: 33℉

Minimum temperature: 7℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

May

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 27℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Jun

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 30℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Jul

Average temperature: 62℉

Minimum temperature: 41℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Aug

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 30℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Sep

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 66℉

Oct

Average temperature: 29℉

Minimum temperature: 1℉

Maximum temperature: 52℉

  • -20℉
  • -40℉
  • -60℉
  • -80℉
Jan

Average temperature: -11℉

Minimum temperature: -42℉

Maximum temperature: 21℉

Feb

Average temperature: -6℉

Minimum temperature: -33℉

Maximum temperature: 39℉

Mar

Average temperature: -1℉

Minimum temperature: -38℉

Maximum temperature: 43℉

Nov

Average temperature: -8℉

Minimum temperature: -36℉

Maximum temperature: 32℉

Dec

Average temperature: -12℉

Minimum temperature: -40℉

Maximum temperature: 21℉

Highest temperature in Dawson is recorded as 86℉ in June.

Lowest temperature in Dawson is recorded as -41.8℉ in January.

Average Rain in Dawson by Month (in mm)

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  • 30
  • 20
  • 10 0
Jan

Average Rain: 11.99 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 72.79 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 7.69 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 35.6 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 14.34 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 41.82 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 5.94 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 43.34 mm

May

Average Rain: 3.09 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 17.01 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 12.95 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 209.03 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 29.22 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 205.92 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 20.88 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 263.23 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 16.77 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 88.27 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 16.33 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 178.06 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 34.68 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 178.06 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 13.79 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 75.9 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Dawson is 263.23 mm in August.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Dawson is May.

Average Humidity in Dawson by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Feb

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 63%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Mar

Average Humidity: 61%

Minimum Humidity: 53%

Maximum Humidity: 80%

Apr

Average Humidity: 56%

Minimum Humidity: 36%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

May

Average Humidity: 59%

Minimum Humidity: 35%

Maximum Humidity: 81%

Jun

Average Humidity: 53%

Minimum Humidity: 37%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Jul

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Aug

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 53%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Sep

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Oct

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Nov

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 62%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Dec

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Most humid month in Dawson is October.

Least humid month in Dawson is June.