Best Time To Visit Edmonton - Time To Go To Edmonton

Edmonton has a humid continental climate with mild winters and equally mild summer months. The climate is usually dry and rainfall is not frequent. Thunderstorms are frequent during the summers and may cause some serious damage.

  • Spring: Lasting from March to May, average daily temperatures in spring range between 6 degree Celsius to 12 degree Celsius and the trees begin to emerge from the frost as the weather turns pleasant.
  • Summer: July to August is summer and the weather is hot and sunny with long days and warm nights and plenty of outdoor events. Peak temperatures in summer reach up to 25 degree Celsius.
  • Autumn: The months of September to November bring with them cool winds and the leaves begin to change colour making it a pretty sight. The temperatures average from 19 degree Celsius to 11 degree Celsius with occasional light snowfall.
  • Winter: Winter in Edmonton is cold and frosty with January being the coldest month. It lasts from December to February. There is frequent snowfall and daytime temperatures on average drop to -7 degree Celsius, which makes this time of the year as off-season in Edmonton.

The best time to visit Edmonton is in the summer months of June to August when the weather is warm and plenty of festivals take place.

Climate in Edmonton

Know weather for your travel dates:

19-Sep-2018
Today 19 Sep

51

33

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Wind:2.8 m/s

Humidity:71%

Precipitation:0.02%

  • Thu 20 Sep
    45 | 31

    Snow (2–5 cm.) in the morning.

  • Fri 21 Sep
    39 | 33

    Light snow (1–2 cm.) until afternoon.

  • Sat 22 Sep
    50 | 40

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sun 23 Sep
    58 | 39

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Mon 24 Sep
    62 | 43

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Tue 25 Sep
    55 | 38

    Breezy until evening and partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

Month wise Weather in Edmonton

Average Temperature in Edmonton by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 17℉

Minimum temperature: -15℉

Maximum temperature: 43℉

Feb

Average temperature: 20℉

Minimum temperature: -17℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

Mar

Average temperature: 23℉

Minimum temperature: -11℉

Maximum temperature: 54℉

Apr

Average temperature: 38℉

Minimum temperature: 21℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

May

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Jun

Average temperature: 60℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Jul

Average temperature: 64℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Aug

Average temperature: 61℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Sep

Average temperature: 53℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Oct

Average temperature: 41℉

Minimum temperature: 21℉

Maximum temperature: 68℉

Nov

Average temperature: 19℉

Minimum temperature: -2℉

Maximum temperature: 41℉

Dec

Average temperature: 11℉

Minimum temperature: -17℉

Maximum temperature: 37℉

Highest temperature in Edmonton is recorded as 87.8℉ in September.

Lowest temperature in Edmonton is recorded as -16.6℉ in February and December.

Average Rain in Edmonton by Month (in mm)

  • 80
  • 60
  • 40
  • 20 0
Jan

Average Rain: 7.98 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 94.43 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 12.49 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 100.64 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 13.33 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 80.53 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 53.72 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 320.53 mm

May

Average Rain: 42.75 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 709.15 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 38.61 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 199.77 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 39.7 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 393.31 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 22.48 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 193.55 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 34.68 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 345.28 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 14.23 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 164.1 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 16.67 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 154.84 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 9.84 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 109.91 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Edmonton is 709.15 mm in May.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Edmonton is January.

Average Humidity in Edmonton by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Feb

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 48%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Mar

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Apr

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 49%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

May

Average Humidity: 54%

Minimum Humidity: 36%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Jun

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 38%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Jul

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 47%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Aug

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 52%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Sep

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 47%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Oct

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 47%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Nov

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Dec

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 52%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Most humid month in Edmonton is November.

Least humid month in Edmonton is May.

Best time to visit Edmonton Attractions in September

  • Best time to visit West Edmonton Mall in Edmonton
    • Everyday : 11:00 AM to 06:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Fort Edmonton Park in Edmonton
    • Everyday : 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Whyte Avenue in Edmonton
    • Everyday : 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
  • Best time to visit World Waterpark in Edmonton
    • Everyday : 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM