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Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
Language:  English
Updated10/12/2018 09:18 
 

Observed at: Dawson Airport
Date: Monday December 10, 2018 at 09:00 PST
Mainly Clear
Mainly Clear
Temp.: -18.3 °C
Wind Chill: -20
Wind: N 2 km/h
Humidity: 85 %
Dew point: -20.3 °C
Pressure: 99.4 kPa
Tendency: rising
Visibility: 24.1 km
Sunrise: 10:56
Sunset: 15:25
Normals:
Max -20°C Min -29°C
Yesterday
  Max: 3.4 °C
  Min: -10.7 °C
  Rainfall: 0.0 mm

 Extended Forecast - Environment Canada
Monday
A mix of sun and cloud
A mix of sun and cloud
Max: -14°C
Tuesday
Snow
Snow
Max: -8°C
Wednesday
Cloudy
Cloudy
Max: -14°C
Thursday
Chance of flurries (30%)
Chance of flurries
Max: -17°C
Friday
Sunny
Sunny
Max: -21°C
Saturday
Sunny
Sunny
Max: -22°C
Sunday
A mix of sun and cloud
A mix of sun and cloud
Max: -20°C
Monday night
Snow
Snow
Min: -11°C *
Tuesday night
Periods of snow
Periods of snow
Min: -13°C
Wednesday night
Chance of flurries (30%)
Chance of flurries
Min: -17°C
Thursday night
Cloudy periods
Cloudy periods
Min: -23°C
Friday night
Clear
Clear
Min: -25°C
Saturday night
Clear
Clear
Min: -24°C
 

* - Denotes an abnormal temperature trend.

Forecast

Dawson, YT (Issued: Monday December 10, 2018 at 05:00 PST)

Today
A mix of sun and cloud. Wind up to 15 km/h. Temperature steady near minus 14. Wind chill minus 20 in the afternoon.
Tonight
Becoming cloudy this evening then snow. Amount 2 to 4 cm. Wind up to 15 km/h. Temperature rising to minus 7 by morning. Wind chill minus 19 in the evening and minus 10 overnight.
Tuesday
Snow. Amount 5 cm. Wind up to 15 km/h. Temperature steady near minus 8. Wind chill near minus 12.
Tuesday night
Periods of snow. Low minus 13.
Wednesday
Cloudy. High minus 14.
Wednesday night
Cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries. Low minus 17.
Thursday
Cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries. High minus 17.
Thursday night
Clearing. Low minus 23.
Friday
Sunny. High minus 21.
Friday night
Clear. Low minus 25.
Saturday
Sunny. High minus 22.
Saturday night
Clear. Low minus 24.
Sunday
A mix of sun and cloud. High minus 20.
Averages and extremes
Highest temperature(1976-2014)-1.0 °C1997
Lowest temperature(1976-2014)-48.3 °C1977
Average high-19.6 °C 
Average low-28.1 °C 
Average-23.9 °C 
Greatest rainfall(1976-2014)0.0 mm1976
Greatest snowfall(1976-2014)5.4 cm1998
Greatest precipitation(1976-2014)2.4 mm1998
Most snow on the ground(1976-2014)74.0 cm1978
Monthly frequency of precipitation37.0 % 

24 Hour Forecast - Dawson, YT

Date/Time
(PST)
Temp.
(°C)

Weather Conditions

LOP †
Wind
(km/h)
Wind
Chill
10 December 2018
10:00 -14 Partly cloudy (0%)  Partly cloudy Nil Calm
11:00 -14 A mix of sun and cloud (0%)  A mix of sun and cloud Nil Calm
12:00 -14 A mix of sun and cloud (0%)  A mix of sun and cloud Nil Calm
13:00 -14 A mix of sun and cloud (0%)  A mix of sun and cloud Nil E 10 -20
14:00 -14 A mix of sun and cloud (0%)  A mix of sun and cloud Nil E 10 -20
15:00 -14 Partly cloudy (0%)  Partly cloudy Nil E 10 -20
16:00 -14 Partly cloudy (0%)  Partly cloudy Nil E 10 -20
17:00 -14 Partly cloudy (0%)  Partly cloudy Nil E 10 -20
18:00 -13 Partly cloudy (0%)  Partly cloudy Nil E 10 -19
19:00 -13 Partly cloudy (0%)  Partly cloudy Nil E 10 -18
20:00 -12 Partly cloudy (0%)  Partly cloudy Nil E 10 -17
21:00 -11 Overcast (0%)  Overcast Nil E 10 -16
22:00 -10 Snow (100%)  Snow High E 10 -16
23:00 -10 Snow (100%)  Snow High VR 5 -12
11 December 2018
00:00 -9 Snow (100%)  Snow High VR 5 -12
01:00 -8 Snow (100%)  Snow High VR 5 -11
02:00 -8 Snow (100%)  Snow High VR 5 -10
03:00 -7 Snow (100%)  Snow High VR 5 -10
04:00 -7 Snow (100%)  Snow High VR 5 -10
05:00 -7 Snow (100%)  Snow High VR 5 -10
06:00 -7 Snow (100%)  Snow High VR 5 -10
07:00 -8 Snow (100%)  Snow High VR 5 -11
08:00 -8 Snow (100%)  Snow High VR 5 -11
09:00 -8 Snow (100%)  Snow High VR 5 -11
 
† Likelihood of Precipitation (LOP) as described in the public forecast as a chance of measurable precipitation for a period of time.
  Nil: 0%
  Low: 40% or below
  Medium: 60% or 70%
  High: Above 70%
‡ Value not significant

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