-12°C
Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
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Updated24/02/2020 16:27 
 

Weather conditions and forecast for Dawson City

Forecast - Environment Canada

Observed at: Whitehorse Airport
Date: Monday February 24, 2020 at 16:00 PST
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Temp.: -12.7 °C
Wind Chill: -19
Wind: NNW 12 km/h
Humidity: 54 %
Dew point: -20.1 °C
Pressure: 103.5 kPa
Tendency: rising
Visibility: 64.4 km
Sunrise: 08:17
Sunset: 18:10
Normals:
Max -6°C Min -16°C
Yesterday
  Max: -2.4 °C
  Min: -11.7 °C
  Rainfall: 0.2 mm

 Extended Forecast - Environment Canada
  Tuesday
Chance of flurries (30%)
Chance of flurries
Max: -8°C
Wednesday
Chance of flurries (30%)
Chance of flurries
Max: -5°C
Thursday
Chance of flurries (40%)
Chance of flurries
Max: -4°C
Friday
Sunny
Sunny
Max: -4°C
Saturday
A mix of sun and cloud
A mix of sun and cloud
Max: -8°C
Sunday
Chance of flurries (60%)
Chance of flurries
Max: -9°C
Monday night
Periods of light snow
Periods of light snow
Min: -18°C
Tuesday night
Chance of flurries (30%)
Chance of flurries
Min: -11°C
Wednesday night
Clear
Clear
Min: -9°C
Thursday night
Chance of flurries (40%)
Chance of flurries
Min: -12°C
Friday night
Cloudy periods
Cloudy periods
Min: -14°C
Saturday night
Cloudy periods
Cloudy periods
Min: -19°C

Forecast

Whitehorse, YT (Issued: Monday February 24, 2020 at 16:00 PST)

Tonight
Cloudy. Periods of light snow beginning overnight. Low minus 18.
Tuesday
Periods of snow ending in the morning then cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries. Amount 2 to 4 cm. Wind becoming southeast 20 km/h in the afternoon. High minus 8. Wind chill minus 21 in the morning and minus 14 in the afternoon. UV index 1 or low.
Tuesday night
Partly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries. Wind southeast 20 km/h. Low minus 11. Wind chill near minus 19.
Wednesday
A mix of sun and cloud with 30 percent chance of flurries. High minus 5.
Wednesday night
Clear. Low minus 9.
Thursday
Cloudy with 40 percent chance of flurries. High minus 4.
Thursday night
Cloudy periods with 40 percent chance of flurries. Low minus 12.
Friday
Sunny. High minus 4.
Friday night
Cloudy periods. Low minus 14.
Saturday
A mix of sun and cloud. High minus 8.
Saturday night
Cloudy periods. Low minus 19.
Sunday
Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. High minus 9.
Averages and extremes
Highest temperature(1943-2012)6.1 °C1945
Lowest temperature(1943-2012)-38.3 °C1979
Average high-6.2 °C 
Average low-17.0 °C 
Average-11.6 °C 
Greatest rainfall(1943-2012)0.0 mm1943
Greatest snowfall(1943-2012)8.9 cm1967
Greatest precipitation(1943-2012)5.6 mm1967
Most snow on the ground(1955-2012)94.0 cm1972
Monthly frequency of precipitation30.0 % 

24 Hour Forecast - Whitehorse, YT

Date/Time
(PST)
Temp.
(°C)

Weather Conditions

LOP †
Wind
(km/h)
Wind
Chill
24 February 2020
17:00 -13 Mainly cloudy (0%)  Mainly cloudy Nil Calm
18:00 -13 Mainly cloudy (0%)  Mainly cloudy Nil Calm
19:00 -14 Mainly cloudy (0%)  Mainly cloudy Nil Calm
20:00 -15 Mainly cloudy (0%)  Mainly cloudy Nil Calm
21:00 -16 Mainly cloudy (0%)  Mainly cloudy Nil Calm
22:00 -17 Mainly cloudy (20%)  Mainly cloudy Low Calm
23:00 -17 Mainly cloudy (20%)  Mainly cloudy Low Calm
25 February 2020
00:00 -18 Overcast (20%)  Overcast Low Calm
01:00 -18 Overcast (20%)  Overcast Low Calm
02:00 -18 Overcast (20%)  Overcast Low Calm
03:00 -17 Periods of light snow (100%)  Periods of light snow High Calm
04:00 -17 Periods of light snow (100%)  Periods of light snow High Calm
05:00 -17 Periods of light snow (100%)  Periods of light snow High Calm
06:00 -17 Periods of light snow (100%)  Periods of light snow High Calm
07:00 -17 Periods of light snow (100%)  Periods of light snow High VR 5 -21
08:00 -16 Periods of light snow (100%)  Periods of light snow High VR 5 -20
09:00 -15 Periods of light snow (100%)  Periods of light snow High VR 5 -19
10:00 -14 Chance of flurries (30%)  Chance of flurries Low VR 5 -17
11:00 -13 Chance of flurries (30%)  Chance of flurries Low VR 5 -17
12:00 -13 Chance of flurries (30%)  Chance of flurries Low VR 5 -16
13:00 -12 Chance of flurries (30%)  Chance of flurries Low VR 5 -15
14:00 -11 Chance of flurries (30%)  Chance of flurries Low VR 5 -14
15:00 -10 Chance of flurries (30%)  Chance of flurries Low SE 20 -18
16:00 -9 Chance of flurries (30%)  Chance of flurries Low SE 20 -17
 
† 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

Environment Canada