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    Alberta - Canada

    Banff weather and climate

    Alberta - Canada

    Banff weather and climate

    Day

    14 °C

    Night

    -1 °C

    0

    Precipitation

    52 mm

    in month

    Rainy days

    11 days

    in month

    Daylight

    15 hours

    average

    Sunshine

    6 hours

    average

    Humidity

    58 %

    Weather charts for Banff

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    Weather overview
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    Wet days chart
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    Sunhours per day chart
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    Wind chart
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    Humidity chart
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    Weather overview for Banff

    Weather overview

    Banff (Canada) in general has a cold continental climate. Temperatures during the day are in the range from -4.3 °C (24.3 °F) in December to 21.5 °C (70.7 °F) in July. The driest month is October with just 8 days of rain, on the contrary, the month when it rains the most is June with 14 days of rain. The highest night temperatures could be experienced in July with 5.1 °C (41.2 °F), the lowest in December with -13.4 °C (7.9 °F).

    January weather

    The beginning of the rise of the day temperature could be noticed, with its value being -3.0 °C (26.6 °F) in Banff, while the sea temperature is on its maximum, with its value of 0.0 °C (32.0 °F). The number of rainy days starts to rise, with its value being 9 days. The number of sun hours (without clouds) rise's start could be observed, its value is 2 hours.

    February weather

    The day temperature rises similarly to the previous month, with its value of -0.1 °C (31.8 °F) in Banff, while the night temperature rise's start could be observed in February. The rainfall amount is on its minimum in February. The number of sun hours (without clouds) rises similarly to the previous month, the value of this measure is 3 hours.

    March weather

    The day temperature rises similarly to the previous month, with its value being 3.1 °C (37.6 °F) in Banff, and the night temperature continues to rise too, with its value being -9.3 °C (15.3 °F). The number of rainy days rise's start could be observed, and the rainfall amount rise's start could be observed as well in this month. The wind speed reaches its maximum in this month. The rise of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed, the value of this measure is 5 hours.

    April weather

    The day temperature continues to rise, with its value of 8.3 °C (46.9 °F) in Banff, and the night temperature continues to rise as well, the value of this measure is -5.1 °C (22.8 °F). The beginning of the descent of the number of rainy days could be noticed, with its value being 9 days, while the rainfall amount continues to rise, with its value of 35 mm (1.38 in). The number of sun hours (without clouds) continues to rise, with its value being 6 hours.

    May weather

    The day temperature continues to rise, with its value of 13.7 °C (56.7 °F) in Banff, and the rise of the night temperature can be observed as well, the value of this measure is -0.8 °C (30.6 °F). The beginning of the rise of the number of rainy days could be noticed, with its value of 11 days, while the rainfall amount continues to rise, with its value being 52 mm (2.07 in). The number of sun hours (without clouds) rises similarly to the previous month, its value is 6 hours. The humidity is on its minimum in this month.

    June weather

    The day temperature continues to rise, the value of this measure is 17.6 °C (63.7 °F) in Banff, and the night temperature continues to rise as well, its value is 3.1 °C (37.6 °F). The number of rainy days is on its maximum, the value of this measure is 14 days, and the rainfall amount reaches its maximum too in June. The rise of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed, the value of this measure is 7 hours. The maximum of the day length can be noticed, with its value of 16 hours.

    July weather

    The day temperature reaches its maximum, with its value of 21.5 °C (70.7 °F) in Banff, and the maximum of the night temperature is observable as well, its value is 5.1 °C (41.2 °F). The tourist season slowly starts. The beginning of the descent of the number of rainy days could be noticed, with its value being 11 days, and the beginning of the descent of the rainfall amount could be noticed as well, with its value being 54 mm (2.14 in). The number of sun hours (without clouds) reaches its maximum in July.

    August weather

    The beginning of the descent of the number of sun hours (without clouds) could be noticed in this month in Banff. There is pending tourist season. The minimum of the wind speed is observable, with its value of 2.4.

    September weather

    The day temperature descent's start could be observed, the value of this measure is 16.0 °C (60.8 °F) in Banff, and the night temperature descent's start could be observed as well, the value of this measure is 1.0 °C (33.8 °F). The beginning of the descent of the number of rainy days could be noticed in September. The number of sun hours (without clouds) descents similarly to the previous month, with its value being 5 hours.

    October weather

    The day temperature continues to descent, with its value being 9.4 °C (48.9 °F) in Banff, and the descent of the night temperature can be observed too. The minimum of the number of rainy days is observable, with its value being 8 days, while the rainfall amount starts to descent, with its value being 35 mm (1.36 in). The descent of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed, with its value of 4 hours.

    November weather

    The descent of the day temperature can be observed in Banff, and the descent of the night temperature can be observed as well, with its value of -8.3 °C (17.1 °F). The descent of the rainfall amount can be observed, while the number of rainy days starts to rise. The number of sun hours (without clouds) descents similarly to the previous month, the value of this measure is 2 hours.

    December weather

    The day temperature reaches its minimum in Banff, and the minimum of the night temperature can be noticed too, the value of this measure is -13.4 °C (7.9 °F). The number of rainy days descent's start could be observed, its value is 8 days. The minimum of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be noticed in December. The humidity is on its maximum in December. The minimum of the day length is observable.

    FAQs

    What is the air temperature in May in Banff at night?

    The average night temperature in Banff in May is -0.8 °C (30.6 °F). The nights will be cool, layers of clothes will be needed for evening and morning walks, the hotel should be equipped with heating.

    Are there good conditions to visit in June in Banff?

    Banff can be visited in June - the weather will be moderate. A relatively low temperature of 17.6 °C (63.7 °F) may be ideal for walking or outdoor activities, but some people may have a different idea of the holiday. The night temperature of 3.1 °C (37.6 °F) is not inviting for evening and night activities except for visiting a bar and having beer or two.

    What is the temperature in Banff during the day in July?

    The average daily temperature in July in Banff is 21.5 °C (70.7 °F). A comfortable temperature for most people, where it is neither too cold nor too hot, and a large number of activities can be carried out comfortably, including sunbathing by the water. Lighter clothing will be suitable - shorts, skirts, t-shirts, jackets; a light sweater and long trousers may also be useful.

    Is there a wet season in August in Banff?

    No, there is no wet season in August in Banff - you can expect 11 days of rain during the month.

    How many days of precipitation on average can I expect in September in Banff?

    There are 10 days, which are rainy in September in Banff, that is, days with precipitation more than 2 mm (0.08 in). Converted to days of the week, this means that it will occur on an average of 2.4 days of the week, or in general - 34 % days.