Summary for the Month of April, 2019

         The Mean was 5.5 C and is near normal for an average mean of 4.8 C with a standard deviation of +/- 1.7 C degrees.

         This month had 0 record cold type days, 0 record warm type days, and 1 record precipitation type days.

         This month ranks 12th warmest out of 30 years.

         The Total Precipitation was 28.8 ml and is near normal for an average total of 42.4 ml with a standard deviation of +/- 23.0 ml.

         This month ranks 18th wettest out of 30 years.

         The warmest day was 21.5 C on the 18th.

         The coldest day was -6.0 C on the 30th.

         The rainiest day was 3.2 ml on the 11th.

         The snowiest day was 17.2 cm on the 27th.

         There were 22 warmer than average days, 8 colder than average days, and 0 day(s) exactly equal to the average this month.

 

Summary for the Month of March, 2019

         The Mean was -2.5 C and is near normal for an average mean of -1.3 C with a standard deviation of +/- 3.5 C degrees.

         This month had 2 record cold type days, 1 record warm type days, and 0 record precipitation type days.

         This month ranks 20th warmest out of 30 years.

         The Total Precipitation was 6.0 ml and is below normal for an average total of 26.3 ml with a standard deviation of +/- 18.1 ml.

         This month ranks 30th wettest out of 30 years. (in other words, the driest March recorded)

         The warmest day was 17.0 C on the 19th.

         The coldest day was -33.5 C on the 2nd.

         The rainiest day was 0.6 ml on the 24th.

         The snowiest day was 2.0 cm on the 12th.

         There were 15 warmer than average days, 15 colder than average days, and 1 day(s) exactly equal to the average this month.

 

Summary for the Month of February, 2019

         The Mean was -18.4 C and is below normal for an average mean of -6.0 C with a standard deviation of +/- 4.4 C degrees.

         This month had 2 record cold type days, 0 record warm type days, and 1 record precipitation type days.

         This month ranks 30th warmest out of 30 years. (in other words, the coldest)

         The Winter months of Dec/Jan/Feb mean temperature was -8.7 C, which is near normal for the average mean of -6.6 C with a standard deviation of +/- 2.3 C degrees.

         This Winter Season ranks 22nd warmest out of 30 years.

         The Total Precipitation was 36.4 ml and is above normal for an average total of 17.3 ml with a standard deviation of +/- 11.9 ml.

         This month ranks 3rd wettest out of 30 years.

         The Winter months of Dec/Jan/Feb Precipitation total was 64.0 ml, which is near normal for the average of 53.4 ml with a standard deviation of +/- 22.4 ml.

         This Season Precipitation ranks 9th wettest out of 30 years.

         The warmest day was 1.5 C on the 22nd.

         The coldest day was -31.5 C on the 10th.

         No rain was recorded this month.

         The snowiest day was 5.8 cm on the 20th.

         There were 0 warmer than average days, 28 colder than average days, and 0 day(s) exactly equal to the average this month.

Footnote: The Mean of -18.4C is the coldest month I have recorded in Okotoks in the 30 years of measuring temperatures. The previous coldest was -15.9C in Jan. 1996

 

Summary for the Month of January, 2019

         The Mean was -4.1 C and is near normal for an average mean of -7.3 C with a standard deviation of +/- 3.5 C degrees.

         This month had 0 record cold type days, 1 record warm type days, and 3 record precipitation type days.

         This month ranks 6th warmest out of 30 years.

         The Total Precipitation was 11.4 ml and is near normal for an average total of 16.7 ml with a standard deviation of +/- 9.4 ml.

         This month ranks 19th wettest out of 30 years.

         The warmest day was 11.0 C on the 3rd.

         The coldest day was -20.0 C on the 24th.

         The rainiest day was 0.2 ml on the 26th.

         The snowiest day was 6.0 cm on the 17th.

         There were 22 warmer than average days, 9 colder than average days, and 0 day(s) exactly equal to the average this month.