Summary for the Month of August, 2019

         The Mean was 16.6 C and is near normal for an average mean of 16.5 C with a standard deviation of +/- 1.3 C degrees.

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

         This month ranks 15th warmest out of 30 years.

         The Summer months of Jun/Jul/Aug mean temperature was 16.0 C, which is near normal for the average mean of 15.9 C with a standard deviation of +/- 1.0 C degrees.

         This Season ranks 15th warmest out of 30 years.

         The Total Precipitation was 61.9 ml and is near normal for an average total of 57.6 ml with a standard deviation of +/- 29.8 ml.

         This month ranks 10th wettest out of 30 years.

         The Summer months of Jun/Jul/Aug Precipitation total was 209.9 ml, which is near normal for the average of 222.6 ml with a standard deviation of +/- 81.9 ml.

         This Season Precipitation ranks 16th wettest out of 30 years.

         The warmest day was 33.0 C on the 21st.

         The coldest day was 3.5 C on the 27th.

         The rainiest day was 20.0 ml on the 31st.

         No snow was recorded this month.

         There were 14 warmer than average days, 16 colder than average days, and 1 day(s) exactly equal to the average this month.

 

Summary for the Month of July, 2019

         The Mean was 16.7 C and is near normal for an average mean of 17.3 C with a standard deviation of +/- 1.6 C degrees.

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

         This month ranks 22nd warmest out of 30 years.

         The Total Precipitation was 73.0 ml and is near normal for an average total of 57.7 ml with a standard deviation of +/- 37.7 ml.

         This month ranks 9th wettest out of 30 years.

         The warmest day was 32.0 C on the 23rd.

         The coldest day was 5.0 C on the 19th.

         The rainiest day was 16.4 ml on the 4th.

         No snow was recorded this month.

         There were 15 warmer than average days, 16 colder than average days, and 0 day(s) exactly equal to the average this month.

 

Summary for the Month of June, 2019

         The Mean was 14.7 C and is near normal for an average mean of 14.1 C with a standard deviation of +/- 1.0 C degrees.

         This month had 0 record cold type days, 4 record warm type days, and 0 record precipitation type days.

         This month ranks 6th warmest out of 30 years.

         The Total Precipitation was 75.0 ml and is near normal for an average total of 111.8 ml with a standard deviation of +/- 60.2 ml.

         This month ranks 23rd wettest out of 30 years.

         The warmest day was 31.0 C on the 13th.

         The coldest day was 1.5 C on the 9th.

         The rainiest day was 8.4 ml on the 25th.

         No snow was recorded this month.

         There were 14 warmer than average days, 16 colder than average days, and 0 day(s) exactly equal to the average this month.

 

Summary for the Month of May, 2019

         The Mean was 9.6 C and is near normal for an average mean of 10.1 C with a standard deviation of +/- 1.6 C degrees.

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

         This month ranks 20th warmest out of 30 years.

         The Spring months of Mar/Apr/May mean temperature was 4.2 C, which is near normal for the average mean of 4.3 C with a standard deviation of +/- 2.1 C degrees.

         This Season ranks 19th warmest out of 30 years.

         The Total Precipitation was 50.8 ml and is near normal for an average total of 74.8 ml with a standard deviation of +/- 37.9 ml.

         This month ranks 21st wettest out of 30 years.

         The Spring months of Mar/Apr/May Precipitation total was 85.6 ml, which is below normal for the average of 140.9 ml with a standard deviation of +/- 51.9 ml.

         This Season Precipitation ranks 26th wettest out of 30 years.

         The warmest day was 28.0 C on the 29th.

         The coldest day was -3.5 C on the 1st.

         The rainiest day was 18.2 ml on the 17th.

         The snowiest day was 6.0 cm on the 4th.

         There were 14 warmer than average days, 16 colder than average days, and 1 day(s) exactly equal to the average this month.

 

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.