The best times to visit Claresholm for ideal weather are

June 18th to September 2nd

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Claresholm Travel Info

Weather in Claresholm

Temperature

Average temperatures in Claresholm vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 35th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Claresholm, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 81.6°F (27.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 49.4°F (9.7°C) at night.

Claresholm Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Claresholm Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Claresholm Perceived Temperature (F)

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Claresholm Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Claresholm Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan3622.711.4
Feb36.121.910
Mar45.731.720.5
Apr54.539.626.5
May64.649.936.1
Jun71.757.643.6
Jul79.864.148.9
Aug79.762.346.2
Sep72.554.539.1
Oct59.843.530
Nov43.930.518.4
Dec32.619.47.4

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan2.2-5.2-11.4
Feb2.3-5.6-12.2
Mar7.6-0.2-6.4
Apr12.54.2-3.1
May18.19.92.3
Jun22.114.26.4
Jul26.617.89.4
Aug26.516.87.9
Sep22.512.53.9
Oct15.46.4-1.1
Nov6.6-0.8-7.6
Dec0.3-7-13.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Claresholm are January, December, and then February. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late February and early March. For example, on the week of February 26th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late May with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of May 21st.

When can you find snow in Claresholm? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around July, especially close to mid July. The best time to ski (if at all) in Claresholm is often around around September 10th when fresh powder is deepest. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Claresholm.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Claresholm (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan4%1.20.5
Feb5%1.20.4
Mar5%0.70.6
Apr15%1.11.5
May21%1.43
Jun20%1.43
Jul13%2.41.6
Aug12%1.61.8
Sep11%1.71.5
Oct8%1.51.9
Nov5%1.30.6
Dec5%1.40.4

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan431.3
Feb531
Mar51.81.5
Apr152.83.8
May213.67.6
Jun203.67.6
Jul136.14.1
Aug124.14.6
Sep114.33.8
Oct83.84.8
Nov53.31.5
Dec53.61

 

Humidity and Wind

Claresholm has some comfortably humid months, with slightly drier months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (45.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (59.1%).

Wind in Claresholm is usually calm. The windiest month is November, followed by January and April. November’s average wind speed of around 8 knots (9.2 MPH or 14.8 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid November where average top sustained speeds reach 19 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Claresholm.

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan7.7Gentle breeze16.5Significant breeze
Feb5.6Light breeze12.9Significant breeze
Mar7.3Gentle breeze15.2Significant breeze
Apr7.5Gentle breeze15.8Significant breeze
May6.8Light breeze14.4Significant breeze
Jun6.5Light breeze13.9Significant breeze
Jul5.9Light breeze13.2Significant breeze
Aug5.5Light breeze13Significant breeze
Sep5.8Light breeze13.9Significant breeze
Oct6.6Light breeze14.2Significant breeze
Nov8Gentle breeze17Significant breeze
Dec6.9Light breeze15Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan53.4%
Feb57.7%
Mar50.2%
Apr45.9%
May46.5%
Jun50.8%
Jul50.3%
Aug48.3%
Sep46.2%
Oct48.4%
Nov52%
Dec59.1%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Claresholm?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Canada; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 07, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Claresholm, AB, Canada is July, followed by June and August. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Claresholm in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 46.8 in December means 46.8% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Claresholm Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 68.6°F (20.3°C) and 36.1°F (2.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 2 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 4 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Claresholm, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 73.5°F (23.1°C) and 37.3°F (2.9°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 3 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Claresholm to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 40.7°F (4.8°C) and 30.8°F (-0.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 1 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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