The best times to visit Estevan for ideal weather are

June 4th to September 16th

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

 

 


Other Estevan Travel Info

Weather in Estevan

Temperature

Average temperatures in Estevan vary an incredible amount. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 43rd 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 Estevan, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid July where highs are regularly around 80.1°F (26.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.1°F (13.4°C) at night.

Estevan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Estevan 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.

Estevan Perceived Temperature (F)

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Estevan Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Estevan 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

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 21.5 12.1 2.6
Feb 19.5 9.5 -0.6
Mar 35.5 24.5 13.4
Apr 48.3 37.5 25.9
May 63 51.8 39.8
Jun 71.9 61.3 50.6
Jul 77 66.3 54.8
Aug 77.7 65.7 52.4
Sep 69.5 56.9 43.5
Oct 53.5 42.4 32.3
Nov 33.3 23.5 14.6
Dec 22.5 13.1 4.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -5.8 -11.1 -16.3
Feb -6.9 -12.5 -18.1
Mar 1.9 -4.2 -10.3
Apr 9.1 3.1 -3.4
May 17.2 11 4.3
Jun 22.2 16.3 10.3
Jul 25 19.1 12.7
Aug 25.4 18.7 11.3
Sep 20.8 13.8 6.4
Oct 11.9 5.8 0.2
Nov 0.7 -4.7 -9.7
Dec -5.3 -10.5 -15.4

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Estevan are January, April, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of June 4th.

When can you find snow in Estevan? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around August, especially close to early to mid August. The best time to ski (if at all) in Estevan is often around around August 6th 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 Estevan.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 4% 2.8 0.5
Feb 9% 3.4 4
Mar 16% 4.4 3.4
Apr 8% 1.9 0.8
May 12% 0 2
Jun 22% 0.4 2.6
Jul 11% 0 1.9
Aug 10% 15.7 1.4
Sep 11% 0 2.4
Oct 8% 1.2 1
Nov 11% 0.9 2.3
Dec 9% 2 2.4

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 4 7.1 1.3
Feb 9 8.6 10.2
Mar 16 11.2 8.6
Apr 8 4.8 2
May 12 0 5.1
Jun 22 1 6.6
Jul 11 0 4.8
Aug 10 39.9 3.6
Sep 11 0 6.1
Oct 8 3 2.5
Nov 11 2.3 5.8
Dec 9 5.1 6.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Estevan has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is May (48.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (73.3%).

Wind in Estevan is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by November and April. January’s average wind speed of around 9.6 knots (11.1 MPH or 17.9 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 early April where average top sustained speeds reach 15.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 9.6 Gentle breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
Feb 8.3 Gentle breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Mar 8.8 Gentle breeze 13.2 Significant breeze
Apr 9.2 Gentle breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
May 8.6 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Jun 7.6 Gentle breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Jul 6.5 Light breeze 10.5 Significant breeze
Aug 6.5 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
Sep 7.4 Gentle breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Oct 8.2 Gentle breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Nov 9.3 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Dec 8.3 Gentle breeze 11.7 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 70.6%
Feb 63.2%
Mar 62.5%
Apr 52.9%
May 48.8%
Jun 56.4%
Jul 59.8%
Aug 53.5%
Sep 54.2%
Oct 63.8%
Nov 71.5%
Dec 73.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Estevan?

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 Estevan, SK, Canada is August, followed by July and April. 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 Estevan 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 50.1 in December means 50.1% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Estevan Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 67.4°F (19.7°C) and 19.6°F (-6.9°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 to 5 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 3 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Estevan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 72.5°F (22.5°C) and 25°F (-3.9°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: approximately 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 Estevan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 26.4°F (-3.1°C) and 15.9°F (-8.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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