The best times to visit Oyen for ideal weather are
May 28th to September 23rd
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Oyen Travel Guide
Other Oyen Travel Info
Weather in Oyen
Average temperatures in Oyen vary an incredible amount. 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 36th 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 Oyen, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 80.7°F (27.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 53.5°F (11.9°C) at night.
Oyen Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Oyen Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Oyen Perceived Temperature (F)
Oyen Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Oyen 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Oyen are March, April, and then September. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late March. For example, on the week of March 26th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid December with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of December 17th.
When can you find snow in Oyen? Weather stations report a very small amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around May, especially close to late May to early June. The best time to ski (if at all) in Oyen is often around around May 28th 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 Oyen.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Oyen (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Oyen has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is May (42.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (73.9%).
Wind in Oyen is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by April and May. January’s average wind speed of around 10.9 knots (12.5 MPH or 20.1 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 to mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 19.1 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Oyen.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||10.9||Gentle breeze||17.2||Strong breeze|
|Feb||9.1||Gentle breeze||14.8||Significant breeze|
|Mar||9.8||Gentle breeze||16.1||Strong breeze|
|Apr||10.2||Gentle breeze||17.1||Strong breeze|
|May||9.8||Gentle breeze||17||Strong breeze|
|Jun||9.1||Gentle breeze||16.2||Significant breeze|
|Jul||8||Gentle breeze||14.4||Strong breeze|
|Aug||7.7||Gentle breeze||13.8||Significant breeze|
|Sep||8.5||Gentle breeze||14.7||Strong breeze|
|Oct||9.5||Gentle breeze||15.9||Significant breeze|
|Nov||9.7||Gentle breeze||15.6||Strong breeze|
|Dec||8.6||Gentle breeze||14.5||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Oyen?
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 Oyen, 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 Oyen 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
Overall Oyen Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 70.1°F (21.2°C) and 23.9°F (-4.5°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 to 3 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 moderate precipitation with about 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Oyen, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 73°F (22.8°C) and 28.6°F (-1.9°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 5 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 Oyen to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 27.9°F (-2.3°C) and 18°F (-7.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.