The best times to visit Prince Albert for ideal weather are

June 11th 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 Prince Albert Travel Info

Weather in Prince Albert

Temperature

Average temperatures in Prince Albert 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 37th 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 Prince Albert, 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 78.8°F (26°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 53.7°F (12.1°C) at night.

Prince Albert Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Prince Albert 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.

Prince Albert Perceived Temperature (F)

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Prince Albert Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Prince Albert 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 16.5 4.5 -5.3
Feb 16.8 3.6 -7.5
Mar 31.1 18.4 7.5
Apr 48.7 36.2 24.9
May 64.7 50.8 36.7
Jun 72.4 60 47.5
Jul 77.7 65.4 53.6
Aug 76 62.5 50
Sep 68.8 53.3 40.6
Oct 51.9 39.8 30
Nov 30.6 21.1 13.1
Dec 13.4 4.2 -4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -8.6 -15.3 -20.7
Feb -8.4 -15.8 -21.9
Mar -0.5 -7.6 -13.6
Apr 9.3 2.3 -3.9
May 18.2 10.4 2.6
Jun 22.4 15.6 8.6
Jul 25.4 18.6 12
Aug 24.4 16.9 10
Sep 20.4 11.8 4.8
Oct 11.1 4.3 -1.1
Nov -0.8 -6.1 -10.5
Dec -10.3 -15.4 -20

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Prince Albert are March, February, and then December. 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 mid July with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of July 16th.

When can you find snow in Prince Albert? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to mid February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Prince Albert is often around around February 12th 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 Prince Albert.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Prince Albert (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 8% 9.5 0.9
Feb 5% 11.3 0.4
Mar 3% 10.2 0.5
Apr 11% 7.1 1.5
May 14% 0.8 1.8
Jun 27% 0 4.5
Jul 26% 0 3.4
Aug 15% 0 2.2
Sep 12% 0 1.6
Oct 11% 1.9 1.4
Nov 12% 3.8 1.6
Dec 7% 6.5 1.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 8 24.1 2.3
Feb 5 28.7 1
Mar 3 25.9 1.3
Apr 11 18 3.8
May 14 2 4.6
Jun 27 0 11.4
Jul 26 0 8.6
Aug 15 0 5.6
Sep 12 0 4.1
Oct 11 4.8 3.6
Nov 12 9.7 4.1
Dec 7 16.5 2.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Prince Albert has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is May (45.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (72.4%).

Wind in Prince Albert is usually calm. The windiest month is May, followed by April and June. May’s average wind speed of around 7.5 knots (8.6 MPH or 13.8 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 early May where average top sustained speeds reach 15 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 5.9 Light breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Feb 5.2 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Mar 6.3 Light breeze 12.6 Significant breeze
Apr 7.3 Gentle breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
May 7.5 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze
Jun 6.6 Light breeze 14 Significant breeze
Jul 5.9 Light breeze 13 Significant breeze
Aug 5.7 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Sep 5.9 Light breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Oct 6.3 Light breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Nov 6.1 Light breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
Dec 5.5 Light breeze 11 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 65.1%
Feb 61.2%
Mar 60.7%
Apr 53.9%
May 45.3%
Jun 59%
Jul 64.7%
Aug 65%
Sep 61.7%
Oct 68%
Nov 72.4%
Dec 68%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Prince Albert?

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 Prince Albert, 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 Prince Albert 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 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 Prince Albert Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 69.4°F (20.8°C) and 18.3°F (-7.6°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 4 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 5 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Prince Albert, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 70.4°F (21.3°C) and 21.6°F (-5.8°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 Prince Albert to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 20.8°F (-6.2°C) and 11.6°F (-11.3°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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