The best times to visit Shaunavon for ideal weather are

June 18th to September 9th

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


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Weather in Shaunavon

Temperature

Average temperatures in Shaunavon vary an incredible amount. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 41st 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 Shaunavon, 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 80.9°F (27.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 52.9°F (11.6°C) at night.

Shaunavon Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Shaunavon 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.

Shaunavon Perceived Temperature (F)

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Shaunavon Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Shaunavon 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)
Jan24.614.34.8
Feb24.213.85.1
Mar37.525.816.9
Apr51.137.226.5
May62.848.937.7
Jun70.257.346.4
Jul79.364.752.5
Aug79.363.450.6
Sep70.954.642.5
Oct55.440.930.7
Nov3926.717.6
Dec22.712.94.3

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan-4.1-9.8-15.1
Feb-4.3-10.1-14.9
Mar3.1-3.4-8.4
Apr10.62.9-3.1
May17.19.43.2
Jun21.214.18
Jul26.318.211.4
Aug26.317.410.3
Sep21.612.65.8
Oct134.9-0.7
Nov3.9-2.9-8
Dec-5.2-10.6-15.4


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Shaunavon are February, January, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early February. For example, on the week of February 5th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late May to early June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of May 28th.

When can you find snow in Shaunavon? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around March, especially close to early March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Shaunavon 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 Shaunavon.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan3%10.70.3
Feb1%14.60.2
Mar3%15.70.4
Apr11%5.61.1
May19%2.12
Jun22%1.82.5
Jul12%01.5
Aug10%0.41.5
Sep11%0.71.2
Oct4%0.60.6
Nov3%20.4
Dec4%4.80.8

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan327.20.8
Feb137.10.5
Mar339.91
Apr1114.22.8
May195.35.1
Jun224.66.4
Jul1203.8
Aug1013.8
Sep111.83
Oct41.51.5
Nov35.11
Dec412.22

 

Humidity and Wind

Shaunavon has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is September (45.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (76%).

Wind in Shaunavon is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by May and April. January’s average wind speed of around 11 knots (12.6 MPH or 20.3 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late January where average top sustained speeds reach 20.4 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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
Jan11Significant breeze19.8Strong breeze
Feb9Gentle breeze16.2Significant breeze
Mar9.7Gentle breeze17.6Strong breeze
Apr10.5Gentle breeze18.3Strong breeze
May10.7Gentle breeze18.1Strong breeze
Jun9.7Gentle breeze17.4Strong breeze
Jul8.5Gentle breeze15.7Strong breeze
Aug8.3Gentle breeze15.2Significant breeze
Sep8.7Gentle breeze15.9Strong breeze
Oct9.5Gentle breeze16.9Significant breeze
Nov9.5Gentle breeze16.9Strong breeze
Dec8.8Gentle breeze16Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan70.1%
Feb74.2%
Mar66.9%
Apr52.9%
May48.3%
Jun54.6%
Jul49.3%
Aug46.3%
Sep45.5%
Oct55.9%
Nov66.2%
Dec76%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Shaunavon?

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 Shaunavon, 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 Shaunavon 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 Shaunavon Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 67.3°F (19.6°C) and 23.7°F (-4.6°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 6 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 3 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Shaunavon, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 72°F (22.2°C) and 31.7°F (-0.2°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 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 Shaunavon to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 28.7°F (-1.8°C) and 20.2°F (-6.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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