The best times to visit Sherwood Park for ideal weather are

June 4th 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 Sherwood Park Travel Info

Weather in Sherwood Park

Temperature

Average temperatures in Sherwood Park 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 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 Sherwood Park, 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 77.8°F (25.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 51.8°F (11°C) at night.

Sherwood Park Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Sherwood Park 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.

Sherwood Park Perceived Temperature (F)

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Sherwood Park Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Sherwood Park 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 26.4 14.3 3.8
Feb 27.5 13.5 1.8
Mar 37.8 24.2 13
Apr 51.1 38.2 27.1
May 65.8 51.8 37.6
Jun 72.2 59.2 46.2
Jul 77.4 63.7 50.7
Aug 75.9 61.2 48.1
Sep 69.3 52.8 39
Oct 54.3 40.8 29.7
Nov 35.4 24.5 15.2
Dec 21.3 10 0

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -3.1 -9.8 -15.7
Feb -2.5 -10.3 -16.8
Mar 3.2 -4.3 -10.6
Apr 10.6 3.4 -2.7
May 18.8 11 3.1
Jun 22.3 15.1 7.9
Jul 25.2 17.6 10.4
Aug 24.4 16.2 8.9
Sep 20.7 11.6 3.9
Oct 12.4 4.9 -1.3
Nov 1.9 -4.2 -9.3
Dec -5.9 -12.2 -17.8

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Sherwood Park are March, October, and then April. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early April. For example, on the week of April 2nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid July with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of July 9th.

When can you find snow in Sherwood Park? Weather stations report no annual snow. 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 Sherwood Park.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Sherwood Park (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 11% 0 0.8
Feb 7% 0 0.6
Mar 4% 0 0.4
Apr 7% 0 0.8
May 8% 0 1.1
Jun 13% 0 1.1
Jul 19% 0 2.4
Aug 7% 0 0.8
Sep 7% 0 0.8
Oct 5% 0 0.5
Nov 7% 0 0.6
Dec 11% 0 1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 11 0 2
Feb 7 0 1.5
Mar 4 0 1
Apr 7 0 2
May 8 0 2.8
Jun 13 0 2.8
Jul 19 0 6.1
Aug 7 0 2
Sep 7 0 2
Oct 5 0 1.3
Nov 7 0 1.5
Dec 11 0 2.5

 

Humidity and Wind

Sherwood Park has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is May (42.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (69.8%).

Wind in Sherwood Park is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and October. April’s average wind speed of around 5.3 knots (6.2 MPH or 9.9 KPH) is considered “a light 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 11.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 4.2 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Feb 3.7 Barely noticeable 7.6 Gentle breeze
Mar 4.1 Light breeze 8.2 Gentle breeze
Apr 5.3 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
May 5.2 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
Jun 4.4 Light breeze 9.4 Gentle breeze
Jul 4.1 Light breeze 8.6 Gentle breeze
Aug 3.7 Barely noticeable 8.2 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.1 Light breeze 9 Gentle breeze
Oct 4.5 Light breeze 9.6 Gentle breeze
Nov 4 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Dec 3.5 Barely noticeable 7.1 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 65%
Feb 65.7%
Mar 60.6%
Apr 51.5%
May 42.7%
Jun 54.2%
Jul 60.1%
Aug 60.1%
Sep 55.8%
Oct 56.8%
Nov 66.1%
Dec 69.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Sherwood Park?

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 Sherwood Park, 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 Sherwood Park 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 46.8 in December means 46.8% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Sherwood Park Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 69.6°F (20.9°C) and 27°F (-2.8°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 2 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 2 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Sherwood Park, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 71.1°F (21.7°C) and 28.1°F (-2.2°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 2 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 Sherwood Park to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 31.5°F (-0.3°C) and 19.4°F (-7°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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