The best times to visit Three Hills for ideal weather are

June 18th 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 Three Hills Travel Info

Weather in Three Hills

Temperature

Average temperatures in Three Hills vary drastically. 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 less temperate than some — in the 35th 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 Three Hills, 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 49.7°F (9.8°C) at night.

Three Hills Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Three Hills 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.

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Three Hills Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Three Hills 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 27.5 16.6 7.6
Feb 27 15.1 5.6
Mar 38.5 25.5 16
Apr 51.6 37.5 25.6
May 64.6 50.1 36.5
Jun 70.8 57.3 45.1
Jul 77.2 62.3 49.2
Aug 76.7 60.2 46.4
Sep 70.6 53 38.6
Oct 56.4 40.5 28.8
Nov 37.1 24.3 14.3
Dec 22.8 12.1 3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -2.5 -8.6 -13.6
Feb -2.8 -9.4 -14.7
Mar 3.6 -3.6 -8.9
Apr 10.9 3.1 -3.6
May 18.1 10.1 2.5
Jun 21.6 14.1 7.3
Jul 25.1 16.8 9.6
Aug 24.8 15.7 8
Sep 21.4 11.7 3.7
Oct 13.6 4.7 -1.8
Nov 2.8 -4.3 -9.8
Dec -5.1 -11.1 -16.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Three Hills are February, December, and then January. 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 Three Hills? 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 Three Hills.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Three Hills (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 2% 0 0.3
Feb 1% 0 0.2
Mar 4% 0 0.3
Apr 8% 0 0.8
May 19% 0 2.3
Jun 26% 0 3
Jul 16% 0 2.2
Aug 14% 0 2.8
Sep 13% 0 1.3
Oct 3% 0 0.3
Nov 6% 0 0.6
Dec 2% 0 0.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 2 0 0.8
Feb 1 0 0.5
Mar 4 0 0.8
Apr 8 0 2
May 19 0 5.8
Jun 26 0 7.6
Jul 16 0 5.6
Aug 14 0 7.1
Sep 13 0 3.3
Oct 3 0 0.8
Nov 6 0 1.5
Dec 2 0 0.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Three Hills has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is May (44.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (72.2%).

Wind in Three Hills is usually moderate. The windiest month is May, followed by April and January. May’s average wind speed of around 10.7 knots (12.3 MPH or 19.9 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 mid May 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 Three Hills.

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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 10.1 Gentle breeze 17.1 Strong breeze
Feb 8.9 Gentle breeze 15.4 Significant breeze
Mar 9.1 Gentle breeze 15.9 Strong breeze
Apr 10.3 Gentle breeze 17.8 Strong breeze
May 10.7 Gentle breeze 18.5 Strong breeze
Jun 9.9 Gentle breeze 17.3 Strong breeze
Jul 8.3 Gentle breeze 15.1 Strong breeze
Aug 7.6 Gentle breeze 14 Significant breeze
Sep 8.9 Gentle breeze 16.1 Strong breeze
Oct 9.1 Gentle breeze 16.2 Significant breeze
Nov 9.1 Gentle breeze 15.9 Strong breeze
Dec 8.4 Gentle breeze 15.1 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 65.3%
Feb 69.4%
Mar 64.5%
Apr 51.3%
May 44.2%
Jun 55.6%
Jul 60.1%
Aug 59.9%
Sep 50.4%
Oct 55%
Nov 64.3%
Dec 72.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Three Hills?

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 Three Hills, 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 Three Hills 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 Three Hills Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 68.1°F (20.1°C) and 27.2°F (-2.7°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 4 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Three Hills, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 70.9°F (21.6°C) and 29.8°F (-1.2°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 4 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 Three Hills to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 30.9°F (-0.6°C) and 21°F (-6.1°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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