The best times to visit Vermilion for ideal weather are
June 11th to September 9th
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Weather in Vermilion
Average temperatures in Vermilion 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 Vermilion, 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 77.5°F (25.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 50.6°F (10.3°C) at night.
Vermilion Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Vermilion Temperatures (Celsius)
Vermilion Perceived Temperature (F)
Vermilion Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Vermilion Temperatures by Month
|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 Vermilion are February, December, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late January and early February. For example, on the week of January 29th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of June 18th.
When can you find snow in Vermilion? 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 Vermilion.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Vermilion (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
Vermilion has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is May (42.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (73.3%).
Wind in Vermilion is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and January. April’s average wind speed of around 7.6 knots (8.8 MPH or 14.2 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 14.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Vermilion.
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||6.6||Light breeze||12||Significant breeze|
|Feb||5.8||Light breeze||10.7||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||6.6||Light breeze||11.9||Significant breeze|
|Apr||7.6||Gentle breeze||13.7||Significant breeze|
|May||7.4||Gentle breeze||13.9||Significant breeze|
|Jun||5.9||Light breeze||11.9||Significant breeze|
|Jul||5.2||Light breeze||10.4||Significant breeze|
|Aug||4.9||Light breeze||9.9||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||5.5||Light breeze||10.9||Significant breeze|
|Oct||6.5||Light breeze||12.1||Significant breeze|
|Nov||6.4||Light breeze||11.4||Significant breeze|
|Dec||5.7||Light breeze||10.4||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Vermilion?
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 Vermilion, 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 Vermilion 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 Vermilion Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 69.2°F (20.7°C) and 21.9°F (-5.6°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 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 the most precipitation with 4 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Vermilion, 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 25.1°F (-3.8°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 Vermilion to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 26.6°F (-3°C) and 15.4°F (-9.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 1 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.