Best time to visit Alberta

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Below are the temperatures expected today at popular destinations in Alberta. Select a destination to compare today's forecast with average weather conditions.

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When is the best time to visit Alberta?

The best time to visit Alberta (Calgary) is July based on the following average weather conditions.

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Max Day Temperature (°C)

  • -5°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Alberta (Calgary)-5
  • -1°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Alberta (Calgary)-1
  • 3°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Alberta (Calgary)3
  • 10°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Alberta (Calgary)10
  • 16°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Alberta (Calgary)16
  • 20°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Alberta (Calgary)20
  • 23°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Alberta (Calgary)23
  • 22°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Alberta (Calgary)22
  • 17°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Alberta (Calgary)17
  • 12°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Alberta (Calgary)12
  • 3°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Alberta (Calgary)3
  • -3°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Alberta (Calgary)-3

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The weather guide for Alberta (Calgary) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.

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Alberta overview

Waterton Lake National Park, Alberta, Canada © Korkeakoski -
Waterton Lake National Park, Alberta, Canada © Korkeakoski -

Which is the hottest month in Alberta?

The hottest time of year in Calgary, Alberta is normally July. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 23°C.

Which month has the most rain in Alberta?

In terms of rainfall, June is usually the wettest month in Calgary, Alberta with 79mm on average. There are normally 12 days in June with some rain.

When is it sunniest in Alberta?

The sunniest time of year in Calgary, Alberta is normally July with bright sunshine on average for 63% of daylight hours; that's 10 hours of sunshine per day.

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