Eight communities set unofficial record high temps

Jul 25, 2023 | 10:46am

Saskatchewan was the hot spot in Canada for a few hours yesterday as a big ridge of high pressure settled in. Eight communities set unofficial record highs, including 38.7 degrees in Maple Creek, breaking a record of 36.1 set in 1944, and Leader, whose 38.5 high temp eclipsed the old record of 38.3 set in […]

The heatwave returns to Regina just in time for the Labor Day Classic

Sep 4, 2022 | 8:14am

The heat wave continues for Regina and the surrounding areas. Environment and Climate Change Canada issued a heat warning for the city since we’re expecting highs around 33 degrees over the next two days. This is just in time as thousands of people get ready to flood into Mosaic Stadium for the Labour Day Classic […]

Southern Sask. summer hotter and drier than average in 2020

Sep 2, 2020 | 5:08am

Summer 2020 in southern Saskatchewan is being described as drier and warmer than normal. Environment Canada senior climatologist David Phillips says summer rainfall was 75 percent of average in Regina. He adds there were 16 days when the thermometer passed 30 degrees, two days more than usual. He says September will be warmer than usual. […]