Weather

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Today is forecast to be Colder than yesterday.

-9 °C
Feels Like -23 °C
75% Humidity
N
3.2
Wind from SW
Gusts 3.2 km/h
Overcast
Overcast
Today
High -16 | Low -24 °C
20% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -12 | Low -23 °C
Precip. 0.0mm

Weather Radar

39.05 °N , 77.47 °W
Pressure 1041 hPa
Visibility 24.1 kilometers
Dew Point -26 °C
Rainfall 0 mm
UV 0.0 out of 12

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