Climate in Banff (Alberta), Canada

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from weather station: Banff, Canada.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Weather Forecasts for Banff (Alberta)

WED May 05
7°C | -5°C

Patchy rain possible

THU May 06
11°C | 0°C

Partly cloudy

FRI May 07
9°C | 1°C

Patchy rain possible

The best time of year to visit Banff in Canada

Banff is a town within Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada. It is located in Alberta's Rockies.

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • During the month of July and August you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).
  • Banff has dry periods in February, May, June, July, August, September and October.
  • The coldest season / winter is in the months of January, February and December.
  • The warmest month is August with an average maximum temperature of 22°C (71°F).
  • The coldest month is December with an average maximum temperature of -5°C (23°F).
  • November is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • July is the driest month.
What to do in Banff?
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