Banff weather in July (Alberta, Canada)

Curious about the July weather in Banff? This guide provides all the details you need.

In July, Banff generally has moderate temperatures and moderate rainfall. July is a summer month. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 18°C, while night temperatures can drop to 4°C. On average, it is the month with the highest temperature of the year.

Banff in July usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 94 mm for the month. Rain is expected on roughly 12 days.

The city usually sees around 255 hours of sunlight, indicating many sunny days.

If you're a fan of comfortable temperatures and drier conditions, July is a great time to visit. July and August generally stand out with the best circumstances. While January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November and December tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Banff climate page with graphs.


Banff, monthly averages in July

Min Temperature 4°C  
Max Temperature 18°C  
Chance of Rain 39%  
Precipitation 94 mm  
Rainy days 12 days  
Humidity 39%  
Sunshine 255 hours  
Percentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Canada in July

Find out more about the weather in Canada in July and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Banff in July?

For visitors traveling to Banff, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in July.

Outdoor sports

Interested in more climate information?

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