Record High Temperatures Across Alberta

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Friday, August 10, 2018
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Several high temperature records were broken across Alberta on Thursday.

A ridge of high pressure was responsible for the record-breaking high temperatures. 

The following locations set new record high temperatures today 

BANFF
New record of 32.1 
Old record of 31.4 set in 1991 
Records started in 1887 

CALGARY
New record of 34.0 
Old record of 32.7 set in 1991 
Records started in 1881 

CLARESHOLM
New record of 36.1 
Old record of 34.8 set in 2000 
Records started in 1951 

CORONATION
New record of 35.3 
Old record of 34.4 set in 1932 
Records started in 1912 

DRUMHELLER  
New record of 37.2 
Old record of 35.0 set in 1940 
Records started in 1923 

JASPER
New record of 34.1 
Old record of 31.8 set in 1981 
Records started in 1916 

PINCHER CREEK 
Tied record of 35.0 
Record of 34.0 set in 2000 
Records started in 1893 

RED DEER 
New record of 34.6 
Old record of 32.3 set in 1991 
Records started in 1904 

ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOUSE 
New record of 33.7 
Old record of 31.2 set in 1984 
Records started in 1915 

SUNDRE 
New record of 35.2 
Old record of 30.0 set in 1978 
Records started in 1908 

VAUXHALL 
New record of 35.5 
Old record of 35.0 set in 1930 
Records started in 1913 

WATERTON PARK GATE 
New record of 34.5 
Old record of 32.3 set in 2000 
Records started in 1976 

The following locations tied existing record high temperatures today 

EDMONTON   
Tied record of 32.5 
Record of 32.5 set in 1978 
Records started in 1959

Based on EC Data



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