Warmest December on Record in Ontario

Posted by on Saturday, January 2, 2016

December in Ontario has been the warmest December on record.

In a summary of records from Environment Canada several major cities set records for mean temperatures.

Windsor 
New record of 4.7 
Old record of 3.1 in 2006 
Records began in 1940 

Hamilton 
New record of 3.7 
Old record of 1.6 in 2006 
Records began in 1959 

Welland 
New record of 4.6 
Old record of 2.9 in 2006 
Records began in 1872 

St. Catharines 
New record of 5.0 
Old record of 3.3 in 2006 
Records began in 1919 

Toronto City 
New record of 5.1 
Old record of 3.2 in 2001 
Records began in 1840 

Toronto Pearson Airport 
New record of 4.1 
Old record of 1.9 in 2006 
Records began in 1937 

Kitchener-Waterloo 
New record of 2.9 
Old record of 0.9 in 1923 
Records began in 1914 

Wiarton 
New record of 3.1 
Old record of 1.1 in 2006 
Records began in 1947 

Trenton 
New record of 3.9 
Old record of 1.5 in 2006 
Record began in 1935 

Ottawa 
New record of 1.2 
Old record of -1.4 in 2001 
Records began in 1938 

Sudbury 
New record of -1.3 
Old record of -3.7 in 2001 
Records begain in 1954 

Sault Ste Marie 
New record of 0.5 
Old record of -1.2 in 1994 and 2001 
Records began in 1945 

Timmins 
New record of -4.4 
Old record of -5.8 in 1994 
Records began in 1955 

Kapuskasing 
New record of -5.4 
Old record of -6.6 in 1994 
Records began in 1937 

Geraldton 
New record of -7.1 
Old record of -7.9 in 2006 
Records began in 1981 

Thunder Bay 
New record of -3.4 
Old record of -5.1 in 2001 
Records began in 1941 

Sioux Lookout 
New record of -7.9 
Old record of -8.1 in 1939 
Records began in 1938 

Kenora 
New record of -7.1 
Old record of -7.2 in both 1997 and 1939 
Records began in 1938 

Picke Lake 
New record of -9.8 
Old record of -10.7 in 2001 
Records began in 1990



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