Hague, Saskatchewan

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Hague
Town
Post Office on Railway Street
Post Office on Railway Street
Hague, Saskatchewan is located in Saskatchewan
Hague, Saskatchewan
Location of Hague in Saskatchewan
Coordinates: 52°30′N 106°25′W / 52.50°N 106.42°W / 52.50; -106.42
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Region Saskatchewan
Village Incorporated 1903
Town Incorporated 1991
Government
 • Mayor Patricia Wagner
 • Administrator Deanna Braun
 • Governing body Hague Town Council
Area
 • Land 1.08 km2 (0.42 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 878
 • Density 815.5/km2 (2,112/sq mi)
Time zone CST
Postal code S0K 1X0
Area code(s) 306
Highways Highway 11
Website Official Site

Hague is a small rural town in Saskatchewan, Canada, located approximately 47 kilometers north of Saskatoon. Hague was established in the late nineteenth century as a Mennonite community farming the fertile land in the area.

Hague is growing due to its relatively low cost of living compared to Saskatoon. However, the town's connection to the farming community remains strong.

Hague has a school, arena (with hockey and curling), grocery store, hardware store, Credit Union, post office, two restaurants, three gas stations, and a vehicle dealership named Valley Ford. Construction on Highway 11 North was completed July 2011, twinning the Highway between Hague and Saskatoon.

History[edit]

Hague was first settled by farmers in the late 1800s and early 1900s.

Demographics[edit]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Hague
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 6
(43)
6
(43)
15
(59)
31.1
(88)
35
(95)
40
(104)
37
(99)
37
(99)
34
(93)
28.3
(82.9)
18.9
(66)
6.7
(44.1)
40
(104)
Average high °C (°F) −12.7
(9.1)
−9.3
(15.3)
−2.5
(27.5)
9.5
(49.1)
18.5
(65.3)
22.3
(72.1)
24.4
(75.9)
23.4
(74.1)
17
(63)
10.4
(50.7)
−2.6
(27.3)
−11.1
(12)
7.3
(45.1)
Daily mean °C (°F) −17.9
(−0.2)
−14.4
(6.1)
−7.5
(18.5)
3.6
(38.5)
11.6
(52.9)
15.7
(60.3)
17.6
(63.7)
16.4
(61.5)
10.5
(50.9)
4.3
(39.7)
−6.9
(19.6)
−15.8
(3.6)
1.4
(34.5)
Average low °C (°F) −23.1
(−9.6)
−19.5
(−3.1)
−12.4
(9.7)
−2.4
(27.7)
4.7
(40.5)
9
(48)
10.7
(51.3)
9.3
(48.7)
4.1
(39.4)
−1.9
(28.6)
−11.2
(11.8)
−20.5
(−4.9)
−4.4
(24.1)
Record low °C (°F) −47.8
(−54)
−41
(−42)
−40
(−40)
−31.1
(−24)
−11
(12)
−2
(28)
0
(32)
−2.8
(27)
−8.9
(16)
−21
(−6)
−33
(−27)
−41.7
(−43.1)
−47.8
(−54)
Precipitation mm (inches) 21.6
(0.85)
14.1
(0.555)
19.4
(0.764)
25.1
(0.988)
47.5
(1.87)
63.5
(2.5)
76.5
(3.012)
47.4
(1.866)
37.8
(1.488)
16.1
(0.634)
18.6
(0.732)
20.9
(0.823)
408.5
(16.083)
Source: Environment Canada[2]
Business District
Railway Street

Hockey[edit]

NHL player Robyn Regehr wrote a letter to the NHLPA's Goals & Dreams program. Hague received $30,000 which was used to purchase a new ice re-surfacer.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. 
  2. ^ Environment Canada Canadian Climate Normals 1971–2000, accessed 27 July 2010
  3. ^ NHLPA, Goals & Dreams Hague Partnership Information, retrieved 2007-07-21 

External links[edit]

North: Rosthern
West: Hepburn Hague East: Blumenthal
South: Neuanlage

Coordinates: 52°30′N 106°25′W / 52.500°N 106.417°W / 52.500; -106.417