Radisson, Saskatchewan

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Radisson
Town
Main Street
Main Street
Radisson is located in Saskatchewan
Radisson
Radisson
Coordinates: 52°27′47″N 107°23′20″W / 52.463°N 107.389°W / 52.463; -107.389
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Region Saskatchewan
Census division 16
Founded 1905
Incorporated (Village) 1906
Incorporated (Town) 1913
Government
 • Mayor Myrna Condon
 • Governing body Radisson Town Council
Area
 • Total 2.07 km2 (0.80 sq mi)
Elevation 525 m (1,722 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 505
 • Density 243.6/km2 (631/sq mi)
Time zone CST
Postal code S0K 3L0
Area code(s) 306
Highways Highway 16
Highway 340
Website Town of Radisson
[2][3]

Radisson is a town in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada. It was named after Pierre-Esprit Radisson (1636–1710), an explorer who was instrumental in the creation of Hudson's Bay Company.

Retired NHL player Bill Hajt was born in Radisson.

Demographics[edit]

Transportation[edit]

The community is served by Radisson Airport which is located adjacent to Radisson.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Radisson
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 9
(48)
12
(54)
19
(66)
30.5
(86.9)
36
(97)
41
(106)
37.5
(99.5)
38
(100)
35.6
(96.1)
30
(86)
17.2
(63)
9
(48)
41
(106)
Average high °C (°F) −10.7
(12.7)
−8.1
(17.4)
0.6
(33.1)
10.3
(50.5)
19.3
(66.7)
23.3
(73.9)
25.1
(77.2)
24.1
(75.4)
18.1
(64.6)
11.1
(52)
−2.1
(28.2)
−10.1
(13.8)
8.5
(47.3)
Daily mean °C (°F) −15.9
(3.4)
−13.5
(7.7)
−4.8
(23.4)
4.4
(39.9)
11.7
(53.1)
16
(61)
17.9
(64.2)
16.6
(61.9)
10.9
(51.6)
4.5
(40.1)
−6.8
(19.8)
−15
(5)
2.2
(36)
Average low °C (°F) −21.2
(−6.2)
−18.9
(−2)
−10.3
(13.5)
−2.5
(27.5)
4.1
(39.4)
8.6
(47.5)
10.6
(51.1)
9.1
(48.4)
3.8
(38.8)
−2.2
(28)
−11.5
(11.3)
−19.8
(−3.6)
−4.2
(24.4)
Record low °C (°F) −42
(−44)
−41
(−42)
−34
(−29)
−26.7
(−16.1)
−8
(18)
−4
(25)
3.9
(39)
−2
(28)
−9
(16)
−26
(−15)
−34
(−29)
−44
(−47)
−44
(−47)
Precipitation mm (inches) 14.1
(0.555)
10.3
(0.406)
15.6
(0.614)
31.9
(1.256)
53
(2.09)
59.3
(2.335)
72.5
(2.854)
46
(1.81)
36.6
(1.441)
19.2
(0.756)
18.7
(0.736)
16.1
(0.634)
393.2
(15.48)
Source: Environment Canada[7]

See also[edit]

Radisson Hotel on Railway Avenue

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Statistics Canada. Government of Canada. Retrieved 2014-08-21. 
  2. ^ National Archives, Archivia Net. "Post Offices and Postmasters". Retrieved 2014-08-21. 
  3. ^ Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home. "Municipal Directory System". Retrieved 2014-08-21. 
  4. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2013-09-03. 
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2009-02-24. 
  6. ^ "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. Retrieved {{{2001_access_date}}}.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  7. ^ Environment Canada - Canadian Climate Normals 1971-2000—Canadian Climate Normals 1971–2000, accessed 19 December 2010

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 52°27′47″N 107°23′20″W / 52.463°N 107.389°W / 52.463; -107.389 (Radisson)