Tugaske, Saskatchewan

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Tugaske is located in Saskatchewan
Tugaske
Tugaske
Magnify-clip.png
Location of Tugaske in Saskatchewan

Tugaske is a community in Saskatchewan.

It is nicknamed Gateway to Lake Diefenbaker. It is located near Eyebrow Lake, a prairie lake in the Qu'Appelle Valley, which shares its name with the town of Eyebrow. Both were named after an eybrow shaped hill also located in the Qu'Appelle Valley above Eyebrow Lake. The lake is 9 km long and 1 km wide. The lake is a bird sanctuary and is near Highway 627.

Highway 367 and Highway 627 intersect in the town.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Tugaske
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 12.8
(55)
15
(59)
21.7
(71.1)
32.8
(91)
38
(100)
41.5
(106.7)
41.1
(106)
42.2
(108)
39.4
(102.9)
32.2
(90)
23.9
(75)
18
(64)
42.2
(108)
Average high °C (°F) −9.9
(14.2)
−6.1
(21)
0.8
(33.4)
11
(52)
18.5
(65.3)
22.9
(73.2)
25.5
(77.9)
25.2
(77.4)
18.6
(65.5)
11.5
(52.7)
−0.1
(31.8)
−7.2
(19)
9.2
(48.6)
Daily mean °C (°F) −15.2
(4.6)
−11.1
(12)
−4.4
(24.1)
4.6
(40.3)
11.6
(52.9)
16.2
(61.2)
18.5
(65.3)
17.9
(64.2)
11.7
(53.1)
5.1
(41.2)
−4.9
(23.2)
−12.3
(9.9)
3.1
(37.6)
Average low °C (°F) −20.4
(−4.7)
−16.1
(3)
−9.5
(14.9)
−1.8
(28.8)
4.5
(40.1)
9.4
(48.9)
11.4
(52.5)
10.5
(50.9)
4.7
(40.5)
−1.3
(29.7)
−9.8
(14.4)
−17.4
(0.7)
−3
(27)
Record low °C (°F) −46.7
(−52.1)
−45
(−49)
−41.7
(−43.1)
−26.1
(−15)
−11.1
(12)
−5
(23)
0
(32)
−2.8
(27)
−13.9
(7)
−23.9
(−11)
−32.8
(−27)
−42
(−44)
−46.7
(−52.1)
Precipitation mm (inches) 17.8
(0.701)
14.6
(0.575)
19.8
(0.78)
22.9
(0.902)
51.8
(2.039)
67.9
(2.673)
63.6
(2.504)
44.1
(1.736)
31.9
(1.256)
19.9
(0.783)
14.6
(0.575)
18.6
(0.732)
387.6
(15.26)
Source: Environment Canada[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Environment Canada - Canadian Climate Normals 1971-2000—Canadian Climate Normals 1971–2000, accessed 22 December 2010

Coordinates: 50°52′30″N 106°17′12″W / 50.87500°N 106.28667°W / 50.87500; -106.28667