Winfield, Alberta

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Winfield is located in Alberta
Winfield
Winfield
Location of Winfield Alberta

Winfield is a hamlet in Alberta, Canada within the County of Wetaskiwin No. 10.[1] It is located at the intersection of Highway 13 and Highway 20, approximately 70 kilometres (43 mi) west of Wetaskiwin.

Climate[edit]

Climate type is dominated by the winter season, a long, bitterly cold period with short, clear days, relatively little precipitation mostly in the form of snow, and low humidity. The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Dfc" (Continental Subarctic Climate).[2]

Climate data for Winfield
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 14
(57)
17
(63)
19
(66)
28.5
(83.3)
31
(88)
30.6
(87.1)
31.7
(89.1)
32.5
(90.5)
32.5
(90.5)
28.5
(83.3)
20
(68)
17.5
(63.5)
32.5
(90.5)
Average high °C (°F) −4.6
(23.7)
−1.6
(29.1)
3.1
(37.6)
10.3
(50.5)
16
(61)
19.2
(66.6)
21.4
(70.5)
20.6
(69.1)
16
(61)
10.7
(51.3)
1.4
(34.5)
−3.4
(25.9)
9.1
(48.4)
Daily mean °C (°F) −10
(14)
−7.4
(18.7)
−2.6
(27.3)
4.1
(39.4)
9.4
(48.9)
12.9
(55.2)
15.2
(59.4)
14.2
(57.6)
9.7
(49.5)
4.6
(40.3)
−3.8
(25.2)
−8.6
(16.5)
3.1
(37.6)
Average low °C (°F) −15.5
(4.1)
−13.2
(8.2)
−8.2
(17.2)
−2.2
(28)
2.7
(36.9)
6.6
(43.9)
8.9
(48)
7.8
(46)
3.3
(37.9)
−1.4
(29.5)
−8.9
(16)
−13.8
(7.2)
−2.8
(27)
Record low °C (°F) −43
(−45)
−40
(−40)
−35.5
(−31.9)
−26
(−15)
−13
(9)
−2.8
(27)
0
(32)
−4
(25)
−7.5
(18.5)
−26.5
(−15.7)
−37
(−35)
−44.5
(−48.1)
−44.5
(−48.1)
Precipitation mm (inches) 24.7
(0.972)
16.8
(0.661)
20.3
(0.799)
25.9
(1.02)
68.7
(2.705)
113.3
(4.461)
119.9
(4.72)
93.1
(3.665)
60.7
(2.39)
26.1
(1.028)
21.6
(0.85)
21.1
(0.831)
612
(24.09)
Source: Environment Canada[3]

Demographics[edit]

As a designated place in the 2011 Census, Winfield had a population of 224 living in 79 of its 194 total dwellings, a -10% change from its 2006 population of 249. With a land area of 1.12 km2 (0.43 sq mi), it had a population density of 200.0/km2 (518/sq mi) in 2011.[4]

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Coordinates: 52°57′55″N 114°25′23″W / 52.96528°N 114.42306°W / 52.96528; -114.42306 (Winfield)