Frontier, Saskatchewan

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Frontier
Village
Ex. Saskatchewan Wheat Pool
Ex. Saskatchewan Wheat Pool
Frontier is located in Saskatchewan
Frontier
Frontier
Location of Frontier in Saskatchewan
Coordinates: 49°11′59″N 108°34′01″W / 49.199738°N 108.56703°W / 49.199738; -108.56703
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Region Saskatchewan
Census division No. 4
Rural Municipality No. 19
Post office Founded 1917
Government
 • Mayor Connie Korsberg
 • Administrator Barb Webber
 • Governing body Frontier Town Council
 • MP Cypress Hills—Grasslands David L. Anderson (CON)
 • MLA Cypress Hills Wayne Elhard
Area
 • Total 0.93 km2 (0.36 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 351
 • Density 376.9/km2 (976/sq mi)
Time zone CST
Postal code S0N 0W0
Area code(s) 306
Highways Highway 43
Highway 4
Website Official Website
[2][3]

Frontier is a small village in the rural municipality of Frontier No. 19, Saskatchewan, Canada. The population was 351 in the 2011 Canada Census. Frontier is on Highway 18 and is served by the Frontier Airport located (3.7 km) south of the town.

History[edit]

The Frontier post office was founded in 1917.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Frontier
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 13
(55)
19
(66)
22.5
(72.5)
30
(86)
35
(95)
37.5
(99.5)
38
(100)
38.5
(101.3)
35
(95)
32
(90)
23.5
(74.3)
13
(55)
38.5
(101.3)
Average high °C (°F) −5.8
(21.6)
−2.1
(28.2)
4.8
(40.6)
12.9
(55.2)
19.1
(66.4)
23.6
(74.5)
26.8
(80.2)
27
(81)
19.8
(67.6)
12.6
(54.7)
1.7
(35.1)
−3.6
(25.5)
11.4
(52.5)
Daily mean °C (°F) −11.5
(11.3)
−7.8
(18)
−1
(30)
5.8
(42.4)
11.9
(53.4)
16.4
(61.5)
18.8
(65.8)
18.8
(65.8)
12.2
(54)
5.6
(42.1)
−3.6
(25.5)
−9.1
(15.6)
4.7
(40.5)
Average low °C (°F) −17.2
(1)
−13.5
(7.7)
−6.8
(19.8)
−1.3
(29.7)
4.6
(40.3)
9.1
(48.4)
10.7
(51.3)
10.4
(50.7)
4.5
(40.1)
−1.4
(29.5)
−9
(16)
−14.6
(5.7)
−2
(28)
Record low °C (°F) −41.5
(−42.7)
−43
(−45)
−35
(−31)
−20.5
(−4.9)
−6.5
(20.3)
−2
(28)
3
(37)
−1
(30)
−11.5
(11.3)
−29
(−20)
−35
(−31)
−40
(−40)
−43
(−45)
Precipitation mm (inches) 14
(0.55)
11.3
(0.445)
20.1
(0.791)
27.7
(1.091)
55.6
(2.189)
66.4
(2.614)
46.5
(1.831)
41.6
(1.638)
21.5
(0.846)
16.1
(0.634)
19.6
(0.772)
13.6
(0.535)
354.1
(13.941)
Source: Environment Canada[7]

Attractions[edit]

  • Frontier & District Golf Course, a 9-hole facility located in Frontier, it also features all the hallmarks of Saskatchewan golf.

Education[edit]

Frontier School offers Kindergarten through grade 12 and is in the Chinook School Division.

Notable people[edit]

NHL players, Rhett Warrener and Braydon Coburn, along with Conservative MP David L. Anderson.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Statistics Canada. Government of Canada. Retrieved 2014-04-22. 
  2. ^ a b National Archives, Archivia Net. "Post Offices and Postmasters". Retrieved 2014-04-22. 
  3. ^ Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home. "Municipal Directory System". Retrieved 2014-04-22. 
  4. ^ "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2014-04-22. 
  5. ^ "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2014-04-22. 
  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, accessed 27 July 2010

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Coordinates: 49°11′56″N 108°34′01″W / 49.199°N 108.567°W / 49.199; -108.567