Thu 3 Dec 2020 18:40 MST

Edmonton Weather

Mainly Clear
Condition: Mainly Clear
Temperature: -2.8°C
Pressure: 102.1 kPa rising
Visibility: 32.2 km
Humidity: 67 %
Wind Chill: -7
Dewpoint: -8.1°C
Wind: S 13 km/h
Air Quality Health Index: N/A
Observed at: Edmonton Int'l Airport 6:00 PM MST Thursday 03 December 2020
Courtesy of Environment Canada

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Aurora Forecast
Written by Andy Kale   

This website provides a real-time monitor of geomagnetic activity in the Edmonton area (though larger activity can be seen Alberta-wide). Join over 66,000 people using our free email alert service to know if there may be aurora visible tonight.  The current probability of witnessing an aurora tonight is:

Chance of Aurora tonight 20 20%

Current geomagnetic activity plots for the Edmonton region (and similar magnetic latitudes).  Yesterdays information can be seen on the left, todays on the right. (Click on the image to enlarge).

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Todays magnetic activity

July 2018
Written by Andy Kale   

Despite being a very quiet July, the aurora did make a little show... Thanks go to and D and T Tanner.

June 2018
Written by Andy Kale   

Not much activity at the moment as we're still heading toward solar minimum. Hopefully cycle 25 will be more active! Thanks go to Jeff Loitz and D and T Tanner.

May 2018
Written by Andy Kale   

Great pictures from May! Thanks go to David Baxter, Adriene Bodungen, Rodger Philip, and David Marriott.

April 2018
Written by Andy Kale   

As winter drags on, some people manage to bring a touch of colour to the dark! Thanks go to Mike Giuffre, David Baxter, and Han Phung.

March 2018
Written by Andy Kale   

It takes a hardy breed to head out into the cold dark night. However, the rewards for the brave can be quite spectacular... Thanks go to D and T Tanner, and David Baxter.

Februrary 2018
Written by Andy Kale   

Great images from February!! Thanks go to Matt Melnyk, and Amanda Knihniski.