Manitoba sets daily minimum temperature records


It was quite cold across Manitoba on Thursday and several areas set new daily minimum temperature records.


Temperatures have since moderate to more seasonal values.


Here is the list:


Berens River Area

New record of -6.6

Old record of -6.1 set in 1917

Records in this area have been kept since 1905


Carberry Area

New record of -3.1

Old record of -2.8 set in 1965

Records in this area have been kept since 1962


Dauphin Area

New record of -5.6

Old record of -3.5 set in 2019

Records in this area have been kept since 1890


Fisher Branch Area

New record of -7.4

Old record of -5.3 set in 2004

Records in this area have been kept since 1960


Gimli Area

New record of -5.1

Old record of -5.0 set in 1947

Records in this area have been kept since 1944


Grand Rapids Area

New record of -5.0

Old record of -2.8 set in 1965

Records in this area have been kept since 1960


Lynn Lake Area

New record of -7.2

Old record of -6.1 set in 1969

Records in this area have been kept since 1952


Mccreary Area

New record of -4.2

Old record of -2.1 set in 2019

Records in this area have been kept since 1968


Oak Point Area

New record of -3.0

Old record of -2.0 set in 1984

Records in this area have been kept since 1970


Pinawa Area

New record of -3.4

Old record of -2.8 set in 1947

Records in this area have been kept since 1915


Pine Falls Area

New record of -1.4

Old record of -0.6 set in 1965

Records in this area have been kept since 1922


Steinbach Area

New record of -3.1

Old record of -3.0 set in 1984

Records in this area have been kept since 1956


Swan River Area

New record of -4.1

Old record of -1.7 set in 1965

Records in this area have been kept since 1960


Portage La Prairie Area tied a daily minimum temperature record of -2.2 that was set in 1924. Records in that area have been kept since 1886


Data Source: Environment and Climate Change Canada