Mixed Bag of Weather Ahead

Winnipeg will see pleasant summer weather on Monday and Wednesday while Tuesday brings cloudier, unsettled conditions.

Winnipeg will kick off the work week with a pretty beautiful day as temperatures soar to a high near 27°C under partly cloudy skies. Winds will also stay light too, out of the west at 10 to 20 km/h. This evening, cloud cover will begin to build into the region as a disturbance approaches from the west. Heading through the night, Winnipeg will see a chance of showers with the risk of a thunderstorm. Temperatures will dip to a low near 15°C.

Tuesday will bring mostly cloudy skies to the city as the disturbance moves through the Red River Valley. The cloud cover will keep temperatures a bit cooler with a high near 23°C. Winnipeg will see a continued chance for some showers with the risk of a thunderstorm through much of the day. The wind will pick up out of the northwest in the afternoon to around 30 km/h than ease in the evening. Skies will clear out late in the day in Winnipeg and temperatures will head to a low near 12°C.

Showers or thunderstorms will move across southern Manitoba Monday night through Tuesday.
Showers or thunderstorms will move across southern Manitoba Monday night through Tuesday.

Wednesday will bring plenty of sunshine back to the region with temperatures rebounding back into the upper 20’s. Winnipeg will see a high near 27°C with westerly winds near 20 km/h. Skies will stay clear on Wednesday night with a low near 13°C.

Long Range Outlook

An upper ridge will build over the region through the second half of the week, bringing significantly warmer temperatures. High temperatures in Winnipeg will climb towards 30°C by the weekend with partly cloudy skies expected both Thursday and Friday.

The heat hits in full this weekend, with daytime highs near 30°C and overnight lows near 20°C. Conditions will become more unsettled on the weekend as more humid conditions build into the region. Both Saturday and Sunday may bring the chance of showers and thunderstorms to the region.

Temperatures are forecast to moderate next week, with daytime highs in the mid- to upper-twenties and lows in the mid-teens.

Today’s seasonal daytime high in Winnipeg is 24°C while the seasonal overnight low is 12°C.



Brad lives in Winnipeg with his wife and two children and is the founder of A Weather Moment. He has loved weather from a very young age and has followed that passion through his life so far. He received a B.Sc. in Earth Sciences with Specialization in Atmospheric Sciences and is currently employed in the field of meteorology. You can find the author as @WeatherInThePeg on Twitter.